Bertha Nanette Newman

18 August 1868–17 August 1953 (Age 85)
Ontario, Canada

The Life of Bertha Nanette

When Bertha Nanette Newman was born on 18 August 1868, in Ontario, Canada, her father, John Newman, was 65 and her mother, Annie Maria Marshall, was 17. She married James Alexander Mccormick on 2 June 1896, in Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada in 1911. She died on 17 August 1953, in Ontario, Canada, at the age of 84, and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Napanee, Greater Napanee, Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada.

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Family Time Line

James Alexander Mccormick
Bertha Nanette Newman
Marriage: 2 June 1896
James Newman McCormick
Clarence Frederick McCormick
Orville Hugh McCormick
Helen Mildred McCormick
Ruth L McCormick
Margaret Anette Bertha McCormick
Charles Edwin Harold McCormick

Spouse and Children

2 June 1896
Lennox and Addington, Ontario, Canada


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Newman


    Annie Maria Marshall





    Frederick Newman


    Charles Newman


World Events (5)


Age 1

1883 · Mining Boom

Age 15

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.
1906 · Hydro-Electric of Ontario

Age 38

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

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)

  • Bertha Newman in entry for William Rae Brown and Helen Mildred Mccormick, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Bertha W Newman, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Bertha Mccormick in household of James Mccormick, "Canada Census, 1911"

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