Marion Carmen Lewis

27 August 1892–9 September 1975 (Age 83)
Minnesota, United States

The Life Summary of Marion Carmen

When Marion Carmen Lewis was born on 27 August 1892, in Minnesota, United States, her father, Owen Herbert Lewis, was 33 and her mother, Thomina Bergitta Herberg, was 20. She had at least 3 daughters with John Oscar Wangberg. She lived in Hendrum, Norman, Minnesota, United States for about 25 years. She died on 9 September 1975, in Clay, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 83.

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John Oscar Wangberg
Marion Carmen Lewis
Helen Jean Wangberg
Marjorie Wangberg

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World Events (8)

1893 · The Minnesota State Flag
Age 1
The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
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.
1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home
Age 22
Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English, Old French personal name Lewis, Leweis, Lowis, from ancient Germanic (originally West Frankish) Hludwig (itself from hlōd- ‘fame, famous’ + wīg- ‘battle’). This was Latinized as Ludovicus and Chlodovisus, which were gallicized as Clovis or Clouis, French Louis. The name may also appear as Lawis, Laweys, Lawes, by unrounding of the vowel of Lowis on the analogy of the variation between Low and Law as pet forms of Middle English Lourence alias Laurence. This surname is also very common among African Americans. See Laws 2 and compare Lawrence .Welsh: adopted for the Welsh personal name Llywelyn (see Llewellyn ).Irish: shortened 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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Sources (8)

  • Marion Lewis in household of Minnie Lewis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Marion Lewis in household of Owen H Lewis, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Marian Wangberg in entry for Helen Jean King, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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