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24 days. The first child was Amy, b. Feb. 18, 1764 ; was, I suppose, the wife of Sylvanus
Smith, Jr. The second was Philip, b. 1765 ; m. Clarissa Dutton. The seventh was Daniel,
b. 1775 ; m. Anna Newton (dau. of David) (No. 486).



THOMAS OF FAIRFIELD 775

552. L Clinton Arthur 6 Newton, b. Feb. 12, 1899.

553. 3. Loomis Azro 5 Newton, b. July 29, 1867, at Colchester, Vt. ; banker in

the Fidelity Trust Company, Hartford, Conn., where he resides ; m.
Oct. 25, 1892, Mabel Ballard Dillingham. One child :

554. 1. Marjory Eugenia 6 Newton, b. Sept. 4, 1894.

555. 4. Grace Sarepta 5 Newton, b. May 15, 1872, at Hartford, Conn. ; m.

May 19, 1897, David Angus, who was b. in New York City, and is
a contractor and builder there. One child :

556. 1. William Newton 8 Angus, b. May 8, 1901.

557. 5. Edward RoswelP Newton (M.D.), b. Feb. 11, 1874, at Hartford, Conn.,

is a physician in Boston, making a specialty of the ear, nose and
throat. He m. Sept. 18, 1899, Lena Blanche Blaikie.

558. 6. Lucy Harriet 5 Newton, b. July 2, 1875 ; an artist, in Hartford, Conn.

559. 3. Maria Louisa 4 , b. May 13, 1850, at Norwich, Vt. : m. at Bethel, Vt.,

July 4, 1872, Lewis Tracy Wills, who was b. at Norwich, Vt., Feb. 25,
1843. They reside at Sycamore, 111., and have two children :

560. 1. Mabel I. 5 Wills, b. , 1873, at Royalston, Vt.

561. 2. Ernest Calvin 5 Wills, b. , 1874, at Central Falls, R. I.

562. 4. Carlton S.\ b. Sept. 8, 1852 ; d. Oct. 3, 1881.

563. 5. Lucy Ida 4 , b. March 11, 1856; m. March 16, 1878, Edward N. Newton

(522), son of Nelson and Mary (Partridge) Newton. See above,
where her children are given under his name.

564. 2. Eunice 3 , b. May 14, 1810, at Norwich, Vt. ; m. Nov. 18, 1833, Joseph

Whipple, son of Samuel and Mary (Chaffee) Whipple, b. May 3, 1803,
Children :

505. 1. Mary 4 Whipple, b. ; m. (1) Fitch Barrows; m. (2)

Beebe.

566. 2. Jane 4 Whipple, b. .

567. 3. Newton 4 Whipple, b.



568. 3. Orson 3 , b. Nov. 24, 1811, at Norwich, Vt. ; m. April 8, 1840, Harriet

Bullard, b. April 18, 1821. They had children in Norwich, Vt. :

569. 1. Joseph Edward 4 , b. Aug. 13, 1842 ; m. Mary •.

570. 2. Maria 4 , b. June 30, 1843 ; d. Aug. 30, 1843.

571. 3. George Truman 4 , b. Dec. 27, 1856 ; d. Sept. 20, 1857.

572. 4. Hattie 4 , b. Jan. 30, 1860 ; d. Feb. 14, 1861.

573. 5. George 4 , b. April 24, 1864 ; d. Oct. 7, 1864.

574. 4. Daniel 3 , b. Aug. 26, 1813, at Norwich, Vt. ; d. March 29, 1859; m. July

16, 1837, Martha Foster, who was b. at Sharon, Vt., July 14, 1812, and
d. in Lee County, Iowa, Nov. 23, 1885. They lived their married life
in Lee County, Iowa, and had there five children, viz. :

575. 1. Laura Lucretia 4 , b. Aug. 22, 1838; m. Aug. 25, 1864, Carlton Little, a

farmer in Lee County, Iowa, who was b. in Vermont. Their P. O.
address is Denmark, Iowa. Their children are :

576. 1. Owen 5 Little, b. Oct. 15, 1866.

577. 2. Abbie 5 Little, b. Jan. 8, 1869 ; d. Oct. 4, 1896.

578. 3. Daphne 5 Little, b. June 7, 1871.

579. 2. Henry Harrison 4 , b. Aug. 23, 1840 ; d. Aug. 9, 1841.

580. 3. Mary 4 , b. .

581. 4. Hiram Foster 4 , b. Aug. 26, 1845 ; d. March 15, 1885.

582. 5. Daphne Caroline 4 , b. Oct. 19, 1848; d. Aug. 1, 1865.

583. 5. Russell 3 , b. April 22, 1815 ; d. July 20, 1818.

584. 6. Enos E. 3 , b. May 4, 1817, at Norwich, Vt. ; d. at Terra Haute, Ind., May

11, 1888. He resided there ; some of his children were b. there. He m.
at Hartford, Vt., Oct. 9, 1839, Lucy Ann Dutton 4 , daughter of Samuel 3
and Olive (Thomas) Dutton of Hartford, Vt., where she was b. Aug. 13,
1818. She d. at Terra Haute, Ind., Sept. 15, 1890. "Four cases only
of excommunion occurred during a period of fifty years in the West
Hartford, Vt., Congregational Church. These members were Noah
Dutton, Enos Newton, Lucy Ann (Dutton) Newton and Charles H.
Thurston. In 1843, the first three became 'Second Adventists,' but
failing to 'go up' at the time designated by Miller, their prophet, they
renounced the church, and turned to the world. The latter was afterward
restored." Children :

585. 1. Owen E. 4 , b. Sept. 3, 1841; m. Dec. 15, 1861, Ellen V. Dano. They

reside in Fort Madison, Iowa.

586. 2. Caroline F. 4 , b. Dec. 13, 1843 ; m. Jan. 6, 1883, David Richardson. They

lived in Chicago, 111.

587. 3. Maria C. 4 , b. Nov. 29, 1848.



776 NEWTON GENEALOGY

5S8. 4. Flora A. 4 , b. Aug. 21, 1851 ; m. Sept. 4, 1883, George Burt. They lived

in Terra Haute, Ind., and had two children :

589. 1. Lucy Maria 5 Burt, b. Sept. 7, 1884.

590. 2. Nellie Corolyn 5 Burt, b. Aug. 24, 1893.

591. 7. Laura A. 3 , b. Jan. 9, 1821, at Norwich, Vt. ; d. April 9, 1899; m. Aug. 31,

18G0, Hazen Nelson Savage* (2d wife), son of John and Lucy (Hopson)
Savage of Hartford, Vt., where he was b. May 5, 1822. They lived in
Hartford, Vt., and had two children. The name of one of them was :

592. 1. Hiram Newton 4 Savage, b. .

593. 8. Joseph T. 3 , b. Nov. 21, 1822. at Norwich, Vt. ; d. Feb. 7, 18G8 ; m. in 1844,

Emily Merrill, b. 1817. They had at Hartford, Vt., a son :

594. 1. Albert Russell 4 , b. March 19, 1850.

595. 9. Edward Orvis 3 (twin), b. June 29, 1826, at Norwich, Vt. ; d. at St.

Edwards, Neb., in 1898; m. March 10, 1851, Emily Orra Richards,?
daughter of Chester and Fidelia (Whitcomb) Richards of Hartford, Vt.,
where she was b. Dec. 21, 1825. She d. at Norwich, Vt., March 20, 1883,
where they lived and where their eight children were born, viz. :
590. 1. Nellie Menora 4 , b. Sept. 20, 1852 ; d. Dec. 24, 1802.

597. 2. Emma Octavia 4 , b. July 21, 1854 ; d. Oct. 27, 1874.

598. 3. William Truman 4 , b. April 1, 1850 ; d. Dec. 29, 1803.

599. 4. Annie Fidelia 4 , b. Sept. 4, 1857.
GOO. 5. Addie Maria 4 , b. March 28. 1859.

001. 0. Laura Edith 4 , b. Oct. 25, 1800.

002. 7. Charles Edward 4 , b. May 10, 1803.
G03. 8. Mary Grace 4 , b. Aug. 17, 1806.

004. 10. Leonard 3 (twin), b. June 29, 1820, at Norwich, Vt. ; d. Sept. 4, 1820.

005. 11. Sarah L. s , b. March 10, 1829, at Norwich, Vt. ; d. at Hartford, Vt, July

12, 1891; m. Sept. 22, 1853, Nelson Savage Hazen, son of Elijah and
Rhoda (Savage) Hazen of Hartford, Vt., where he was b. May 4, 1823,
He d. Feb. 12, 1884. They lived in Hartford, Vt. Children born there :

GOG. 1. Cara F. 4 , Hazen, b. , 1854.

G07. 2. Laura A. 4 Hazen, b. .

008. 3. William Nelson 4 Hazen, b. .

485. vi. Andrew 2 , b. Oct. 1, 1779; d. at Hartford, Vt., Aug. 18, 1808; m. Lorena

Waterman, b. 1785, and d. April 20, 1823. She is a descendant of the

Watermans in America, who trace back to those of the name in Norwich,

England. She had four children. He m. (2) at Hartford, Vt, Nov. 18,

1S23, Catherine Hazen, his cousin, daughter of Col. Joshua and Mercy

(Hazen) Hazen, farmer of Hartford, Vt, where she was b. Oct. 25, 1785,

and where she d. May 20, 1854. (See note to No. 479.) Mr. Newton was

a farmer in Hartford, where his children were born :

G09. 1. Mclvin 3 , b. Aug. 29, 1809; d. at Metamora, 111., Nov. 11, 1879, aged 70.

He m. at Hartford. Vt, Oct. 15, 1831, Eunice Smith, daughter of Syl-

vanus and Amy (Sprague) Smith§ of Hartford, Vt, where she was b.

Nov. 15, 1S07. She d. at Wymore, Neb., May 8. 1890, aged 83. Mr.

Newton lived in Hartford, Vt., until after three of his children were born

there. In 1S3G he moved to Woodstock, Ohio, where he was a farmer,

and there three more children were born. In 1853 he removed to Illinois,

where he died. His children were :

G10. 1. Eveline 4 , b. Oct. 15, 1S32 ; d. Jan. 22, 1884, in California; m. Albert

Smith. They had a son who was killed in a railway wreck and a

daughter who is Mrs. Philip Sheets, living (1910) in Metamora, 111.

♦Thomas Savage of Washington, Conn., b. there 1714; m. 1744. Martha Whitmore ;
moved to Woodbury, Conn., thence to Hartford, Vt. Of his six children the first, Martha,
I). 1740. m. Dea. John Button, and the fourth, Seth, b. 1756, m. (1) Rhoda Bacon; m. (2)
Mrs. Miriam (Smith) Richards, and had seven children. The youngest was Rhoda ; m.
Elijah Hazen. The first was Joseph, b. 1780 ; m. Olive Smith. The second was John, b.
1782; m. Lucy Hopson (dau. of John and Abiah (Hazen) Hopson) ; they had ten children,
the youngest being Hazen Nelson Savage, b. 1822 ; m. (1) Julia A. Tenney, who d. April 6,
1860; m. (2) Laura A. Newton (dau. of Truman). The children by his first wife were:
Whitmore, b. 1823 ; d. 1823 ; Jason, b. 1825 ; m. 1849, Maria Martin ; Lucy A., b. 1829 ;
m. 1849, George F. Stone.

% William Richards of Connecticut, by wife Rebecca, had a son,

Jonas Richards, b. in Killingly, Conn., in 1744 ; m. Hannah Wheeler ; settled in Nor-
wich, Vt., in 1767 ; member of Congregational Church ; d. 1800, aged 56 ; wife d. 1826,
aged 87. They had seven children, the oldest being

Joel Richards, b. Nov. 26, 1767 ; d. 1812 ; m. 1794, Miriam Smith, who m. (2) Seth
Savage of Hartford, "in the Jericho neighborhood." Of their ten children the oldest was

Chester Richards, b. 1795 ; m. 1822, Fidelia Whitcomb. Eight children. The second
was Emily Orra, b. 1824 ; m. Edward Orvis Newton.

§ See Smith and Sprague notes.



THOMAS OF FAIRFIELD 777

611. 2. Leondas 4 , Nov. 26, 1833 ; a printer ; lived in Wheeling, W. Va. ; m.

and had two children ; "died with consumption when in the prime of
life."

612. 3. Sylvanus Smith 4 , b. April 27, 1835 ; d. at Wymore, Neb., April 11, 1891,

aged 56. Burial at Wymore, Neb. He m., at Woodstock, Ohio, Dec. 9,
1858, Alletta Jennett Smith, daughter of Levi, Jr., and Harriet Whee-
lock (Ball) Smith of Holden, Mass., where she was b. June 27, 1842.
She resides in Wymore, Neb. (1914). (Her mother was a sister of
Israel Manning Ball. See note to (5484) Lemuel D. Newton 7 .) Mr.
Newton, though b. in Vermont, was brought up in Woodstock, Cham-
paign County. Ohio, and in 1853 moved with his father's family to
Metamora, 111. ; m., and in 1862 settled at El Paso, 111., and engaged
in the boot and shoe business ; became a prominent man in the city.
He was elected constable in 1864; assessor in 1869, holding the office
for eight years ; and for several years was elected justice of the peace.
Later he settled on a farm southwest of El Paso, 111., and became a
successful stock raiser. In 1885 he removed with his family to Blue
Springs, Neb. The last few years of his life he lived in Wymore, Neb.,
where he bought a house and three lots in the village — the street being
named for his family. Here he held office almost continually, and
was police judge at the time of his death. Mr. Newton was a man of
rare judgment ; many people were glad to avail themselves of his
opinion without recourse to the law, being satisfied that the opinion
he would give was just and honest. He had been afflicted with dropsy
for several months and suffered much from it, gradually growing worse.
He d. at his home in Wymore — funeral from the Congregational
Church there April 13, 1891 ; burial at Wymore. His widow, a lady
with a bright mind, was living in 1909 at the residence, No. 309 Newton
St., Wymore, Neb. Of their eight children, the first two were b. at
Metamora, 111. ; the third at Peoria, 111., and the others at El Paso,
111. The children are :

613. 1. Frank Clifford 5 , b. May 18, 1860; m. at Metamora, 111., by Rev. Mr.

McClish, Jan. 26, 1881, Julia Billinger, daughter of William and
Sarah (McMannus) Billinger of El Paso, 111., where she was b. May
9, 1859. They had five children. Mr. Newton lived a few years in
Nebraska, returned to Illinois and settled at Jacksonville, where he
has a farm. Children :

614. 1. Fred Billinger 6 , b. Nov. 12, 1881 ; d. July 24, 1901, in Gage County,

Neb.

615. 2. Grover Cleveland 6 , b. Feb. 28, 1883; d. May 23, 1885, at Palestine

township, Woodford Co., 111.

616. 3. Major Scott 6 , b. Nov. 20, 1886; in Scisily township, Gage County,

Neb.

617. 4. Donald 6 , b. Nov. 22, 1888, in Scisily township, Gage County, Neb.

618. 5. Vera 6 , b. March 21, 1891, in Palestine township, Woodford County,

111.

619. 2. Fred Lee 5 , b. Jan. 31, 1862 ; m. at El Paso, 111., by Rev. J. J. Walters,

Feb. 12, 1885, Delia Bell Tegard, daughter of David Tegard (b. Dec.
28, 1828; d. Nov. 22, 1907, of El Paso, 111.) and his wife Rebecca
Spangler (b. Nov. 24, 1824; d. Sept. 15, 1907). She was b. at Deer
Creek, Forzell County, 111., Dec. 28, 1863. Mrs. Newton is a busy
woman, interested in club work of various kinds and helpful ways ;
is an active leader in the Society of the Royal Neighbors. They
reside in El Paso, 111., where their children were born. Mr. Newton
was city marshal there in 1908. Children are :

620. 1. George Sylvanus 6 , b. Nov. 21, 1885; m. at Bloomington, 111., Sept.

28, 1904, Emma Long, daughter of William Frederick and Sarah
Ellen (Mathis) Long of Mt. Morris, Pa., where she was b. May
18, 1884. Mr. Newton was a telephone operator.

621. 2. Eunice Jeanette 6 . b. May 27, 1893.

622. 3. Eunice Jennette 5 . b. May 28. 1864; m. Aug. 15, 1883, Amos Lincoln

High, who d. Dec. 31, 1885, leaving one son. She m. (2) Aug. 9.
1886, Elmer E. Wonder, by whom she has three daughters. They
reside in Wymore, Neb. Children :

623. 1. Flovd Lee Newton 6 High, b. Oct. 26, 1884, at El Paso, 111. ; was unm.

in 1908.

624. 2. Ava Lucille Wadworth 6 Wonder, b. Aug. 6. 1887, at Homesville.

Neb. ; m. at Springfield, Mo., Oct. 2, 1904, Charles Swartzs. They
lived in Beatrice, Neb., in 1908. Child :

625. 1. Vane Newton 7 Swartzs, b. Jan. 16, 1906, at Wymore, Neb.



778 NEWTON GENEALOGY

026. 3. Veneda Marie Dell 6 Wonder, b. Aug. 21, 1892, at Wymore, Neb.;

unm. in 1908.

027. 4. Alletta Jennette Irene 6 Wonder, b. Sept. 12. 1896, at Wvmore. Neb.

028. 4. Ilattie Dell 5 , b. June IS, 1860, at El Paso, 111. ; m. in Crawford. Neb.,

by Justice Pardoe, April 4, 1888, Louis Fairchild. Were living at
Crawford, Neb., in 190S, and had two daughters.

629. 1. Inez Vane 6 Fairchild, b. June 1, 1880.

630. 2. Irene Lydia 6 Fairchild, b. Jan. 26, 1896.

631. 5. Lucy Wadsworth 5 , b. July 18, 1871, at El Faso, 111.; m. at Wvmore,

Neb., by Rev. Mr. Gates, July 12. 1893, William Madison. * They
were living in 1908 at Blue Springs, Neb., and had two children:

632. 1. Gladys Claire 6 Madison, b. Dec. 29, 1895, at Wvmore, Neb.
(533. 2. Dallas" Madison, b. April 23. 1899, at Blue Springs, Neb.

634. 6. Jesse Sylvanus 5 , b. May 12, 1877 ; m. at Wymore, Neb., by Rev. Mr.

Law, June 3, 1896, Emma Huston, daughter of William and Mahala
(Cole) Huston of Winchester, 111. She was b. at Windsor, Mo.,
June 25, 1877. They were living in 1908 in Wymore, Neb., where
he was employed in a clothing store. Their children are :

635. 1. Vivian Huston 6 , b. Oct. 17, 1896.

636. 2. Floyd Lee", b. July 6, 1898.

637. 3. Dorris Eleanor 6 , May 24, 1900 ; d. April 20, 1903.

638. 4. Billie 6 [William ?], b. Aug. 12, 1904.

639. 5. Hubert , b. Nov. 19, 190G.

640. 7. Eva Larena 6 , b. May 10, 1880 : at El Paso, 111. ; d. June 28, 1881.

641. 8. Mabel Vane 5 , b. Dec. 10, 1883 ; d. June 27, 1884.

G42. 4. George Andrew 4 , b. May 2, 1837. at Hartford, Vt. ; d. at Washburn,

Lynn township. 111., Jan. 13, 1882. aged 44 yrs., 8 mos. He was a
farmer in Washburn. He m. at Metamora. 111., Nov. 0, 1801, Alzina
Renetta Hall, daughter of Erastus Hall of .Clinton. N. Y., and his first
wife (name not known. His second wife was a Fuller). Children
were :

643. 1. Pearl Willard 5 , b. Aug. 18. 1862 ; d. March 17. 1872.

644. 2. Julia Alletta 6 , b. Aug. 2, 1S64; m. (1) Dec. 13. 1883. J. W. Brana-

man, b. Dec. 15, 1854. They had one child. She m. (2) Dec. 25,
1890, John Immel. b. Feb. 9, 1862. They were living in Wilcox,
Neb., in 1908. Their children were :

645. 1. Viola 6 Branaman. b. Sept. 25. 1884 ; d. April 9, 18S6.

646. 2. Hazel Dell 6 Immel. b. Feb. 17, 1892.

647. 3. Hallie D. 8 Immel. b. Oct. 31, 1893.

648. 4. Earl" Immel, b. Dec. 3, 1897.

649. 5. Lyle 6 Immel, b. April 1. 1905.

650. 3. Lee W. 5 , b. June 24, 1807. at Oilman. 111. ; m. at Hastings, Neb. (or

in Cazenovia township, 111. > , April 5, 1894, Laura Esther (or Esther
M.) Kellogg, daughter of Joseph H. and Martha Melissa (Spangler)
Kellogg, of Cazenovia. 111. She was b. in Phillips County, Neb.,
July 13 or 17, 1873. He is a farmer in Wilcox, Neb. Their children,
b. there, are :

651. 1. Elva Renetta 6 , b. July 10. 1900.

652. 2. Melvin George 6 , b. Oct. 31, 1902.

653. 4. Effie M. 5 , b. Aug. 21, 1876. at Washburn. 111.; m. March 3, 1897.

Edward Robbins, b. at Washburn. 111.. Aug. 29, 1876. They have
four children. Lived first in Washburn — two children — later in
Wilcox, Neb., two children born there:

654. 1. Harry Robbins, b. Nov. 26, 1898.

655. 2. Hattie 6 Robbins, b. Aug. 9. 1900.

656. 3. Florence 6 Robbins, b. May 29, 1902.

657. 4. Newton 6 Robbins. b. May 26. 1900.

658. 5. Arthur E. 5 . b. July 30, 1879: m. at Wilcox. Neb., April 1, 1900,

Blanche Lemon, b. Dec. 24, 1878. He is a butcher in Wilcox, Neb.,
where their children were born, viz. :

659. 1. Clifford 6 , b. Jan. 17, 1901.

660. 2. Etta May", b. May 15, 1904.

661. 5. Lucius 4 , b. Sept. 1, 1848 : m. in 1872. Julia Victoria Jonson. They lived

in Plattsmouth, Neb., in 1908. Their children are:

662. 1. Lucy 5 , b. ; m. Munro Lee. They were living in 1908, at Pacific

663-666. Junction. Iowa. Their children's names were Bertha 6 , Blanch*.

Beulah 6 and John Lee.
667. 2. Howard 5 , b. ; m. Adah . Their children's names are :



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779



668. 1. Edgar 9 , b. .

669. 2. Elva 8 , b. .

670. 3. Otis s , b. ; d. .

671. 4. Dayton 5 , b. ; unm. in 1908.

672. 5. Ida 5 , b. : m. Philip Kinsman. They were living in 1908 :n

Plattsmouth. Neb. Their children's names were :
673-674. 1, Stella", and 2, Charles 8 Kinsman. (No dates of this family given.)

675. 6. Orval 5 , b. .

676. 6. Eunice May 4 , b. May 1, 1851 ; d. Feb. 25, 1852, at Woodstock. Ohio.

677. 7. Kate Maria 4 , b. Aug. 1, 1852, at Woodstock, Ohio; m. at Metamora,

111., Sept. 11, 1870, Alphonso Kellogg Smith. They were living in 1908
in Wymore, Neb. Their first two children b. at Panola, 111., the last
three at Metamora, 111.

678. 1. Newton Julius 5 Smith, b. July 5, 1871; d. at Metamora, 111., Oct. 8,

1871.

679. 2. Orpha Eunice 5 Smith, b. March 31, 1874; d. at Metamora, June 13,

1874.

680. 3. Frank Melvin 5 Smith, b. July 10, 1879.

681. 4. Richard Roscoe 5 Smith, b. Oct. 15, 1883; m. at Wymore, Neb., by

Rev. M. G. Miller, Aug. 28, 1905, Maggie Mae Brown, b. at Sate,
Neb., June 15, 1887.

682. 5. Jennie Mae 5 Smith, b. Sept. 21, 1886; m. at Wymore, Neb., by L. G.

Gale, May 1, 1905, Frank Elmer Crawford, b. at Wymore, Neb.,
Aug. 22, 1876.

683. 8. Charles 4 , b. , in Ohio ; d. at Fairbury, Neb., July 2, 1902.

684. 2. Aland us 3 , b. , at Hartford, Vt.

685. 3. Major Andrew 3 , b. March 11, 1816, at Hartford, Vt., and d. at Clay Center,

Neb., Aug. 1, 1891. He m. at Columbus, Ohio, in 1838, Margaret Thomas,
daughter of Thomas Thomas and his wife Margaret (Thomas) Thomas.
She was b. at Utica, N. Y., in 1819, and d. at New Richmond, Ohio,
Aug. 15, 1858. She had six childen. He m. (2) at Metamora, 111., in
1863, Elizabeth Jones, who d. at Clay Center, Neb. Mr. Newton went
from Vermont to Ohio in 1832. He lived in Columbus, Ohio, six or
seven years, and removed to Nebraska about 1885. He was a painter
by trade — later became a farmer at Clay Center, Neb. He had one child
t by the second wife. His children were :

686. 1. "George Andrew 4 , b. Sept. 28. 1839, at Columbus, Ohio; m. at Indian-

apolis, Ind., Oct. 22, 1867, Sarah Kerper, daughter of Charles and
Elizabeth (Miller) Kerper of Reading. Pa., where she was b. March
22, 1841. Mr. Newton resides in Cincinnati — College Hill — Ohio,
where he is engaged in the insurance business. He had three children
that died in infancy ; the other two are :

687. 1. Mary 5 , b. Jan. 19, 1874, at Crawfordsville, Ind. ; unm., in 1908.

688. 2. George Andrews 5 , Jr., b. Dec. 19, 1877, at Indianapolis, Ind. ; was

living in 1908 at Kankakee, 111., where he was a railroad agent, and
in 1914 at 1326 North New Jersey St., Indianapolis. He m. at
College Hill, Cincinnati, Ohio, Oct. 28, 1903, Helen Coy. They had
two sons :

689. 1. George Andrews 8 , III, b. Jan. 18, 1908, at Kankakee, 111.
689a. 2. Park Washburn 6 , b. March — , 1912, at Kankakee, 111.

690. 2. Elizabeth Jane 4 , b. July 22, 1842, at Columbus, Ohio; m. Hollis N. Wil-

son, son of Samuel T. and Laurana (Robinson) Wilson of Belknap
County, N. H. He was b. at Gilmanton, N. H., May 13, 1843. They
were living in 1908 at Goddard, Kans., where he was a farmer. One
son :
091. 1. George Albion 5 Wilson, b. Sept. 13, 1870, at Metamora, 111.; m.

Josephine Esta Tanton. He is a farmer.

692. 3. John Coleman 4 , b. , 1845, at Cincinnati, Ohio, and d. there in 1847,

aged 2 yrs., 6 mos.

693. 4. May Virginia 4 , b. March — , 1849; m. Jefferson Caldwell. They were

living in 1908 at No. 3212 Renwood Ave., Indianapolis, Ind. Children
were :

694. 1. Frank 6 Caldwell, b. .

695. 2. Grace 5 Caldwell, b. .

696. 5. Lorena Waterman 4 , b. Sept. — , 1853 ; m. Robert Braden.

697. 6. Anna Brisbane 4 , b. . 1858 ; d. , 1864.

698. 7. Edward 4 , b. : in Illinois; was living in 1908.

699. 4. Jennette 3 , b. , 18—.



780 NEWTON GENEALOGY

700. 5. Joseph 3 , b. Nov. 15, 1828 ; m. Aug. 16, 1855, Oelina S. Burnham, daughter

of Joseph and Nancy (Sawyer) Burnham. Six children. I have nothing

further of this family. He was son of the second marriage.

48G. vii. Anna 2 , b. March 18, 1783; d. March 21, 1839, aged 56. She m. Daniel

Sprague,* son of Jesse and Esther (Dexter) Sprague of Hartford, Vt,

where he was b. Aug. 21, 1775. He moved, about 1780, from Clarendon,

Vt., to Hartford, Vt, and d. Dec. 21, 1812, aged 38. [He was a brother

of Amy Sprague, who m. Sylvanus Smith, above.]

487. viii. Rebecca-, b. Nov. 16, 1784; d. May 12, 1850, aged 65. She m. Sept. 29,

1802, Isaac Perry. He became insane and was confined in a cage in the
poorhouse of Hartford, Vt., where he d. "many years ago." That is, many
years before 1889. They had eight children, of whom I have only their
names: 1, Alasson? ; 2, Lucian 3 ; 3, Hornet*; 4, Pcrsis 3 Perry [m. (1)
Homer Tenney, son of Reuben and Rebecca (Hazen) Tenney, b. June 5,

1803, d. Aug. 12, 1828. She m. (2) Lawton] ; 5, Eliza 3 ; 6, Lucy 3 ;

7, Rufus*, and 8, Sabra 3 Pern/.

458. ix. Tolly 2 , b. Feb. 6, 1786; d. Nov. 8, 1857, aged 72. She m. June 24, 1809,

David Wilson, son of Jeremiah and Eunice (Whitcomb) Wilson. They
lived in West Hartford, Vt., where he had a sawmill, which he built in
1813. They removed to Illinois in the spring of 1837, where he died. 1
have only the names of these Wilson children — seven: 1, Jason 3 ; 2, Crom-
well 3 ; 3, Jasper 3 ; 4, Rufus H. 3 ; 5, Diantha 3 ; 6. Mary 3 and 7, Nana/ 3 .
(Nancy Wilson in. Noah Dutton. She d. May 31, 1844.)

459. x. Abner 2 , b. Nov. 19, 1787; d. Jan. 26, 1856; m. at Hartford, Vt., Dec. 17,

1820, Mary Rlanchard, daughter of Robert and Jemima (Chapman) Blaneh-
ard of Hartford, Vt., where she was b. April 11, 1793. She d. June 15,
1883. She was a sister of his brother's wife. [See below.] Mr. Newton
was a farmer in Hartford, Vt. ; a farm of 150 acres, on Road 11. In 1883,
his widow, aged 90 years, was the resident owner of the farm. Their only
child,

701. 1. James 3 , b. Oct. 21, 1821; was for many years a practicing dentist in

Hanover, N. H. He m. July 17, 1850, Martha L. Thayer. In 1889 the
family were residing in Boston.

490. xi. Elizabeth 2 , b. May 21, 1789; d. Feb. 17, 1872, aged 82; unm.

491. xii. Lucy 2 , b. Aug. 19, 1791; d. March 17, 1870, aged 78; unm.

492. xiii. Daniel 3 , b. Feb. 8, 1793; d. April 11, 1831; m. Sabria Gray. They had

four children. Their names were :

703. 1. Sarah 3 , b. .

704. 2. Rebecca 3 , b. .

705. 3. Louisa 3 , b. — .

700. 4. Susan 3 , b.



493. xiv. Enos Wood 2 , b. Aug. 18, 1794 ; d. Sept. 28, 1865 ; m. Sarah Work and had

five children. Their names, even, we do not know. Mr. Newton was a
graduate from Dartmouth College in 1815. He taught at North Yarmouth,
Maine ; Danvers, Mass. ; Hillsborough, Va., and edited a newspaper in
Wheeling, W. Va., several years. He was for a long time editor of the
Kenawha Republican in Virginia. His wife was of Hillsborough, N. H.

494. xv. Jasper 2 ,- b. Feb. 20, 1798; d. Nov. 9, 1821, aged 23, at Hillsborough, Md.

He was a graduate from Dartmouth College in 1820 ; taught in the
Academy in St. Mary's County, Md., and went thence to Hillsborough, Md.
He never married.

495. xvi. Solon 2 , b. April 15, 1799 ; d. March 11, 1876, aged 76 yrs., 10 mos., 26 dys.

He m. Nov. 17, 1830, Caroline M. Blanchard, a sister of his brother's wife,



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