Lillian J Lewis (1916 - 2001)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Lillian J Lewis’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Lillian so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Lillian’s biography.

Lillian J Lewis Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Lillian J Lewis and her immediate Lewis family. Add to Lillian J Lewis's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Lillian.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Lillian J Lewis? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Lillian finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Lillian attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Lillian did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Lillian J Lewis is a military veteran.

Middle name

J

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Lillian's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Lillian's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Lillian a religious woman? Add Lillian’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Lillian during various points of her life.

Timeline

1916 - In the year that Lillian J Lewis was born, suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

1951 - She was 35 years old when on June 25th, CBS began broadcasting in color. There were well over 10 million televisions by that time. The first show in color was a musical variety special titled "Premiere". Hardly anyone had a color TV that could see the show.

1981 - At the age of 65 years old, Lillian was alive when on January 20th, Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States. He ran against the incumbent, Jimmy Carter, and won 50.7% of the popular vote to Carter's 41.0%.

1992 - She was 76 years old when in April, Bosnia-Herzegovina declared independence from Yugoslavia. The newly created Bosnian Serb army then began a campaign against Muslim Bosniaks and Bosnian Croats - killing, raping, torturing, beating and robbing - and resulting in the deaths of over 100,000.

1995 - When she was 79 years old, on October 16th, the Million Man March took place on the National Mall in Washington DC. The March was organized to address "the ills of black communities and call for unity and revitalization of African American communities". An estimated 850,000 people attended.

Lillian J Lewis Family Tree

Who was Lillian’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Lillian’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Lillian's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Lillian J Lewis
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Lillian's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Lillian J Lewis is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Lillian J Lewis passed away on August 20, 2001 at 85 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on July 3, 1916. There is no information about Lillian's immediate family. We know that Lillian J Lewis had been residing in Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania.

Memories

What do you remember about Lillian J Lewis? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Lillian is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Lillian J Lewis

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources