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William Walter Lewis

William Walter Lewis

Male 1876 - 1964  (87 years)

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  • Name William Walter Lewis 
    Born 01 Dec 1876  Annapolis,Iron County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 06 Feb 1964  Flat River,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William Walter Lewis Obituary - The Daily Journal - Flat River MO 7 Feb 1964 pg1
    William Walter Lewis Obituary - The Daily Journal - Flat River MO 7 Feb 1964 pg1
    William Walter Lewis Obituary - The Daily Journal - Flat River MO 7 Feb 1964 pg1
    William Walter Lewis Obituary - The Daily Journal - Flat River MO 7 Feb 1964 pg1
    Buried Saint Francois Memorial Park Cemetery,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Find a Grave Memorial # 62561765
    Notes 
    • !OBITUARY
      W.W. LEWIS

      William Walter 'Billy' Lewis died at Bonne Terre Hospital, Feb. 6, being 87 years of age. He was born December 1, 1876, in Iron County, the son of the late William Lewis and Adie Gail (Johnson) Lewis. His wife, Mary Estell Lewis, preceded him in death.

      He is survived by the following children, Emma, (Mrs. Clyde Davis) of Flat River; Audrey (Mrs. Finis Dalton) of Flat River; Golden Lewis of St. Louis; Ada Mae (Mrs. Lodus Hill) of St. Louis; Mary Leona (Mrs. Wayne Skaggs) of Compton, California; 11 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; a brother, Jim Lewis of Des Arc; and a number of nieces and nephews.

      The body was in state at the Raymond Caldwell and Sons Funeral Chapel in Flat River until one o'clock Sunday. Funeral service was conducted at two o'clock at the Taylor Avenue Methodist Church in Flat River by the Rev. Harold Nance.

      Burial was in St. Francois Memorial Park with arrangements under the direction of the Raymond Caldwell and Sons Funeral Home.
      (WAYNE COUNTY JOURNAL BANNER newspaper ...Piedmont, Wayne County, Missouri... Thursday, February 13, 1964)

      Children:
      EMMA LEWIS
      AUDREY LEWIS
      GOLDEN LEWIS
      ADA MAE LEWIS
      MARY LEONA LEWIS

      Research notes courtesy of Linda E. Lewis, “George Lewis Descendants”, published October 1992.
    Person ID I13730230  robsgenealogy
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2016 

    Father William Lewis,   b. 04 Feb 1834, ,Marion County,Tennessee,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Apr 1900, Annapolis,Iron County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Abigail Johnson,   b. 04 Feb 1840, Floyd County,,Kentucky,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1919, Des Arc,Iron County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 30 Oct 1857  Annapolis,Iron County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    William Lewis to Abigail Johnson Marriage License
    William Lewis to Abigail Johnson Marriage License
    William Lewis to Abigail Johnson Marriage License
    William Lewis to Abigail Johnson Marriage License
    Notes 
    • !NOTES

      Abigail 'Abby' Lewis was born in Pike County, Kentucky on February 4, 1840. It is said that her mother drowned in some river, although what river and under what circumstances is not certain. One source says that she drowned when she fell off of a gangplank and into the Big Sandy River in West Virginia. Abigail died December 25, 1919 and is buried in Des Arc, Missouri. (Information sent to Linda Lewis in June 1991 from Carolyn Keathley McBurney)

      !OBITUARY
      DES ARC ITEMS

      Mrs. Wm. Lewis, 79 years old, who had been sick for a long time, died Thursday night. She was the mother of Jerome, Marion, James, and John Lewis. Her remains are to be buried beside those of her late husband in the Des Arc cemetery.

      There were 51 relatives present at Mrs. Lewis' funeral. She had a number of children and grandchildren. (IRON COUNTY REGISTER newspaper... Ironton, Missouri...January 1, 1920)

      !DEATH CERTIFICATE

      Mrs. Abbie Johnson Lewis was born on February 4, 1840 in Tennessee. The names of her parents were unknown but her father was also born in Tennessee. Abbie was the widow of William Lewis and was a housewife. The informant was Jerome Lewis. She died in Union Township, Iron County, Missouri on December 25, 1919. She was 79 years, 10 months and 21 days at the time of her death. Dr. N.A. Farr of Des Arc had attended Abby from June 1919 to December 23, 1919. He gave the cause of death as pulmonary abscess. Abbie was buried on December 26, 1919 in the Des Arc Cemetery.

      Research notes courtesy of Linda E. Lewis, “George Lewis Descendants”, published October 1992.
    Family ID F19826394  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Estella Golden,   b. 23 Dec 1880, ,Washington County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1948, Flat River,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 28 Jun 1904  Flat River,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Emma Lewis,   b. 24 Oct 1907, ,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1992, Park Hills,Saint Francois County,Missouri,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Audrey Lewis,   b. 27 Dec 1909, Flat River,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1987, Flat River,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Golden Lewis,   b. 25 Oct 1914, Flat River,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1980, St. Louis,(City of St. Louis),Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     4. Ada Mae Lewis,   b. 22 Feb 1919, Flat River,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1978, Lutheran Hospital,St. Louis,Missouri,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     5. Mary Leona Lewis,   b. 15 Jun 1921, Los Angeles,Los Angeles County,California,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 2011, Lynwood,Los Angeles County,California,USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F93035804  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 01 Dec 1876 - Annapolis,Iron County,Missouri,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Jun 1904 - Flat River,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 06 Feb 1964 - Flat River,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint Francois Memorial Park Cemetery,St. Francois County,Missouri,USA Link to Google Earth
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    William Walter Lewis and Mary Estella Lewis from ancestrydotcom
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    Willam Walter Lewis and Estella Lewis (older) from ancestrydotcom