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
Fannie Belle Easler
Esther Mae Lewis
Henry Lewis
Emma Lewis
Joseph J. Lewis Jr.
Milon Lewis
Francis MARION Lewis
Fannie B Lewis
Betty Lewis

Spouse & Children

  • Male1891–1964Male

  • Fannie Belle Easler




  • Female1914–2003Female

  • Emma Lewis


  • Male1919–1998Male

  • Joseph J. Lewis Jr.


  • Milon Lewis


+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Female1882–1974Female

  • Lilly Belle Lewis


  • Milly O Lewis


  • Nellie Etta Lewis


  • 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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