Elma Elizabeth Newman

Female9 November 1909–9 November 1999

Brief Life History of Elma Elizabeth

When Elma Elizabeth Newman was born on 9 November 1909, in Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States, her father, John Thomas Newman Sr, was 37 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Caston, was 38. She married Raymond Fletcher Funderburk on 21 November 1928, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Flat Creek, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States for about 20 years and Flat Creek Township, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 9 November 1999, in Lancaster, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States.

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Raymond Fletcher Funderburk
Elma Elizabeth Newman
Marriage: 21 November 1928
Donald Gene Funderburk
Nettie B. Funderburk
Ann Yvonne Funderburk
Mary Elizabeth Funderburk

Sources (18)

  • Elma Newman in household of John T Newman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Elma E Funderburk, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Mrs Elma Funderburk in entry for Mrs Vara Lancaster Newman Anderson, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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  • Marriage
    21 November 1928South Carolina, United States
  • Children (4)

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    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 1

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

    Age 7

    South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

    1935 · The FBI is Established

    Age 26

    The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): nickname from Middle English newe ‘new’ (i.e. newly arrived or newly appointed) + man ‘man’ (Old English nīwe + mann).

    Americanized form (translation into English) of surnames meaning ‘new man, newcomer’, for example German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Neumann , Swedish Nyman , Polish Nowak , Czech or Slovak Novák, Slovenian, Croatian, or Serbian Novak .

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

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