Nancy Anne Klingensmith

17 June 1849–22 May 1938 (Age 88)
Fremont, Wyoming, United States

The Life Summary of Nancy Anne

When Nancy Anne Klingensmith was born on 17 June 1849, in Fremont, Wyoming, United States, her father, Philip Klingensmith Jr, was 34 and her mother, Hannah Henry Creemer, was 23. She married William Newman on 13 May 1867. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Bonsall, San Diego, California, United States in 1900 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 22 May 1938, in Inyo, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Newman
Nancy Anne Klingensmith
Marriage: 13 May 1867
Maud Melissa Newman
Philip H Newman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 May 1867
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1850 · Los Angeles Is Incorporated
    Age 1
    Los Angeles was incorporated as a municipality on April 4, 1850.
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 26
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Klingenschmidt, an occupational name for a swordsmith or cutler, from Middle High German klinge ‘blade, sword’ + smit ‘smith’.

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

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    Sources (20)

    • Nancy Smith in entry for Philip H Newman, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Nancy Smith in household of P K Smith, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Nancy Newman, "Arizona, County Marriages, 1871-1964"

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