Walter Franklin Lewis
- Born: 31 May 1879, Martic Townhip, Lancaster Co., PA
- Marriage: Edith H. Gainer circa 1907 in Lancaster Co., PA
- Died: 13 Dec 1940, Lancaster County Home, Lancaster Co., PA at age 61
- Buried: 16 Dec 1940, Colemanville Methodist Cemetery, Conestoga, Lancaster Co., PA
Cause of his death was Chronic Occlusion / Myocarditis.
The 1910 Federal Census for Pequea Township, Lancaster Co., PA, District 131, page 91A, dated April 21, 1910 records Walter F. (29) and Edith (27) Lewis with their daughter Anna C. Lewis (2). Walter is a Farm Laborer and has been married to Edith for 2 years. Edith has had 2 children both of whom are still living. Also in the household is Naomi Cramer (8) who is listed as a Boarder.
The 1920 Federal Census for Martic Township, Southern District, Lancaster Co., PA, District 119, page 16B, dated April 20, 1910 records the widower Walter Lewis (40) as a Hired Hand at the home of John C. (56) and Catherine (48) Good.
All Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1944
Name: Walter F Lewis (widower)
Residence: Lancaster County Home
Birth Date: 31 May 1879
Birth Place: Martic Twp, Pennsylvania
Death Date: 13 Dec 1940
Death Place: Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Burial: Dec 16, 1940 at Colemanville Methodist Cemetery, Conestoga, Lancaster Co., PA
Mother Name: Anna Hagen
Mother Birth Place: Mt. Nebo, Pennsylvania
Spouse Name: Edith Gainer
Certificate Number: 113250
Informant: Lancaster Co., Home - Louis Altman, M. D.
Walter married Edith H. Gainer circa 1907 in Lancaster Co., PA. (Edith H. Gainer was born on 27 Sep 1882 in Pennsylvania, died on 27 Jan 1919 in Lancaster Co., PA and was buried on 30 Jan 1919 in Colemanville Methodist Cemetery, Conestoga, Lancaster Co., PA.) The cause of her death was Pulmonary Tuberculosis.