Albion Newton Alderman

1901–1984 (Age 83)
Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States

The Life of Albion Newton

When Albion Newton Alderman was born on 11 March 1901, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States, his father, Gilda Newton Alderman, was 28 and his mother, Caroline Barkus, was 21. He married Lena Mildred Callentine on 10 August 1924, in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Township 7, Craig, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Newton, Missouri, United States in 1935. He died on 18 October 1984, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Bountiful Memorial Park, Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Albion Newton Alderman
Lena Mildred Callentine
Marriage: 10 August 1924
Patricia Rae Alderman

Spouse & Children

10 August 1924
Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States


  • Patricia Rae Alderman


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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 3

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 22

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

Southern English: status name from Middle English alderman, Old English ealdorman, literally ‘elder’. In medieval England an alderman was a member of the governing body of a city or borough; also the head of a guild.

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Thank the Lord for Al Alderman

My father, Charles John Woodworth (b. 1932, Joplin, MO), grew up the son of a truckdriver, wallpaper hanger, and journeyman electrician on the outskirts of Joplin. Dad used to say that he didn't read …

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Sources (3)

  • Albicon N Alderman in household of Gideon N Alderman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Albion Alderman in household of Gildia Alderman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Albun N Alderman, "United States Census, 1930"

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