Joe Bridges Newman

M, b. 28 December 1899, d. 10 March 1938
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006

Family: Mamie Viola Webb b. 16 Aug 1908, d. 23 Nov 1992

John Newman

M, b. 20 July 1886, d. 19 November 1965

John Butler (husband of Mary Jane Newman), and Mary Jane's brothers Bill, John, Austin and Frank Newman
  • Last Edited: 14 Aug 2008

Family: Minnie Lelia Riggs b. 2 Dec 1887, d. 5 Jun 1964

John Austin Newman

M, b. 26 December 1871, d. 15 September 1940
  • Last Edited: 20 Jun 2011

Family: Julia Ann Terry b. 7 Oct 1871, d. 31 Jan 1950

Johnny Franklin Newman

M, b. 3 February 1911
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2006
  • Birth*: Johnny Franklin Newman was born on 3 February 1911.

Joseph Newman

M, b. circa 1787, d. 15 February 1831
  • Last Edited: 15 Jul 2012

Family: Rachel Rabb b. Jan 1790, d. 4 Dec 1872

Joseph Austin Newman

M, b. 2 October 1827, d. 19 November 1872

Sons of Mary L. (Rice) and Joseph A. Newman: Joseph Sylvester, Leander Green, James Milton, John Austin Newman
  • Last Edited: 23 Jul 2011
  • Census1850*: The 1850 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on 13 September 1850 Wharton District, Wharton County, Texas; Newman, Joseph A., head, 22/m/farmer, real estate value 600, born Texas; M. L., 20/f, born Ohio; Asa, 4/m, born Texas; L. G., 1/m, born Texas.
  • (Witness) Estate: He witnessed the Estate of Elizabeth Rice on 8 July 1859 at DeWitt County, Texas; 'The State of Texas; Oliver Rice et al; County of DeWitt; Deed of Release: Know all men by these presents on the Eighth day of July, 1859, that we the undersigned Heirs of the Estate of Elizabeth Rice, deceased of said State and county. Withforth that we the undersigned Heirs of the Estate of the Said Elizabeth Rice do by these presents do bind ourselves and agree that the settlement that we have this day made in the Estate of the said Elizabeth Rice Shall be binding to each and all of us the Heirs of the said Elizabeth Rice and that we have this day made a fair and equal division of all the cattle of the said Estate and the Joseph Newman has in and for his son Leander Newman one of the Heirs of said Estate given unto Asa Asa Rice one of equal kin with Leander Rice all and every part and parcel of the said Leander Newman share in the said Estate forever-- Withforth that we the undersigned Heirs of the said Estate do hereby acknowledge by these presents the receipt of all or part and portion of all the property of the said Estate of Elizabeth Rice owned and we do by these presents receive it as a full and final settlement forever -- Whereunto we sit our hand this date above mentioned. Oliver Rice In Presence of (his mark) Amos A Hill; J S Newman; Joseph Bennett; A A Rice; T R Rice. The State of Texas: Personally appeared before me; County of DeWitt; James N Smith clerk of the County Court of said County: Amos A Hill; one of the subscribing witness to the foregoing instrument of writing who to me is well known and he after being duly sworn on his oath says that he is acquainted with all the party subscribing the same and that he saw each of them sign and seal the same and they acknowledge to be their act and deed for the purpose therein set forth and that they requested him to witness the same -- Given under my hand and seal of office at office in Clinton the 19th day of July A D 1859: James N Smith Cty Clerk. The State of Texas; County of DeWitt; I hereby certify that the above instrument of writing was filed in my office for record on Tuesday the 19th day of July A D 1859 at 10 oclock a m and that it was duly recorded in Record Book - - In Book H on page 455 on the same day and date as 11 oclock a m. Given under my hand and seal of office at office in Clinton this 19th day of July A D 1859.      James N Smith Cty Clerk.' This Deed of Release, Oliver Rice et al, was transcribed by Anita J. Cooper.
  • Census1860*: The 1860 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on 1 June 1860 DeWitt County, Texas; Newman, Joseph A., head, 33, m, stock raiser, real estate value 100, personal estate value 5,000, born Texas; Elizabeth D, 27, f, born Alabama; Leander G., 10, m, born Texas; Joseph S, 5, m, born Texas; O., 3, m, born Texas; Thomas M., 4/12, m, born Texas.
  • Census1870*: The 1870 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on 1 August 1870 Clinton, DeWitt County, Texas; Newman, Joseph A., head, 43/m/w, farmer, real estate value 800, personal estate value 2670, born Texas; Elizabeth D., 33/f/w, born Alabama; Joseph S., 14/m/w, born Texas; Olivia Ann, 13, f/w, born Texas; James M., 12, m.w, born Texas; Mary Jane, 9/f/w, born Texas; Francis, 7/f/w, born Texas; Henry, 3/m/w, born Texas; Elizabeth D., 1/f/w, born Texas.

Family 1: Mary L. Rice b. 1830, d. a 14 Sep 1850

Family 2: Elizabeth Dedrick Baker b. 3 Sep 1834, d. 6 Sep 1916

Joseph D. Newman

M, b. circa 1880
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006

Joseph Sylvester Newman

M, b. 9 April 1903
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2006
  • Marriage*: Joseph Sylvester Newman married Opal Cothran.
  • Birth*: Joseph Sylvester Newman was born on 9 April 1903.

Family: Opal Cothran

Joseph Sylvester "Bud" Newman

M, b. 23 September 1857, d. 29 November 1935
  • Last Edited: 25 Jun 2011
  • (Witness) Census1860: The 1860 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of Joseph Austin Newman's household; Newman, Joseph A., head, 33, m, stock raiser, real estate value 100, personal estate value 5,000, born Texas; Elizabeth D, 27, f, born Alabama; Leander G., 10, m, born Texas; Joseph S, 5, m, born Texas; O., 3, m, born Texas; Thomas M., 4/12, m, born Texas.
  • (Witness) Census1870: The 1870 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of Joseph Austin Newman's household; Newman, Joseph A., head, 43/m/w, farmer, real estate value 800, personal estate value 2670, born Texas; Elizabeth D., 33/f/w, born Alabama; Joseph S., 14/m/w, born Texas; Olivia Ann, 13, f/w, born Texas; James M., 12, m.w, born Texas; Mary Jane, 9/f/w, born Texas; Francis, 7/f/w, born Texas; Henry, 3/m/w, born Texas; Elizabeth D., 1/f/w, born Texas.
  • Census1880*: The 1880 Federal Census enumerated him as head of household on 1 June 1880 DeWitt County, Texas; head, w/m/53, farmer, born Texas, father born Texas, mother born Alabama; Maranda C. wife w/f/23, born Louisiana, father and mother born Louisiana; Walter Lee, son, w/m/4, born Texas; Cara Ann, daughter, w/f/1, born Texas.

Family: Maranda C Sermons b. 9 Aug 1858, d. 19 Mar 1915

Kathy Lynn Newman

F
  • Last Edited: 26 Jun 2011
  • Marriage*: Kathy Lynn Newman married (?) Hicks.

Family: (?) Hicks

Leander Green Newman

M, b. 23 May 1849, d. 2 April 1933

Leander Green Newman and wife Malinda Wofford Newman

  • Last Edited: 20 Jun 2011
  • (Witness) Census1850: The 1850 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of Joseph Austin Newman's household; Newman, Joseph A., head, 22/m/farmer, real estate value 600, born Texas; M. L., 20/f, born Ohio; Asa, 4/m, born Texas; L. G., 1/m, born Texas.
  • (Witness) Census1860: The 1860 Federal Census enumerated him as a member of Joseph Austin Newman's household; Newman, Joseph A., head, 33, m, stock raiser, real estate value 100, personal estate value 5,000, born Texas; Elizabeth D, 27, f, born Alabama; Leander G., 10, m, born Texas; Joseph S, 5, m, born Texas; O., 3, m, born Texas; Thomas M., 4/12, m, born Texas.
  • (Witness) Land Transaction: Leander Green Newman witnessed the land transaction of Thomas Richard Rice on 20 April 1887; sold property inherited from Elizabeth Rice's estate to Mary A. Rice, widow of William W. Rice.

Family: Malinda Wofford b. 26 Apr 1857, d. 3 Nov 1918

Lillie Adeline Newman

F, b. 25 May 1896, d. 12 September 1987
  • Last Edited: 19 Jun 2011

Family: Frank Creel

Louisa Newman

F, b. 1812, d. 1848
  • Last Edited: 19 Dec 2010
  • Birth*: Louisa Newman was born in 1812.
  • Death*: She died in 1848.

Luther Mylburn Newman

M, b. 17 September 1906
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2006
  • Marriage*: Luther Mylburn Newman married Margaret Fowler.
  • Birth*: Luther Mylburn Newman was born on 17 September 1906.

Marion Lee Newman

M, b. 6 October 1908
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2006
  • Marriage*: Marion Lee Newman married Beatrice Dillard.
  • Birth*: Marion Lee Newman was born on 6 October 1908.

Martha E. Newman

F, b. 26 June 1896, d. 7 July 1970

Martha (Newman) Alex with Miranda (Newman) and Butch

  • Last Edited: 20 Jun 2011
  • Note*: She raised two grandsons of her sister, Amanda Newman, Allen Ray Pierce's sons.

Family: Homer J Alex b. 1 Mar 1899, d. 8 Jul 1974

Martha Frances (Fannie) Newman

F, b. 13 August 1864, d. 21 November 1955
  • Last Edited: 20 Jul 2012
  • (Witness) Census1870: The 1870 Federal Census enumerated her as a member of Joseph Austin Newman's household; Newman, Joseph A., head, 43/m/w, farmer, real estate value 800, personal estate value 2670, born Texas; Elizabeth D., 33/f/w, born Alabama; Joseph S., 14/m/w, born Texas; Olivia Ann, 13, f/w, born Texas; James M., 12, m.w, born Texas; Mary Jane, 9/f/w, born Texas; Francis, 7/f/w, born Texas; Henry, 3/m/w, born Texas; Elizabeth D., 1/f/w, born Texas.

Family 1: William Vinson Kirkland b. c 1859, d. c 1883

Family 2: Walter King Matthew b. 1 Jul 1864, d. 1 Dec 1917

Family 3:

Mary Newman

F, b. June 1883
  • Last Edited: 20 Jun 2009
  • Birth*: Mary Newman was born in June 1883 at Texas.

Mary "Polly" Newman

F, b. 1807, d. 1846
  • Last Edited: 19 Dec 2010

Family: Preston Gilbert d. 1840

Mary Jane Newman

F, b. 27 July 1877, d. 20 February 1930

Irene and William Butler, daughter and son of Mary Jane (Newman) Butler

  • Last Edited: 17 Jul 2011

Family: John Christopher Butler b. 16 Sep 1876, d. 30 Jul 1950

Mary Jane Newman

F, b. 16 August 1861
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2006
  • Birth*: Mary Jane Newman was born on 16 August 1861.
  • (Witness) Census1870: The 1870 Federal Census enumerated her as a member of Joseph Austin Newman's household; Newman, Joseph A., head, 43/m/w, farmer, real estate value 800, personal estate value 2670, born Texas; Elizabeth D., 33/f/w, born Alabama; Joseph S., 14/m/w, born Texas; Olivia Ann, 13, f/w, born Texas; James M., 12, m.w, born Texas; Mary Jane, 9/f/w, born Texas; Francis, 7/f/w, born Texas; Henry, 3/m/w, born Texas; Elizabeth D., 1/f/w, born Texas.

Melvin Melton "Cotton" Newman

M, b. 22 June 1925
  • Last Edited: 25 Jun 2011

Minerva M. Newman

F, b. 1814, d. 1850
  • Last Edited: 18 Jan 2012
  • Note*: She and Rachel Newman Rachel Newman (Minerva's mother) was granted guardianship of Minerva's children, Elizabeth Ann, Serena and Andrew. In 1856, John Ruston petitioned the court for guardianship of Andrew and it was granted.

Family 2: John M. Ruston b. 14 Aug 1818, d. 23 Jun 1908

Minnie Newman

F, b. February 1886
  • Last Edited: 20 Jun 2009
  • Birth*: Minnie Newman was born in February 1886 at Texas.

Miranda Ardelia Newman

F, b. 23 October 1900, d. 15 August 1954

Miranda Newman

  • Last Edited: 19 Jun 2011

Nancy Ann Newman

F, b. 9 May 1882, d. 7 June 1963

Lewis and Nancy (Newman) Neill and son Andrew
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2006
  • Description*: She was described as blue eyes with brown specks, "robin egg eyes."

Family: John Lewis Neill d. 1951

Neunis Alberta Newman

F, b. 20 February 1922, d. 20 August 1994
  • Last Edited: 27 Jun 2011

Family: Stanley H. Wilkerson d. c 1997

Olive Myrtle Newman

F, b. 20 January 1901
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2006
  • Marriage*: Olive Myrtle Newman married Chester Sanders.
  • Birth*: Olive Myrtle Newman was born on 20 January 1901.

Oliver Lee Newman Jr.

M, b. circa 1927, d. 27 September 1984
  • Last Edited: 22 Jun 2011

Oliver Lee Newman Sr.

M, b. 21 October 1884, d. 30 October 1944

Oliver Lee Newman
  • Last Edited: 20 Jun 2011
  • Occupation*: He was a drayman and farmer.

Family 1: Gertrude Harrell b. 1891, d. 8 Oct 1910

Family 2: Mildred Ada Yarbrough b. 14 Aug 1900, d. 19 Jan 1990