Individual Record 3054

Name}   Lewis, Grace Marguerite Family History} Olson                  
  Title}   Race} White Sex} Female
Birth:   Date} Exa  21 Feb 1902 Place} Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
Marr.: Date} Fam  1 Jun 1925 Place} Overton, Clark, Nevada     (Link)
Death: Date} Exa 11 Jan 1995 Place} Henderson, Clark, Nevada
Burial: Date} Aft 11 Jan 1995 Place} Panaca Memorial Park, Panaca, Lincoln, Nevada
  Grave Marker} Yes
Source 1} 1732=Genealogy
Source 2} 1755=Fam hstry
Source 3} 1753=1910 USA cen
Source 4} 1754=1920 USA cen
Source 5} 1729=1930 USA cen
Source 6} 1730=1940 USA cen
Source 7} 1757=Obituary
Source 8} 1582=Death record
Source 9} 1806=S.S. record
Source 10}1735=S.S. record
Source 11}1731=Cemetery rec
Source 12}1758=Photograph
Parents: } Arthur Lewis & Rosalie Anna Theodora Nielsen
     Household No.} 720
1st Household No.} 720 = Overton, Clark, Nevada
      Occupation 1} Housewife
       Occupation 2}  
  Religion/Church} Latter-day Saints
Spouses:   Prime} Walker, Arville Lazell
 Total Number of} 1
Notes:  Grace Marguerite Lewis was born 21 Feb 1902, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah.  She was the ninth of twelve children of Arthur Lewis and Rosalie Anna Theodora Nielsen.  Her older siblings were Maybelle Rosalie, born in 1888, Elise Caroline, 1889, Ethel Margaret, 1891, Clarence Arthur, 1893, John Francis, 1895, Hazel Ruth, 1897, Ernest Theodore, 1898, and Ralph Lionel, 1900.  Her younger siblings were June Bernice, born in 1904, Roger Valentine, 1905, and Leonard Emery, 1910.  All of the children were born in Utah, except the youngest, Leonard.

In the 1910 U.S. census, the family was living in Overton, Clark, Nevada, and were renting a house.  Her father Arthur, 43, was a florist.  Her mother Rosalie, 43, had all 12 children living at home.  These were Maybell R., 22, Elise C., 20, Ethel M., 18, Clarance A., 17, a farmer, John F., 15, Ruth H. 13, Ralph L., 9, Grace M., 8, June B., 5, Roger F., 4, and Leonard E., 5 months.  Clarence, John, Ruth, Ralph, Grace and June were attending school.

In the 1920 U.S. census, Overton, Grace's parents, now 53, owned their farm free of mortgage.  Her father Arthur was a general home farmer, working on his own account.  Her mother now had only seven children at home.  These included John F., 24, a church missionary, Ernest T., 21, an apprentice machinist, Lionel R., 19, a catle ranch laborer, Grace M., 17, June B., 15, Rodger V., 14, and Emery L., 9.  The youngest four were attending school.

Grace married Arville Lazell Walker 1 Jun 1925 in Overton, Clark, Nevada.  Their son Lionell Arville was born in 1926 in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Their daughter Rosalie was born in 1928 in Mindon, Douglas, Nevada.

In the 1930 U.S. census, Grace and Arville and their children were living on County Road, Pioche, Lincoln, Nevada.  They owned their residence with a value of $500.  Arville was a hoisting engineer in the mining industry.  Their daughter Rosalie died in 1930.

Three more daughters were born to the family.  These included Marguerite, Carol, and Darlene.  According to family sources, Carol was born in 1932 in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, and died in 1933 in St. George, Washington, Utah.

In the 1940 U.S. census, Pioche, the family was living in the same house as in 1935.  Arville was a hoisting engineer in a lead zinc mine.  Their children were Lionell, Marguerite, and Darlene.  Grace had completed 2 years of college. 

Arville retired in 1967 from Reynolds Electric where he was an operating engineer.  At some point in time, Grace and Arville moved to Henderson, Clark, Nevada.  Arville died in 1984 at their home in Henderson.  Grace died 11 Jan 1995 in Henderson.  They are buried in Panaca Memorial Park, Panaca, Lincoln, Nevada.
Time of Birth}   Time of Death}   Fraternal/Social}  
Baptism Date}   Place}   Grace Lewis Walker
Confirm. Date}   Photos} Grace Lewis Walker
Immigr'n Date} N/A Port} N/A
Education: Grade} College, 2 yr         or Top 2 Degrees}  
Military: Service}                                    for the State of}  
Health Condition}  
   Cause of Death}  
Last Updated
by} Karen Hancock
Date Updated} 14 Aug 2015
Date Created}  23 May 2005
Copyright © 2015 by Karen L. Hancock.  All Rights Reserved.

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