Margaret Jane Lewis

17 December 1841–4 April 1933 (Age 91)
Conemaugh Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Margaret Jane

When Margaret Jane Lewis was born on 17 December 1841, in Conemaugh Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, David Thomas Lewis, was 37 and her mother, Jane Davies, was 36. She had at least 6 sons and 2 daughters with William Richard Hughes. She lived in Cambria Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850 and Carroll Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. She died on 4 April 1933, in Westmont, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Cambria Township, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Richard Hughes
1837–1901
Margaret Jane Lewis
1841–1933
Anna Jane Hughes
1862–1943
Richard Addison Hughes
1865–1926
William Luther Hughes
1868–1944
David Lewis Hughes
1870–1899
Jonathan Hughes
1875–1951
Mason Thomas Hughes
1877–
Bert J. Hughes
1881–1966
Edna May Hughes
1884–1971

Spouse and Children

children

(8)

    Anna Jane Hughes

    Female1862–1943Female

    Richard Addison Hughes

    Male1865–1926Male

    William Luther Hughes

    Male1868–1944Male

    David Lewis Hughes

    Male1870–1899Male

    Jonathan Hughes

    Male1875–1951Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 22

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1865

Age 24

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Like the French name Louis, which is derived from Ludovicus, from the Old German name Ludwig. A root is "lautwig," meaning illustrious warrior. From this name come the old female names Lewes and Lewisa, from whence comes the modern name Louisa. Louise is a French form of Lewis. Liusaidh is a Gaelic form of Louisa. Luthais is a Gaelic form of Lewis. Loeys is an Anglo-Norman form of Lewis.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Lewis in household of David L Lewis, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Margaret Hughes in household of William R Hughes, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Margaret Hughes in entry for Wm R Rowland and Annie J Hughes, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.