Joseph Isaac Lewis

1887–1972 (Age 85)
Goldingen, Courland, Russian Empire

The Life of Joseph Isaac

When Joseph Isaac Lewis was born on 23 April 1887, in Goldingen, Courland, Russian Empire, his father, Moses Jacob Lewis, was 25 and his mother, Anna Josephson, was 22. He died on 5 September 1972, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Moses Jacob Lewis
1861–1940
Anna Josephson
1865–1891
Joseph Isaac Lewis
1887–1972
Anna Ester Lewis
1890–1986

Parents & Siblings

  • Moses Jacob Lewis

    Male1861–1940Male

  • Anna Josephson

    Female1865–1891Female

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1894

Age 7

Nicholas II crowned emperor.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 23

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

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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