Adella Mc New

15 February 1875–10 November 1893 (Age 18)
Goldendale, Klickitat, Washington, United States

The Life of Adella

When Adella Mc New was born on 15 February 1875, in Goldendale, Klickitat, Washington, United States, her father, John Biser McNew, was 28 and her mother, Edwin Ann Lusby, was 25. She lived in Goldendale, Klickitat, Washington Territory, United States in 1880. She died on 10 November 1893, in Hillsboro, Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 18.

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Family Time Line

John Biser McNew
1846–1919
Edwin Ann Lusby
1849–1917
William Walter McNew
1868–1872
Mary McNew
1870–1872
McNew
1872–1872
Florence McNew
1873–1875
Adella Mc New
1875–1893
Ida Jane McNew
1878–1908
John Robert McNew
1880–1960
Bertie A. McNew
1882–1894
Franklin S. McNew
1884–1891
Logan G. McNew
1889–1956
Hattie McNew
1892–1894

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (6)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1880 · The Great Gale of 1880

Age 5

The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 6

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.

Name Meaning

1 Vietnamese: unexplained.2 Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish surnames formed with Gaelic mac ‘son of’.

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

Sources (1)

  • Adella Mcnew in household of J B Mcnew, "United States Census, 1880"

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