James Dallas Newman

2 June 1915–4 March 1995 (Age 79)
Texas, United States

The Life of James Dallas

When James Dallas Newman was born on 2 June 1915, in Texas, United States, his father, James Nelson Newman, was 47 and his mother, Faye Dallas Webb, was 25. He had at least 1 son with Frances Evelyn Toler. He lived in Justice Precinct 4, Mills, Texas, United States for about 10 years and McGregor, McLennan, Texas, United States in 1935. He died on 4 March 1995, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 79.

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James Dallas Newman
Frances Evelyn Toler
Gary Don Newman

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Parents and Siblings

    James Nelson Newman





    Miriam Newman


    Mary Leona Mae Newman



    Leonard Hayes Newman Sr.


    Doris Frances Newman


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 14

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 22

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • James D Newman in household of James Newman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James D Newman in household of James N Newman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dallas Newmann in household of James Newmann, "United States Census, 1920"

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