Mary Elizabeth Reno

Brief Life History of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Reno was born in October 1897, in Greenville, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, her father, Edward Elliot Reno, was 36 and her mother, Sallie Ruddell, was 25. She married Herbert Estell Newman on 28 June 1919, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Magisterial District 1, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States in 1940 and Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States in 1950. She died on 7 August 1971, in Evansville, Knight Township, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Locust Hill Cemetery, Evansville, Knight Township, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States.

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Herbert Estell Newman
Mary Elizabeth Reno
Marriage: 28 June 1919
Herbert Newman
Herbert Estell Newman
William Newman
Harry Lee Newman
Delbert Rhea Newman
Mary Ruth Newman
Jennie Lou Newman
Nancy Jane Newman
James LeRoy Newman

Sources (17)

  • Mary E Newman, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Mary in entry for Herbert E Newman Sr, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Mary Newman in household of Herbert Newman, "United States Census, 1940"

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

1900 · Governor Shot

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.


U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

French (mainly Lorraine): variant of Renaud .

Americanized form of French Renaud , Reynaud , and Reneau . Compare Renno and Reyno .

Italian (Apulia): from the personal name Reno, a short form of Nazzareno (see Nazzaro ) or any other name that ends in -reno.

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

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