|Birth: ||Feb. 9, 1907|
|Death: ||Apr. 15, 1930|
She was murdered, thrown from a rumble seat of a car (backseat) around Lake Del Worth, Dallas, Texas. Her parents weren't notified. The man whom murdered her later found dead in that lake. This information from sister Nita Lewis Toland & niece Wanda Parisher. According to death certificate she sustained a skull fracture.
Married to Clarence F Short
Grave was missing in 2001 Said to be buried near her infant. Wanda said not marked well.
Note by leona Antuna:
According to Essie Estelle Lewis Short's death certificate, her DOD was April 15, 1930 and she was buried in the Old Oak Cliff Cemetery on April 18, 1930. It states that she died form a Fracture to the base of the skull. It is signed by LM Lewis (Jack).
Harrison Irby Lewis (1881 - 1967)
Leona Vesta Bryant Lewis (1887 - 1971)
Clarence James Short (1906 - 1973)*
Lemuel Murnice Lewis (1905 - 1979)*
Essie Estelle Lewis Short (1907 - 1930)
"Bessie" Elizabeth Irene Lewis Fulton (1909 - 1977)*
Sally Leona Lewis Wheeler (1912 - 1948)*
Juanita Ruth Lewis Toland (1919 - 1993)*
Ona Fay Lewis Smith Tackett (1922 - 1985)*
Arthur Monroe Lewis (1927 - 1993)*
Oscar Marcus Lewis (1927 - 2000)*
Oak Cliff Cemetery
Created by: BigMamaFolk
Record added: Mar 23, 2011
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