Newton D Cole

1834–29 December 1898 (Age 65)
United States

The Life of Newton D

When Newton D Cole was born in 1834, in United States, his father, William Leonidas Cole, was 23 and his mother, Clarinda Jones, was 20. He married Malinda Guinn about 1861, in Polk, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Buncombe, North Carolina, United States in 1850 and District 10, Grainger, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died on 29 December 1898, in United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Ducktown United Methodist Cemetery, Ducktown, Polk, Tennessee, United States.

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Newton D Cole
Malinda Guinn
Marriage: about 1861
James Newton Cole
Bob Cole
Jay Cole
Sarah Cole
William Almon Cole
James Newton Cole
Julie Ann Cole
John Robert Cole
Thomas Hayes Cole
Jasper Garfield Cole
Abraham Lincoln Cole

Spouse and Children

about 1861
Polk, Tennessee, United States


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World Events (8)

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 1

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 28

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Newton Cole, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Newton D Cole in household of Wm Cole, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Newton D Cole, "United States Census, 1880"

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