Orvel "Oel" Alfred Buck Newton

1 July 1857–24 August 1905 (Age 48)
Sherburne, Rutland, Vermont, United States

The Life of Orvel "Oel" Alfred Buck

When Orvel "Oel" Alfred Buck Newton was born on 1 July 1857, in Sherburne, Rutland, Vermont, United States, his father, Dr Sylvester M Newton, was 42 and his mother, Caroline P Tenney, was 36. He married Elizabeth Garner Greene on 31 December 1891, in Greenville, Clay, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Clay, Iowa, United States in 1895 and Spencer Township, Clay, Iowa, United States in 1900. He died on 24 August 1905, at the age of 48.

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Family Time Line

Orvel "Oel" Alfred Buck Newton
1857–1905
Elizabeth Garner Greene
1873–1967
Marriage: 31 December 1891
Newton
1892–1895
Laura Susanna Newton
1894–1976
Willie Newton
1895–
Sylvester Oel Doc Newton
1898–1985
Raymond Asa Newton
1903–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1891
Greenville, Clay, Iowa, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Dr Sylvester M Newton

    Male1815–1883Male

    Caroline P Tenney

    Female1820–1874Female

siblings

(6)

    Ovando Adset Newton

    Male1850–1935Male

    Dr Fred Sheldon Newton

    Male1852–1932Male

    Charles H Newton

    Male1854–Male

    Male1857–1905Male

    Locke E Newton

    Male1859–1944Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 7

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 13

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places so named, from Old English nēowe ‘new’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. According to Ekwall, this is the commonest English place name. For this reason, the surname has a highly fragmented origin.

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

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Sources (3)

  • O A B Newton, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Od A B Newton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Oel A Newton in household of Sylvester Newton, "United States Census, 1860"

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