Wendell Glen Newman

18 May 1915–10 April 1995 (Age 79)
Manila, Daggett, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Wendell Glen

When Wendell Glen Newman was born on 18 May 1915, in Manila, Daggett, Utah, United States, his father, Wendell Allen Newman, was 22 and his mother, Hilda Marie Fowler, was 20. He married Ruby Pearl Johnson on 10 November 1938, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He died on 10 April 1995, in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Wendell Glen Newman
Ruby Pearl Johnson
Marriage: 10 November 1938

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 November 1938Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 1
    Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
    1919 · Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple Announced
    Age 4
    The Mesa Arizona Latter-day Saint Temple was announced on October 3, 1919. Don Carlos Young and Ramm Hansen were chosen to design the temple. The Mesa, Arizona temple was the first temple to be built in Arizona.
    1937 · The Neutrality Act
    Age 22
    The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    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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    Sources (16)

    • Wendell Glenn Newman, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Wendall Glen Newman, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Wendell Glen Newman, "Utah, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947"

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