Willie Harlan Newsom

2 September 1898–31 October 1972 (Age 74)
Grimes, Texas, United States

The Life of Willie Harlan

When Willie Harlan Newsom was born on 2 September 1898, in Grimes, Texas, United States, his father, George Washington Newsom, was 45 and his mother, Mary Adaline Wilson, was 42. He lived in Justice Precinct 4, Lavaca, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Yoakum, Lavaca, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 31 October 1972, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Newsom
1853–1930
Mary Adaline Wilson
1856–1930
Henry E Newsom
1875–1876
Mary Ella Newsom
1879–1957
Miriam E Newsom
1881–1972
Eugene Penn Newsom
1882–1965
Leo Earnest Newsom
1886–1966
John Bunion Monroe Newsom
1889–1956
Myrtle O Newsom
1891–1893
Loula Oletha Newsom
1894–1987
Willie Harlan Newsom
1898–1972

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 3

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 20

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Newsome .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harlan Newsom in household of Leo Newsom, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harlan W Newsome in household of George W Newsome, "United States Census, 1910"
  • W H Newsom in household of G W Newsom, "United States Census, 1900"

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