Jauanita Newman

1917–29 October 1996 (Age 79)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Jauanita

When Jauanita Newman was born in 1917, in Arkansas, United States, her father, Arthur Newman, was 41 and her mother, Lenora Russell, was 29. She lived in Cleveland Township, Fulton, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 29 October 1996, at the age of 79, and was buried in Byron, Fulton, Arkansas, United States.

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World Events (8)


Age 0

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

Age 5

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a newcomer to a place, from Middle English newe ‘new’ + man ‘man’. This form has also absorbed several European cognates with the same meaning, for example Neumann . (For other forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jauanita Newman in household of Arthur Newman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Jaunita Newman in household of Authur Newman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Juanita Newman Penuel, "Find A Grave Index"

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