Irene Marian Lewis

1917–2013 (Age 95)
New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Irene Marian

When Irene Marian Lewis was born on 16 September 1917, in New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, her father, John Alexander Lewis Luiz, was 30 and her mother, Mary Christobel Perry Pereira Azevedo, was 27. She married Edward Eugene Huggins on 26 September 1946, in Minidoka, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 8 February 2013, in her hometown, at the age of 95.

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Irene Marian Lewis
Edward Eugene Huggins
Marriage: 26 September 1946
Marilyn Ann Huggins
William D. Huggins

Spouse & Children

  • Female1917–2013Female

  • Edward Eugene Huggins


26 September 1946
Minidoka, Idaho, United States


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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 25

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

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)

  • Irene Jennings, "Idaho, Minidoka County Records, 1913-1961"
  • Irene Jennings, "Idaho, Minidoka County Records, 1913-1961"
  • Irene Jennings, "Idaho, Minidoka County Records, 1913-1961"

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