John Newton Livingston

1907–1983 (Age 75)
Versailles, Ripley, Indiana, United States

The Life of John Newton

When John Newton Livingston was born on 5 August 1907, in Versailles, Ripley, Indiana, United States, his father, Virgil N Livingston, was 20 and his mother, Bertha F Palmer, was 23. He had at least 3 sons with Rose Florence Block. He lived in Lawrenceburg, Dearborn, Indiana, United States in 1935 and Sparta Township, Dearborn, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died in 1983, in Dearborn, Indiana, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

John Newton Livingston
Rose Florence Block
John Newton Livingston Jr
Robert E Livingston Sr
Donald Lee Livingston

Spouse & Children



  • John Newton Livingston Jr


  • Robert E Livingston Sr


  • Donald Lee Livingston


Parents & Siblings

  • Virgil N Livingston


  • Bertha F Palmer




World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 2

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Age 20

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lothian, originally named in Middle English as Levingston, from an owner called Levin ( see Lewin 1), who appears in charters of David I in the early 12th century.2 Irish: name adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Duinnshléibhe and Mac Duinnshléibhe ( see Dunleavy ).3 Americanized form of Jewish Lowenstein .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Livingstone, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Livingstone in household of Virgil Livingstone, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John N Livingston in household of Virgil N Livingston, "United States Census, 1910"

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