Rita Chenoweth

24 December 1923–18 October 1993 (Age 69)
Rainbow, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Rita

When Rita Chenoweth was born on 24 December 1923, in Rainbow, Victoria, Australia, her father, Arthur Milton Chenoweth, was 24 and her mother, Lylie Cecelia Milgate, was 22. She married Thomas Luke Newman in 1946. She died on 18 October 1993, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 69.

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Thomas Luke Newman
Rita Chenoweth
Marriage: 1946

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Luke Newman




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World Events (8)


Age 16

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

Age 17

Australia declares war on Italy.

Age 27

Australian troops sent to Korea.

Name Meaning

Cornish: topographic name from the elements chy ‘house’ + noweth ‘new’.

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

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