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Joseph Kirkwood Lewis
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Birth: May 6, 1886
Hermosa
Custer County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1976
District Of Columbia, USA

Joseph Kirkwood Lewis was born as the third child of John Wesley Lewis and Alice Lee Vincent. His mother died when he was about nine years old. At the age of fifteen, Joseph apprenticed to become a jeweler and clock repairman. In 1906, he came east to Virginia and then Maryland where he continued in the jewelry business. On 1 July 1914 Joesph married Barbara Ross Cameron in Landover, Prince Georges County, Maryland. They lived in Washington D. C. and had one daughter, Alice Bell Lewis. Joseph opened his own jewelry and watch/clock repair business in Washington D. C. that he operated for nearly 50 years. Joseph and Barbara are buried near each other in the Cameron burial plot. Joseph also married Edythe Gervais Moore of South Carolina. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wesley Lewis (1856 - 1916)
  Alice Lee Vincent Lewis (1861 - 1895)
 
 Spouses:
  Barbara Ross Cameron Lewis (1892 - 1967)
  Edith Moore Lewis (1918 - 1971)
 
 Children:
  Alice Bell Lewis Hardin (1919 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Clara Ellen Lewis Martin (1881 - 1980)*
  Lydia May Lewis Smith (1884 - 1962)*
  Joseph Kirkwood Lewis (1886 - 1976)
  Freeman Vincent Lewis (1888 - 1982)*
  William Albert Lee Lewis (1891 - 1973)*
  Sherman J Lewis (1894 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Section F, Lot 99, Site 8
 
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Originally Created by: Pamela
Record added: May 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69306610
Joseph Kirkwood Lewis
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Joseph Kirkwood Lewis
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 Added: May. 3, 2011
 
 
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