Jefferson Eden Lehew

1900–1961 (Age 61)
Ringgold, Morgan, Ohio, United States

The Life of Jefferson Eden

When Jefferson Eden Lehew was born on 14 September 1900, in Ringgold, Morgan, Ohio, United States, his father, John Doster Lehew, was 33 and his mother, Mary Agnes Newberry, was 38. He had at least 1 daughter with Alberta Mary Cannon. He lived in Newark, Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States in 1940 and Licking, Ohio, United States in 1961. He died on 14 December 1961, in Newark, Licking, Ohio, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Crooksville, Perry, Ohio, United States.

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Jefferson Eden Lehew
Alberta Mary Cannon
Ruth Evelyn Lehew

Spouse & Children



Parents & Siblings

  • Male1867–1952Male

  • Mary Agnes Newberry




  • William Garret Lehew


  • Lehew


  • Male1900–1961Male

  • Lehew


World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.

Age 17

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of French Lehu(e), Leheu, Leheut, or Leheux, a nickname or metonymic occupational name, from Old French hos, hues ‘boot’, with the suffix le.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Jefferson Lehew, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jeff E Lehew, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jefferson E Lehew in household of John D Lehew, "United States Census, 1910"

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