Isaac M Newbrough

1855–25 October 1882 (Age 27)
Taylor, Virginia, United States

The Life of Isaac M

When Isaac M Newbrough was born in 1855, in Taylor, Virginia, United States, his father, John Newbrough, was 27 and his mother, Emily Ann Carder, was 26. He married Mary Ellen Riley on 28 March 1878, in Taylor, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Courthouse Magisterial District, Taylor, West Virginia, United States in 1870. He died on 25 October 1882, in Taylor, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 27, and was buried in Harmony Grove Cemetery, Belgium, Taylor, West Virginia, United States.

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Isaac M Newbrough
Mary Ellen Riley
Marriage: 28 March 1878
Charles Newbrough

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28 March 1878
Taylor, West Virginia, United States


    Charles Newbrough


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World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 6

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1862 · The Battle of Fredericksburg

Age 7

The Battle of Fredericksburg involved 200,000 troops with General Ambrose Burnside of the army of the Potomac against General Lee’s Army of the North.

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from Newbrough in Northumberland, named from Old English nīwe ‘new’+ burh ‘fortification’. 2. In some instances, possibly a variant of Newberry .

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

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  • 1870 U.S. Census (Court house,Taylor Co, WV) Household of John B. NEWBROUGH
  • 1860 U.S. Census (Taylor Co, VA) Household of John NEWBROUGH
  • 1880 U.S. Census (Booths Creek, Taylor Co, WV) Household of Isaac NEWBRaUGH

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