William Edwin Newth

2 September 1867–3 March 1948 (Age 80)
Calne, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William Edwin

When William Edwin Newth was born on 2 September 1867, in Calne, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Newth, was 26 and his mother, Mary Ann Hunt, was 20. He married Edith Beaven on 29 March 1894, in Calne, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 3 March 1948, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

William Edwin Newth
1867–1948
Edith Beaven
1875–
Marriage: 29 March 1894
Roland Frederick Beaven Newth
1895–1938
Mabel Beaven Newth
1897–
Henry James Beaven Newth
1900–1977
Herbert Beaven Newth
1902–
Dorothy E Newth
1905–1984

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 March 1894
Calne, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Roland Frederick Beaven Newth

    Male1895–1938Male

    Mabel Beaven Newth

    Female1897–Female

    Henry James Beaven Newth

    Male1900–1977Male

    Herbert Beaven Newth

    Male1902–Male

    Dorothy E Newth

    Female1905–1984Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Newth

    Male1841–1919Male

    Mary Ann Hunt

    Female1847–1888Female

siblings

(8)

    Male1867–1948Male

    Male1869–1955Male

    Frederick Charles Newth

    Male1871–1938Male

    Ernest G Newth

    Male1873–1901Male

    Stephen John Newth

    Male1875–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 16

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.
1884

Age 17

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 39

Ontario Hydro was established in 1906. It is the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Name Meaning

English (Gloucestershire): unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • William E Newth in household of William Newth, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • William E Newth in entry for Roland Frederick Bevan Newth and Gertrude Lillian Smith, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • William Newth in entry for Henry James Newth and Maud Ruth Newth, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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