When Edmond Newton was born on 25 February 1765, in Rutland, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Hezekiah Newton, was 45 and his mother, Eunice Brigham, was 43. He married Zerviah Maynard on 22 March 1790, in Paxton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Madison, Madison, Madison, New York, United States in 1850. He died in 1852, in Oneida, Madison, New York, United States, at the age of 87.
English and Scottish: habitational name from any of the many places in England and Scotland so named, from Old English nīwe ‘new’ + tūn ‘farmstead, settlement’, or Middle English neue ‘new’ + toun ‘settlement, town’. According to Ekwall, this is the commonest English placename. For this reason, the surname has a highly fragmented origin.
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