Edwin Raymond Newhouse

16 December 1907–March 1985 (Age 77)
West Virginia, United States

The Life of Edwin Raymond

When Edwin Raymond Newhouse was born on 16 December 1907, his father, Edwin Murray Newhouse, was 33 and his mother, Sallie Elizabeth Weese, was 25. He lived in New Creek, Mineral, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years and New Creek District, Mineral, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died in March 1985, in West Virginia, United States, at the age of 77.

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Edwin Murray Newhouse
Sallie Elizabeth Weese
Nettie B Newhouse
John G Newhouse
Edwin Raymond Newhouse
Christine Newhouse
Faye Marshaline Newhouse
Lyle B Newhouse
Nellie Rebecca Newhouse

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    Nettie B Newhouse


    John G Newhouse




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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 2

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived in a ‘new house’, from Middle English newe + hous, or a habitational name from any of various minor places named with these elements, for example in Cheshire and West Yorkshire. Newsham in Lincolnshire was often Neuhouse in the medieval period, the modern form in -ham representing an alternative from Old English dative plural -um.2 Translation of Scandinavian Nyhus , German and Ashkenazic Jewish Neuhaus (topographic or habitational names), or Hungarian Újházi, a habitational name for someone from any of various places named with új ‘new’ + ház ‘house’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ray E Newhouse in household of Sallie E Newhouse, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Edwin Newhouse in household of Edwin Newhouse, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edwin R Newhouse in household of Edwin M Newhouse, "United States Census, 1920"

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