Lemuel D. Newton

14 April 1792–10 December 1864 (Age 72)
Monson, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Lemuel D.

When Lemuel D. Newton was born on 14 April 1792, in Monson, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Stephen Newton, was 37 and his mother, Susanna Davidson, was 31. He married BETSEY Lee Merrick in 1817, in Monson, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Homer, Homer, Cortland, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 December 1864, at the age of 72, and was buried in Homer, Homer, Cortland, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lemuel D. Newton
1792–1864
BETSEY Lee Merrick
1793–1863
Marriage: 1817
Elizabeth Susanna Newton
1824–1906

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1817
Monson, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
children

(1)

    Elizabeth Susanna Newton

    Female1824–1906Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1754–1836Male

    Susanna Davidson

    Female1760–1839Female

siblings

(6)

    Voltaire Newton

    Male1791–1862Male

    Male1792–1864Male

    Lucius Freeman Newton

    Male1795–1879Male

    Male1798–1871Male

    Hiram Newton

    Male1798–1882Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 5

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1812

Age 20

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lemuel O Newton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lemuel D Newton, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lemuel D Newton, "New York, State Census, 1855"

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