Joseph J. Lewis

1866–1947 (Age 80)
Switzerland, Indiana, United States

The Life of Joseph J.

When Joseph J. Lewis was born on 11 September 1866, in Switzerland, Indiana, United States, his father, Joseph J Lewis, was 46 and his mother, Harriet Ellis, was 39. He married Lillian "Lillie" Mae Gray on 28 August 1897, in Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Madison, Jefferson, Indiana, United States for about 10 years and Madison Township, Jefferson, Indiana, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1893. He died on 20 May 1947, in Hanover, Jefferson, Indiana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Springdale Cemetery, Madison, Jefferson, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph J. Lewis
1866–1947
Lillian "Lillie" Mae Gray
1874–1961
Marriage: 28 August 1897
Carl W Lewis
1911–
Ida Florence Lewis
1912–2006

Spouse & Children

  • Male1866–1947Male

  • Lillian "Lillie" Mae Gray

    Female1874–1961Female

MARRIAGE
28 August 1897
Indiana, United States
children

(2)

  • Carl W Lewis

    Male1911–Male

  • Ida Florence Lewis

    Female1912–2006Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph J Lewis

    Male1819–1898Male

  • Harriet Ellis

    Female1827–1873Female

siblings

(7)

  • Stephen F. Lewis

    Male1846–Male

  • Female1852–Female

  • Jesse V. Lewis

    Male1856–1908Male

  • Female1860–1932Female

  • Mary Elizabeth Lewis

    Female1861–1936Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 2

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

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.

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)

  • Joseph Lewis in household of Joseph Lewis, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Joseph Lewis in household of Joseph Lewis, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Joseph J Lewis, "United States Census, 1900"

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