Callie Donna Newton

9 July 1893–13 September 1990 (Age 97)
Indian Township, Payne, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Callie Donna

When Callie Donna Newton was born on 9 July 1893, in Indian Township, Payne, Oklahoma, United States, her father, Kenneth R Newton, was 41 and her mother, Elmina Rebecca Henry, was 38. She married Walter Calvin Donegan on 2 January 1915, in Delaware, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in La Junta, Otero, Colorado, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 112, Pueblo, Colorado, United States in 1930. She died on 13 September 1990, in Stevens, Washington, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Rice, Stevens, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Calvin Donegan
Callie Donna Newton
Marriage: 2 January 1915
Lee Newton Donegan
Thelma Lou Donegan

Spouse and Children

    Walter Calvin Donegan



2 January 1915
Delaware, Oklahoma, United States



    Thelma Lou Donegan


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · Seattle Grows Quickly

Age 4

The Klondike gold rush started in 1896 in Canada, but by 1897 as miners started moving and following the gold it caused for Seattle to rapidly grow as more miners joined the search for gold.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 26

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places so named, from Old English nēowe ‘new’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. According to Ekwall, this is the commonest English place name. For this reason, the surname has a highly fragmented origin.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kelly Donegan in household of Walter C Donegan, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Callie D Taylor in household of Virgil A Taylor, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Callie Newton in household of Kim R Newton, "United States Census, 1900"

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