Hiram P Lewis

1860–1900 (Age 40)
Tuscarora, Steuben, New York, United States

The Life of Hiram P

When Hiram P Lewis was born on 17 August 1860, in Tuscarora, Steuben, New York, United States, his father, Barnabas Lewis, was 32 and his mother, Jayne Paul, was 22. He married Elizabeth Bennett in 1885, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 17 October 1900, in Corning, Steuben, New York, United States, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

Hiram P Lewis
Elizabeth Bennett
Marriage: 1885
Minnie Belle Lewis
William Thomas Lewis
Berton Lewis
Elizabeth Lewis
Martha Mae Lewis

Spouse & Children

  • Male1860–1900Male

  • Elizabeth Bennett


New York, United States


  • Minnie Belle Lewis


  • William Thomas Lewis


  • Berton Lewis


  • Elizabeth Lewis


  • Martha Mae Lewis


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1828–Male

  • Jayne Paul




  • Mary Lewis


  • Elizabeth Lewis


  • Eleanor Lewis


  • Male1860–Male

  • Male1860–1900Male

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 3

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 12

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

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)

  • Hiram P Lewis, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Hiram Lewis in household of Barnabus Lewis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Hiram P Lewis in household of Barnabas Lewis, "New York State Census, 1865"

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