Arthur Duane Newman

2 April 1936–28 April 2003 (Age 67)
Boy River, Cass, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Arthur Duane

When Arthur Duane Newman was born on 2 April 1936, in Boy River, Cass, Minnesota, United States, his father, Ray Julian Newman, was 36 and his mother, Isa Matilda Brooks, was 21. He lived in Torrey Township, Cass, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 28 April 2003, in Selah, Yakima, Washington, United States, at the age of 67.

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Ray Julian Newman
Isa Matilda Brooks
Arthur Duane Newman
Thomas Jerry Newman
Ray Julian Newman
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World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 1

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1940 · Galloping Gertie

Age 4

Galloping Gertie is the reference used to describe the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. It opened on July 1, 1940 four months later it no longer existed. On November 7, 1940 the wind guests came up to 40 miles an hour causing the bridge to twist and vibrate violently before it collapsed into Puget Sound. The only victim of the bridge collapsing was a three-legged paralyzed dog named Tubby whose owner tried to rescue him from the car but he wouldn’t go with him.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 19

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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)

  • Dwain Newman in household of Ray J Newman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Arthur Duane Newman, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Arthur Duaine Newman, "Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002"

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