Eva Lewis Barnett

1889–1956 (Age 67)
Perry, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Eva Lewis

When Eva Lewis Barnett was born on 28 July 1889, in Perry, Tennessee, United States, her father, Augustus Carroll Barnett, was 46 and her mother, Sarah Elizabeth Nix, was 35. She married J. Arthur Ament on 9 July 1911, in Decatur, Tennessee, United States. She lived in Civil District 2, Perry, Tennessee, United States in 1910 and Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States in 1920. She died on 22 November 1956, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Memorial Park Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States.

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Eva Lewis Barnett
J. Arthur Ament
Marriage: 9 July 1911

Spouse & Children

9 July 1911
Decatur, Tennessee, United States

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 18

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from various places, for example Chipping (High) Barnet, East Barnet, and Friern Barnet in Greater London, named with Old English bærnet ‘place cleared by burning’ (a derivative of bærnan ‘to burn’, ‘to set light to’). 2. from a medieval personal name, a variant of Bernard .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Eva Ament in household of Jess A Toth, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eva L Barnett in household of Elizibeth Barnett, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eva S Barnett in household of Sarah E Barnett, "United States Census, 1900"

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