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Josie F. Benner Lewis
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Birth: May 24, 1878
Atchison County
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1943
Knox City
Knox County
Missouri, USA

Daughter of Edward Franklin and Celia Frances Veal Benner. Wife of Emmett Edgar Lewis, married 27 JAN 1897 by Rev. Ruben Rhoades, Christian Minister, in the brides home at Knox City, Knox County, Missouri.

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1880 United States Federal Census
Age: 2
Birth Year: abt 1878
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1880: Dale, Atchison, Missouri
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's name: Edward F. Benner
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's name: Celia Benner
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Household Members: Name Age
Edward F. Benner 32
Celia Benner 24
Josie Benner 2

Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002
Name: Josie Benner
Marriage Date: 27 Jan 1897
Marriage Place: Knox, Missouri
Registration Place: Knox, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Emmet E Lewis

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Josie Lewis
Age: 22
Birth Date: May 1878
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1900: Myrtle, Knox, Missouri
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Emet E Lewis
Marriage Year: 1897
Years Married: 3
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother: number of living children: 0
Mother: How many children: 0
Household Members: Name Age
Emet E Lewis 26
Josie Lewis 22

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Jessie Lewis
Age in 1910: 31
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1910: Myrtle, Knox, Missouri
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Emmet E Lewis
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Years Married: 13
Number of Children Born: 2
Number of Children Living: 1
Household Members: Name Age
Emmet E Lewis 36
Jessie Lewis 31
Frances Lewis 5

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Josie Lewis
Age: 41
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: Missouri
Home in 1920: Myrtle, Knox, Missouri
Street: Newark Street
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Widowed
[Widow]
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Household Members: Name Age
Josie Lewis 41
Frances Lewis 14

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Josie Lewis
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: Missouri
Marital Status: Widowed
Relation to Head of House: Mother-In-Law
Home in 1930: Sikeston, Scott, Missouri
Street address: Vernon
Father's Birthplace: Missouri
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Household Members: Name Age
Harold F Sherwood 27
Frances E Sherwood 24
Josie Lewis 51

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: Josie Lewis
Age: 65
Estimated birth year: abt 1875
Birthplace: Missouri
Marital Status: Widowed
Relation to Head of House: Mother-in-law
Home in 1940: La Belle, Lewis, Missouri
Inferred Residence in 1935: La Belle, Lewis, Missouri
Highest Grade Completed: High School, 4th year
Household Members: Name Age
Harold F Sherwood 37
Francis E Sherwood 35
Peggy Joeann Sherwood 10
Josie Lewis 65 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Edward Franklin Benner (1847 - 1938)
  Celia Frances Veal Benner (1855 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Emmett Edgar Lewis (1873 - 1916)
 
 Children:
  Infant Son Lewis (____ - 1902)*
  Frances Evelyn Lewis Sherwood (1905 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  Josie F. Benner Lewis (1878 - 1943)
  Eva Lee Benner Baker (1880 - 1967)*
  Essie Ethel Benner Johnston (1883 - 1968)*
  Boyd E. Benner (1887 - 1889)*
  Roy Edward Benner (1890 - 1977)*
  Isa Agnes Benner (1893 - 1960)*
  Emmett Ray Benner (1896 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bee Ridge Cemetery
Edina
Knox County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Pam Witherow
Record added: Jun 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72218590
Josie F. <i>Benner</i> Lewis
Added by: Elizabeth Klocke
 
Josie F. <i>Benner</i> Lewis
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