Amanda Eldean Lewis

1 January 1931–1 September 1987 (Age 56)
San Saba, Texas, United States

The Life of Amanda Eldean

When Amanda Eldean Lewis was born on 1 January 1931, in San Saba, Texas, United States, her father, John Henry Lewis, was 40 and her mother, Maudie Novella Johnson, was 33. She married Charles A. Light on 7 June 1947, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 1 September 1987, in Hopkins, Texas, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Sulphur Springs City Cemetery, Sulphur Springs, Hopkins, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles A. Light
Amanda Eldean Lewis
Marriage: 7 June 1947
Michael N. Light

Spouse and Children

7 June 1947
Texas, United States


    Michael N. Light


Parents and Siblings

    John Henry Lewis


    Maudie Novella Johnson




    Raymond Lewis


    Ruby Clementine Lewis



    J D Lewis


    Katherine Audrey Lewis


+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 0

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Age 1

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 16

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

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 (2)

  • Unknown, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"
  • Amenda Eldean Lewis in entry for Michael Neil Light, "Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997"

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