When Newton Irish was born on 13 May 1876, in Rochester, Olmsted, Minnesota, United States, his father, John Irish, was 27 and his mother, Harriet Zorada Irish, was 28. He married Lena Agnes Stage on 6 July 1906. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He died on 14 June 1940, in Bemidji, Beltrami, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Kellogg, Wabasha, Minnesota, United States.
English and Irish (Kilkenny): ethnic name for someone of Irish origin, from Old French Ireis or Middle English Irish ‘Irish’, Latinized as Hiberniens(is). Compare Ireland .