Seymour Laverne Newell

31 July 1875–19 December 1937 (Age 62)
Almond, Almond, Allegany, New York, United States

The Life of Seymour Laverne

When Seymour Laverne Newell was born on 31 July 1875, in Almond, Almond, Allegany, New York, United States, his father, Theodore D Newell, was 25 and his mother, Harriet A Ward, was 22. He married Ella Ethel Flint on 23 July 1896, in Bishopville, Almond, Allegany, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Hornellsville, Steuben, New York, United States in 1880. His occupation is listed as dairy farmer, and threshing machine / hay bailer operator in Almond, Almond, Allegany, New York, United States. He died on 19 December 1937, in Almond, Almond, Allegany, New York, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Almond, Almond, Allegany, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Seymour Laverne Newell
Ella Ethel Flint
Marriage: 23 July 1896
Hattie Margaret Newell
Mildred Ella Newell
Ida May Newell

Spouse and Children

23 July 1896
Bishopville, Almond, Allegany, New York, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Harriet A Ward




    Fred Jerome Newell



    Rutherford B Newell


    James E Newell Sr



World Events (8)

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.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish: variant of Neville .2 English: variant of Noel .3 Irish (north County Kildare): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tnúthghail ‘descendant of Tnúthgal’, a personal name composed of the elements tnúth ‘desire’, ‘envy’ + gal ‘valor’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Seymor Newell, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Seymour S Newell in household of Theodore D Newell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Seymour Newell, "United States Census, 1910"

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