Hannahbel Newman

Female1 April 1883–22 January 1966

Brief Life History of Hannahbel

When Hannahbel Newman was born on 1 April 1883, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Stephen Jackson Newman, was 31 and her mother, Hannah Selley, was 22. She married Wilford Woodruff Emery on 26 October 1905, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She immigrated to Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States in 1940 and lived in Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 22 January 1966, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilford Woodruff Emery
Hannahbel Newman
Marriage: 26 October 1905
Grace Emery
Wilford Newman Emery
Lucile Emery
Mervin Stephen Emery
Wesley Frank Emery

Sources (46)

  • Hannabelle Newman in entry for Lucile Emery, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
  • Hannahbel Newman Emery, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Hannah Bel Newman in entry for Archie Huff and Lucile Emery, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 October 1905Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1896 · Utah becomes a state

    Age 13

    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 23

    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    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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    Life History - Hannahbel Newman Emery

    LIFE HISTORY - HANNAHBEL NEWMAN EMERY Born April 1, 1883 Salt Lake City, Utah I, Hannahbel Newman Emery, was born April 1, 1883, at 24 North 5th West Street, Salt Lake City, Utah. My father was Steph …

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