Eleanor Lewis (Roberts)

4 Mar 1833 - 16 Feb 1917

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Eleanor Lewis (Roberts)

4 Mar 1833 - 16 Feb 1917
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Eleanor Lewis (Roberts)

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Highland Cemetery

1001-1199 North Hillside Street
Wichita, Sedgwick, Kansas
United States

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Plot: Section 1, Lot 26, Grave 10 Son of Wm. and Mary Bays b. 1898 d. Aug. 4, 1899 Plot information: Section 1, Lot 75, Grave 9 Son of J.W. and K. Bays Plot information: Section 1, Lot 75, Grave 8 Dau of WM and ML Bays Dau. of Wm. and M. L. Bays Plot information: Section 1, Lot 26, Grave 10 , William On stone with wife, Margaret Bays Civil War: Company H 6th Regiment Indiana Vol Cav Plot information: Block 1, Lot 26, Grave 11 Margaret Plot information: Block 1, Lot 26, Grave 12
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Life timeline of Eleanor Lewis (Roberts)

1833
Eleanor Lewis (Roberts) was born on 4 Mar 1833
Eleanor Lewis (Roberts) was 7 years old when Samuel Morse receives the patent for the telegraph. Samuel Finley Breese Morse was an American painter and inventor. After having established his reputation as a portrait painter, in his middle age Morse contributed to the invention of a single-wire telegraph system based on European telegraphs. He was a co-developer of the Morse code and helped to develop the commercial use of telegraphy.
1840
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Eleanor Lewis (Roberts) was 27 years old when Charles Darwin publishes On the Origin of Species. Charles Robert Darwin, was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors and, in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.
1859
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Eleanor Lewis (Roberts) was 28 years old when American Civil War: Fort Sumter surrenders to Confederate forces. The American Civil War was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865. As a result of the long-standing controversy over slavery, war broke out in April 1861, when Confederate forces attacked Fort Sumter in South Carolina, shortly after U.S. President Abraham Lincoln was inaugurated. The nationalists of the Union proclaimed loyalty to the U.S. Constitution. They faced secessionists of the Confederate States, who advocated for states' rights to expand slavery.
1861
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Eleanor Lewis (Roberts) was 45 years old when Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
1877
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Eleanor Lewis (Roberts) was 52 years old when Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain is published in the United States. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a novel by Mark Twain, first published in the United Kingdom in December 1884 and in the United States in February 1885. Commonly named among the Great American Novels, the work is among the first in major American literature to be written throughout in vernacular English, characterized by local color regionalism. It is told in the first person by Huckleberry "Huck" Finn, the narrator of two other Twain novels and a friend of Tom Sawyer. It is a direct sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.
1885
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Eleanor Lewis (Roberts) was 66 years old when Spanish–American War: The Treaty of Paris is signed, officially ending the conflict. The Spanish–American War was fought between the United States and Spain in 1898. Hostilities began in the aftermath of the internal explosion of the USS Maine in Havana Harbor in Cuba, leading to US intervention in the Cuban War of Independence. American acquisition of Spain's Pacific possessions led to its involvement in the Philippine Revolution and ultimately in the Philippine–American War.
1898
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Eleanor Lewis (Roberts) was 73 years old when Albert Einstein publishes his first paper on the special theory of relativity. Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He is best known to the general public for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc2, which has been dubbed "the world's most famous equation". He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect", a pivotal step in the development of quantum theory.
1905
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Eleanor Lewis (Roberts) died on 16 Feb 1917 at the age of 84
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