Emma Amelia Matz1

#427, (23 September 1905 - 8 May 2003)
Father*Philip Matz1 (1862 - )
Mother*Rosina Deeg1 (1873 - 1944)

Family 1

____ Goody d. s 1999

Family 2

Roy Eifler b. 1887, d. c 1938

Family 3

William David Lewis b. 1889, d. 1966
Emma Amelia Matz was also known as Emma Matz. 
Her married name was Eifler.2 
Her married name was Goody.3 
Her married name was Lewis. 
Birth*23 September 1905She was born on 23 September 1905.4 
2 May 1910She appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 in the household of Philip Matz and Rosina Deeg at Hogue Road, Perry Twp., Vanderburgh Co., IndianaG, age 4, b. IN.5 
8 January 1920She appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 in the household of Philip Matz and Rosina Deeg at Hogue Road, Perry Twp., Vanderburgh Co., IndianaG, age 14.6 
Marriage*before 1925She married ____ Goody before 1925. 
say 1929She and ____ Goody were divorced say 1929.3 
Marriage*between 1930 and 1932She married Roy Eifler, son of Frank Eifler, between 1930 and 1932.2 
circa 1934She and Roy Eifler lived circa 1934 at RD 5, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., IndianaG.7 
circa 1936She and Roy Eifler lived circa 1936 at Mount Auburn, Evansville, IndianaG.8 
circa 1937She and Roy Eifler lived circa 1937 at Mount Auburn Road, Evansville, Vanderburgh Co., IndianaG.9 
circa 1939She lived circa 1939 at Vanderburgh Co., IndianaG.10 
Marriage*27 November 1941She married William David Lewis, son of James Robert Thompson Lewis and Edith Dona Reed, on 27 November 1941 at Mount Vernon, Posey Co., IndianaG.1 
2002 As of 2002, Emma Amelia Matz lived at 2501 E. 104th Avenue Suite 242, Villas at Sunny Acres, Denver, ColoradoG.3 
Death*8 May 2003She died on 8 May 2003 at Elm Haven Care Center, Thornton, Colorado, at age 97.1,11 
Obituary13 May 2003Obituary for Emma Amelia Matz was published on 13 May 2003 at Coshocton, Ohio.1 
Burial*15 May 2003She was buried on 15 May 2003 at Alexander Memorial Park, Evansville, Indiana.1 


  1. [S1128] Coshocton Tribune, Coshocton, Ohio.
  2. [S691] Bennett's Evansville City Directory (Evansville, IN: Bennett Directory Co.), 1932:178; Roy E (Emma) diemkr Holsclaw Bros Inc, r RD 6 Mt Auburn rd [Roy's wife was Louise in 1930 census].
  3. [S520] VWH.
  4. [S48] Gerald Ray Lewis Family Tree, Gerald Ray Lewis, owner, online Ancestry.com.
  5. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Philip (47), b. IN, parents b. Germany, farmer; Rose (37), b. IN, father b. OH, mother b. Germany, 4 children, 2 living; marr. 20 yrs.
  6. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. Philip (57), b. IN, father b. Germany, mother b. Switzerland, farmer; Rosse A (47), b. and father b. IN, mother b. Germany.
  7. [S691] Bennett's Evansville City Directory, 1934:186; Roy (Emma A) Eifler, die str Hoosier Lamp & Stamping Corp, res. RD 5.
  8. [S691] Bennett's Evansville City Directory, 1936:213; Roy (Emma) Eifler, home Mt Auburn.
  9. [S691] Bennett's Evansville City Directory, 1937:157; Roy (Emma A) Eifler, inspr Servel Inc, res Mt Auburn rd 6 e of Buchanan rd.
  10. [S691] Bennett's Evansville City Directory, 1939:159; Emma (wid Roy) cigar maker h es Mt Auburn rd 7 n Maryland av.
  11. [S16] Social Security Death Index, (Washington, D.C.: Social Security Administration), index online Ancestry.com or FamilySearch.org, Emma A. Lewis; SSN: 307-16-8656; last residence Denver, Adams, CO; b. 23 Sep 1905; d. 8 May 2003.