Mary Drucilla Passey

23 August 1894–31 October 1959 (Age 65)
Lanark, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States

The Life of Mary Drucilla

When Mary Drucilla Passey was born on 23 August 1894, in Lanark, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, her father, John Thomas Passey, was 34 and her mother, Annie Maria Neat, was 29. She married Ezra Joynes Lewis on 1 April 1911, in Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States for about 15 years and Conda Election Precinct, Caribou, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 31 October 1959, in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Paris Cemetery, Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ezra Joynes Lewis
1889–1981
Mary Drucilla Passey
1894–1959
Marriage: 1 April 1911
Ezra Carl Lewis
1911–1911
Blanche Lewis
1914–1995
Wilford Lewis
1916–1916
Idell Lewis
1919–1920
Betty Jean Lewis
1923–1999
Shirley Lewis
1928–2002
Max J Lewis
1935–2013

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 April 1911
Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 4

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 18

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Story Highlight

Speaker Perry Warner at Funeral of Druscilla Lewis

We have gathered here today, my brothers and sisters, as friends, as neighbors, and as loved ones of Sister Druscilla Lewis, whom we all affectionately knew as "Dru." She has left this mortal sphere …

Sources (3)

  • Mary Drucilla Lewis in household of Ezra Joynes Lewis, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary Drucilla Passey Lewis in household of Ezra Jaynes Lewis, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary Drucilla Passey Lewis in household of Ezra Joynes Lewis, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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