Lewis Gilbert Aines

14 July 1857–11 February 1936 (Age 78)
Whiting, Addison, Vermont, United States

The Life of Lewis Gilbert

When Lewis Gilbert Aines was born on 14 July 1857, in Whiting, Addison, Vermont, United States, his father, Zebulon Aines, was 28 and his mother, Geneviève Virginie Lefebvre, was 27. He married Martha Elizabeth Hopkins on 15 October 1884, in Clinton, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Mission, Johnson, Kansas, United States in 1910. He died on 11 February 1936, in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Gilbert Aines
Martha Elizabeth Hopkins
Marriage: 15 October 1884
Lewis Hopkins Aines
Carroll Hamilton Aines
Virginia Elizabeth Aines

Spouse and Children

15 October 1884
Clinton, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Zebulon Aines


    Geneviève Virginie Lefebvre




+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 24

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Øynes, from øy ‘island’ + nes ‘headland’, ‘promontory’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Louis G Aines, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lewis G Aines, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lewis G Aines, "United States Census, 1910"

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