Glenn Leroy Newman

20 September 1918–16 March 1972 (Age 53)
Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life of Glenn Leroy

When Glenn Leroy Newman was born on 20 September 1918, in Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, Lloyd Newman, was 33 and his mother, Sylvia Mable Smart, was 33. He married Bernice Eloise Carle on 26 February 1938, in Keokuk, Lee, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Huntsville, Schuyler, Illinois, United States in 1920 and Bear Creek Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 16 March 1972, in Carthage, Hancock, Illinois, United States, at the age of 53.

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Glenn Leroy Newman
Bernice Eloise Carle
Marriage: 26 February 1938
Glenna J Newman

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    Bernice Eloise Carle


26 February 1938
Keokuk, Lee, Iowa, United States


    Glenna J Newman


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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1925 · Woman's World's Fair

Age 7

The first Woman's World's Fair was held in Chicago in 1925. The idea of the completely women-run fair was to display the progress of ideas, work, and products of twentieth-century women
1933 · Another World's Fair

Age 15

The city of Chicago was presented with another chance to host a World's Fair. It was offered to the city to commemorate the 100 years of its existence. Many people didn't like the idea of them having another Worlds Fair because the nation, as a whole, was coming out of the Great Depression.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a newcomer to a place, from Middle English newe ‘new’ + man ‘man’. This form has also absorbed several European cognates with the same meaning, for example Neumann . (For other forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (2)

  • Glenn R Newman in household of Loyd Newman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Glen L Newman in household of Loyd Newman, "United States Census, 1930"

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