Ida Jane McNew

16 February 1878–3 August 1908 (Age 30)
Goldendale, Klickitat, Washington, United States

The Life of Ida Jane

When Ida Jane McNew was born on 16 February 1878, in Goldendale, Klickitat, Washington, United States, her father, John Biser McNew, was 31 and her mother, Edwin Ann Lusby, was 28. She married Henry Lawrence Burchell in 1895, in Lexington, Morrow, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Goldendale, Klickitat, Washington Territory, United States in 1880 and Lexington, Morrow, Oregon, United States in 1900. She died on 3 August 1908, in Beaverton, Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Cooper Mountain Cemetery, Washington, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Lawrence Burchell
Ida Jane McNew
Marriage: 1895
Anne E Burchell
Emma E. Burchell
Cora Burchell
Claude Burchell
Harold Henry Burchell

Spouse and Children

Lexington, Morrow, Oregon, United States


Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1885: Morrow, Oregon, United States
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 11

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.

Name Meaning

Apparently an altered spelling of an unidentified Scottish or Irish surname. This form is not found in Britain or Ireland.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Ida M Mcnew in household of J B Mcnew, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida J Burchell in household of Henry L Burchell, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Janie Mcnew in entry for William R Parker and Anne E Burchell, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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