Josephine Victoria Lewis

1861–1952 (Age 91)
Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Josephine Victoria

When Josephine Victoria Lewis was born on 12 January 1861, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, her father, Samuel Lewis, was 32 and her mother, Margaret McKean, was 31. She married John Walker on 5 October 1879, in Gallia, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Gallipolis, Gallia, Ohio, United States for about 20 years and Gallipolis Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 22 March 1952, in Gallia, Ohio, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Gallipolis, Gallia, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Josephine Victoria Lewis
1861–1952
John Walker
1844–1917
Marriage: 5 October 1879
Sanford Walker
1881–1891
Maycile Walker
1882–
John Alfred Walker
1884–1956
Willie Walker
1889–1898
Harry Walker
1891–1891
Cora Walker
1894–1973

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
5 October 1879
Gallia, Ohio, United States
children

(6)

  • Sanford Walker

    Male1881–1891Male

  • Maycile Walker

    Female1882–Female

  • Male1884–1956Male

  • Willie Walker

    Male1889–1898Male

  • Harry Walker

    Male1891–1891Male

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Samuel Lewis

    Male1829–Male

  • Margaret McKean

    Female1830–Female

siblings

(4)

  • William Lewis

    Male1851–Male

  • Mary J Lewis

    Female1855–Female

  • Hannah A. Lewis

    Female1858–Female

  • Female1861–1952Female

World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Pea Ridge

Age 1

By the time the Battle of Pea Ridge happened the Union forces had pushed Confederates through Missouri and Arkansas. This battle was important in securing Missouri for the Union and opening Arkansas for the Union.
1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Josephine Lewis in household of Margaret Lewis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Josie Walker in household of John Walker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Josephine Walker in household of John Walker, "United States Census, 1900"

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