Joseph J Lewis

1891–1964 (Age 73)
United States

The Life of Joseph J

When Joseph J Lewis was born on 17 March 1891, in United States, his father, Henry Jefferson Davis Lewis, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Etta Solesby, was 33. He had at least 4 sons and 4 daughters with Fannie Belle Easler. He lived in Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States in 1910. He died on 10 September 1964, in Campobello, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Campobello, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph J Lewis
1891–1964
Fannie Belle Easler
1891–1986
Esther Mae Lewis
1914–2003
Henry Lewis
1919–1998
Emma Lewis
1916–2008
Joseph J. Lewis Jr.
1922–
Milon Lewis
1923–2016
Francis MARION Lewis
1925–2013
Fannie B Lewis
1928–
Betty Lewis
1931–2016

Spouse & Children

  • Male1891–1964Male

  • Fannie Belle Easler

    Female1891–1986Female

children

(8)

  • Female1914–2003Female

  • Emma Lewis

    Female1916–2008Female

  • Male1919–1998Male

  • Joseph J. Lewis Jr.

    Male1922–Male

  • Milon Lewis

    Male1923–2016Male

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

  • Female1882–1974Female

  • Lilly Belle Lewis

    Female1885–1963Female

  • Milly O Lewis

    Female1889–Female

  • Nellie Etta Lewis

    Female1890–1986Female

  • Male1891–1964Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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 7

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 21

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

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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Sources (3)

  • Josh J Leiss, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Joseph Lewis in household of Henry Lewis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Joe J Lewis, "United States Census, 1930"

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