Cecil E Newman

13 September 1924–15 March 1996 (Age 71)
Franklin, Ohio, United States

The Life of Cecil E

When Cecil E Newman was born on 13 September 1924, in Franklin, Ohio, United States, his father, Cecil Allen Newman, was 30 and his mother, Amanda Lee Sturgill, was 22. He lived in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States in 1935 and Tylertown, Walthall, Mississippi, United States in 1989. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 15 March 1996, in Walthall, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Rester Cemetery, Varnado, Washington, Louisiana, United States.

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Cecil E Newman
Betty Harrison

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    Betty Harrison


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    Cecil Allen Newman


    Amanda Lee Sturgill





    Eugene Newman


World Events (8)

1925 · B.B. King is Born

Age 1

B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925, in Itta Bean, Mississippi. He was a famous American blues singer, electric guitarist, and record producer. In 1987, he inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 20

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

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 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cecil Newman in household of Cecil Newman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Earl C Newman in household of Cecil Newman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Cecil Newman in entry for William Thomas Ingles and Carolyn Jean Newman Haldeman, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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