Ida Jane McNew

Female16 February 1878–3 August 1908

Brief Life History 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 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 Catholic Cemetery, Aloha, 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

Sources (8)

  • Ida M Mcnew in household of J B Mcnew, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida Jane Burchell, "Oregon Death Index, 1903-1998"
  • Ida Jane McNew Burchell Burchell in entry for Cora Ester Parker, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Births, 1842-1917"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1895Lexington, Morrow, Oregon, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    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

    Probably an altered form 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.

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