Newton Boutwell

1807–1890 (Age 83)
Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Newton

When Newton Boutwell was born on 19 July 1807, in Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Nehemiah Boutwell, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Cleaves Jones, was 30. He married Mary Ann Merrill on 18 January 1830, in Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Craftsbury, Orleans, Vermont, United States for about 30 years. He died on 9 July 1890, in Morristown, Lamoille, Vermont, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Morristown, Lamoille, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Newton Boutwell
Mary Ann Merrill
Marriage: 18 January 1830
Elizabeth A Boutwell
William Clark Boutwell
Harriet Boutwell
Francis N. Boutwell
Robert Thurston Boutwell
Mary J. Boutwell
Thomas N Boutwell
Rodney M Boutwell
James B Boutwell

Spouse & Children

18 January 1830
Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States


  • Elizabeth A Boutwell


  • William Clark Boutwell


  • Harriet Boutwell


  • Francis N. Boutwell


  • Robert Thurston Boutwell


+4 More Children

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+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 1

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 23

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Possibly English: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • N B Boutwell, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Newton Bowstead, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Newton Boutwell, "United States Census, 1860"

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