Gordon Hamilton Lewis

 

Gordon Hamilton Lewis


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Gordon Hamilton Lewis was born June 27, 1923, in Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL. He is the son of Robert Ash Lewis of Ramona, Lake Co., Dakota Territory (SD). He is the son of Robert Ash Lewis of Ramona, Lake Co., Dakota Territory (SD), and Freeda Wilhemina Larson of Farmington Twp., Waupaca Co., WI.

Julia Elizabeth McClure was born June 20, 1925, in Atlanta, De Kalb Co., GA, and died February 24, 1996, in Wilmington, New Castle Co., DE, at age 70. Buried in Lower Brandywine Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Owls Nest, New Castle Co., DE. She is the daughter of Milton Black McClure of Tennessee, and Mary Ola Lee of Stockbridge, Stockbridge Twp., Henry Co., GA.

Gordon Hamilton Lewis and Julia Elizabeth McClure were married August 23, 1947, in Atlanta, De Kalb Co., GA.

Gordon Hamilton Lewis and Julia Elizabeth (McClure) Lewis had three children:

  1. Julia Lee Lewis: Born October 6, 1951, in Parkersburg, WV. Married November 18, 1972, in Elkton, MD, to Dennis E. "Denny" Renken: Born about 1950 in Paterson, NJ.
  2. Nancy Kay Lewis: Born May 5, 1954, in Orange, TX. Married May 14, 1988, in Wilmington, New Castle Co., DE, to Pier E. DeJong: Born about 1955 in Madrid, Spain.
  3. Peggy Anne Lewis: Born September 2, 1957, in Beaumont, Jefferson Co., TX. Married November 6, 1982, in Wilmington, New Castle Co., DE, to Robert Houghtaling: Born about 1954 in Unknown.




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Julia Elizabeth (McClure) Lewis is buried in Lower Brandywine Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Owls Nest, New Castle Co., DE. Thanks to Find-A-Grave for making this image available.


The 1910 U. S. Census taken on April 19, 1910, shows Claude E. Lee (age 39) born in Georgia to Georgia-born parents is a Railroad Foreman renting his home at 20 Summit  Avenue, 4th Ward, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA. Living with him is his wife of 18 years, Julia Lee (age 37) born in Georgia to United States and Georgia-born parents, with all 4 of the children born to her still alive. Also living at home are his four unmarried children, all born in Georgia to Georgia-born parents: Jesse M. Lee (age 17); Mary O. Lee (age 15); Samuel E. Lee (age 11); and Sarah J. Lee (age 8).


The Constitution, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA, Sunday, September 5, 1915

LEE - M'CLURE.

Mr. and Mrs. Claude Eugene Lee announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Ola, to Mr. Milton Black McClure, the wedding to take place October 20.


The 1920 U. S. Census taken on January 6, 1920, shows Robert A. Lewis (age 28) born in South Dakota to New York and Iowa-born parents is a Manufacturer Draftsman owning his own home at 6213 First Avenue South, Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL. Living with him is his wife, Freeda W. Lewis (age 26) born in Wisconsin to Swedish-born parents, who is an Army Nurse. The second household at this address is renting from Robert Lewis, and are Robert's parents: William Lewis (age 60) born in New York to Wales and New York-born parents, who is a Grocery Merchant; and Nellie Lewis (age 58) born in Iowa to Maryland and Ohio-born parents.

The 1920 U. S. Census taken on January 10, 1920, shows Milton B. McClure (age 32) born in Tennessee to Tennessee-born parents is an Electrical Engineer owning his own home with a mortgage and living at 11 Arnold Street, 4th Ward, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA. Living with him is his wife, Mary McClure (age 25) born in Georgia to Georgia-born parents Also living at home are his two children, both born in Georgia to Tennessee and Georgia-born parents: Frances McClure (age 2-2/12); and Milton McClure (age 1-2/12).


The Constitution, Atlanta, Fulton Co., GA, Saturday, June 18, 1921

Funeral Notices

M'Clure - Milton Lee McClure, the nineteen-months-old baby of Mr. and Mrs. M. B. McClure, of 11 Arnold street, died last night, following a short illness. Funeral services will be held today (Saturday) from the home at 4 p. m. Barclay & Brandon Co.


Gordon Hamilton Lewis was born 1923 in Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL.

Julia Elizabeth McClure was born June 20, 1925, in Atlanta, De Kalb Co., GA.

The 1930 U. S. Census taken on April 5, 1930, shows Robert A. Lewis (age 38) born in South Dakota to New York and Alabama-born parents and first married at age 27 is a Sales Manager for a Pipe Manufacturer owning his own home valued at $10,000 at 306 90th Street North, Roebuck, Jefferson Co., AL. Living with him is his wife Freeda L. Lewis (age 36) born in Wisconsin to Swedish-born parents and first married at age 27. Also lining at home are their three sons, all born in Alabama to South Dakota and Wisconsin-born parents: Evan L. Lewis (age 9); Gordon H. Lewis (age 6); and Robert G. Lewis (age 2-6/12).

The 1930 U. S. Census taken on April 17, 1930, shows M. B. McClure (age 42) born in Tennessee to Tennessee-born parents and first married at age 28 is an Electrical Engineer for an Engineering Corporation renting his own home for $40/month and living at 1301 12th Street South, Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL. Living with him is his wife, Mary McClure (age 35) born in Georgia to Georgia-born parents and first married at age 21. Also living at home are his two daughters, both born in Georgia to Tennessee and Georgia-born parents: Mary F. McClure (age 11); and Julia E. McClure (age 4).

The 1940 U. S. Census taken on April 3, 1940, shows R. A. Lewis (age 48) born in South Dakota, and 5 years ago was living in the Same Place, and with 4 years of College, is a married Camp Commander for the C. C. C. who owns his home worth $3,000 and is living at 6105 1st Avenue North, 34th Ward, City of Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL. Living with him are: his wife, Freeda Lewis (age 48) born in Wisconsin, and 5 years ago was living in the Same Place, and with 4 years of College; his unmarried son, Evan Lewis (age 19) born in Alabama, and 5 years ago was living in the Same Place, and with 1 year of College, an Instructor in a College Lab; his unmarried son, Gordon Lewis (age 16) born in Alabama, and 5 years ago was living in the Same Place, and with 4 years of High School, a Machinist Helper in a Machine Shop; and his unmarried son, Robert G. Lewis (age 12) born in Alabama, and 5 years ago was living in the Same Place, and with 5 years of School.

Gordon Hamilton Lewis and Julia Elizabeth McClure were married August 23, 1947, in Atlanta, De Kalb Co., GA.

Julia Elizabeth (McClure) Lewis died February 24, 1996, in Wilmington, New Castle Co., DE, at age 70.