Irene May Lewis

1900–1954 (Age 53)
West Camp, Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States

The Life of Irene May

When Irene May Lewis was born on 11 March 1900, in West Camp, Saugerties, Ulster, New York, United States, her father, James Elliot Lewis, was 18 and her mother, Sarah Luella Tice, was 17. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Oscar Leroy Schlenker. She lived in Ulster, New York, United States in 1935 and Catskill, Catskill, Greene, New York, United States in 1940. She died in 1954, in Kingston, Ulster, New York, United States, at the age of 54.

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Irene May Lewis
Oscar Leroy Schlenker
Bertran Leroy Schlenker
Margaret Louise Schlenker
Luella I Schlenker

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 16

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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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  • Irene M Schlenker in household of Oscar L Schlenker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Irene Schlenker in household of Oscar Schlenker, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Asena M Lewis in household of Charles Lewis, "United States Census, 1900"

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