Elizabeth Charlotte Lewis

13 August 1877–6 April 1949 (Age 71)
Taibach, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth Charlotte

When Elizabeth Charlotte Lewis was born on 13 August 1877, in Taibach, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, John Lewis, was 38 and her mother, Elizabeth Thomas, was 34. She married William Helaman Staker on 12 April 1899, in Dutch Flat Mining District, Humboldt, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Lawrence, Emery, Utah, United States for about 10 years and United States in 1930. She died on 6 April 1949, in Price, Carbon, Utah, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Huntington City Cemetery, Huntington, Emery, Utah, United States.

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William Helaman Staker
Elizabeth Charlotte Lewis
Marriage: 12 April 1899
Byron Wilford Staker
Earl Staker
Clara Elizabeth Staker
Olive Staker
Melvin J Staker
Vera Staker

Spouse and Children

12 April 1899
Dutch Flat Mining District, Humboldt, Utah Territory, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 7

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 19

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.

Name Meaning

1 English (but most common in Wales): from Lowis, Lodovicus, a Norman personal name composed of the Germanic elements hlod ‘fame’ + wīg ‘war’. This was the name of the founder of the Frankish dynasty, recorded in Latin chronicles as Ludovicus and Chlodovechus (the latter form becoming Old French Clovis, Clouis, Louis, the former developing into German Ludwig). The name was popular throughout France in the Middle Ages and was introduced to England by the Normans. In Wales it became inextricably confused with 2.2 Welsh: from an Anglicized form of the personal name Llywelyn ( see Llewellyn ).3 Irish and Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Lughaidh ‘son of Lughaidh’. This is one of the most common Old Irish personal names. It is derived from Lugh ‘brightness’, which was the name of a Celtic god.

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

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Story Highlight

The Stones of Surry pages 124-151

Source: The Stones of Surry -Revised Edition -1955 Compiled by Charles H. Stone Charlotte, N. C. Pages 124-151 This is a typed copy of this book. I have not put any living descendants in this copy, a …

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth C Staker in household of William H. Staker, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Elizabeth Lewis Staker in household of William Heleman Staker, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Eliza C Lewis in household of John Lewis, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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