There are basic searches that bring up 3 different Joel Newgen's. Both are probably related. Hope tis will help. Probably take some thinking to sort it all out.
!. appears on 1840 census, Wayne County, Mo
2. Joel F. Newgen birth 1-2-1869 Missouri Death 2-13-1963, Sonoma, California
This one is also on 1940 census.