Hiram " Buddy" Lewis

1892–1969 (Age 77)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Hiram " Buddy"

When Hiram " Buddy" Lewis was born in April 1892, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Abijah Lewis, was 26 and his mother, Martha Jane Nolan, was 18. He married Sallie Ann Lewis on 11 July 1914, in Knott, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Wooton, Leslie, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Magisterial District 2, Leslie, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 15 July 1969, in Leslie, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 77.

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Hiram " Buddy" Lewis
Sallie Ann Lewis
Marriage: 11 July 1914
Sophia Lewis
Lillie Lewis
Oma Lewis

Spouse & Children

11 July 1914
Knott, Kentucky, United States


  • Sophia Lewis


  • Male1917–1951Male

  • Oma Lewis


Parents & Siblings

  • Abijah Lewis


  • Female1874–1963Female



+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Historical Boundaries - 1894: Leslie, Kentucky, United States
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 21

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Hiram Lewis in household of Bige Lewis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Hiram Lewis, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hiram Lewis, "United States Census, 1920"

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