Paul Lewis

20 January 1886–6 October 1969 (Age 83)
Georgia, United States

The Life of Paul

When Paul Lewis was born on 20 January 1886, in Georgia, United States, his father, Henry E Lewis, was 55 and his mother, Martha F. "Mattie" Alexander, was 28. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Cora Owens. He lived in Election Precinct 16 Dorris (Empire), Walker, Alabama, United States for about 30 years. He died on 6 October 1969, in Empire, Walker, Alabama, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Bremen, Cullman, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry E Lewis
1830–1914
Martha F. "Mattie" Alexander
1857–1929
William Thaddeus Lewis
1873–1957
Samantha Lewis
Rebecca Lewis Henson
1879–1976
Samantha Lewis
1882–1977
Paul Lewis
1886–1969
Grady Lewis
1891–1946
Grady Lewis
1891–1946

Parents and Siblings

    Henry E Lewis

    Male1830–1914Male

    Martha F. "Mattie" Alexander

    Female1857–1929Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1873–1957Male

    Rebecca Lewis Henson

    Female1879–1976Female

    Samantha Lewis

    Female1882–1977Female

    Male1886–1969Male

    Male1891–1946Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 7

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 22

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

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)

  • Paul Lewis, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Paul Lewis, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Paul Lewis in household of Henry E Lewis, "United States Census, 1900"

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