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Marion Francis Newman (1861 - 1946)

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Marion Francis Newman
Born in Wayne, Virginia, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Wayne County, West Virginiamap
Husband of — married in Wayne County, West Virginiamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, United Statesmap
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Genealogically Defined


Marion Newman was born 18 August 1861 in Wayne County, West Virginia, the son of Preston Newman and Martha Walker.[1] In the 1880 census Marion Newman was 18 years old and resided with his parents at Ceredo, Wayne County, West Virginia. [2]

Marion Newman was married twice.

First to Mary Elizabeth Akers on 24 November 1882 in Wayne Co., West Virginia[3]

Second Marion Francis Newman married Martha "Elsie Beth" Daniels 17 Sep 1896 in Wayne County, West Virginia. [4]

His occupation was recorded as "Farmer" and "Carpenter" in the 1910 census for Ceredo, Wayne County, West Virginia. [5]

In the 1930 census for Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia Marion Newman was leasing a farm on Fifth Street Road. His household included the following individuals.[6]

Marion F Newman 68
Elsie Newman 49
Otho Newman 18
Ella V Newman 16
Helen L Newman 13
Woodrow Newman 10
Virginia F Holley 9 (grand-daughter)
Charles F Holley 7 (grand-son)

Marion Newman died on 4 January 1946 at Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia.[7]


  1. Find A Grave: Memorial #63181982 Marion F. Newman
  2. US Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Ceredo, Wayne, West Virginia; Roll: 1415; Family History Film: 1255415; Page: 320C; Enumeration District: 144
    Preston Newman 52
    Martha A. Newman 46
    Marion Newman 18
    Claborn Newman 16
    Sarah A. Newman 14
    Mary Newman 12
    John Newman 10
    Margret Newman 8
    George W. Newman 5
    Rebecca A. Newman 1
  3. Marriage Record, Wayne County, West Virginia, Bk 2, p. 750.
  4. Marriage Record, Wayne County, West Virginia, Bk 6, p. 52.
  5. US Census 1910; Ceredo, Wayne, West Virginia; Roll: T624_1699; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0186; FHL microfilm: 1375712
    Marion Newman 47 W VA Farmer Carpenter
    Elsie Newman 30 W VA
    Edgar Newman 15 W VA
    Zella Newman 13 W VA
    Martha Newman 10 W VA
    Cynthia Newman 8 W VA
    Loyd Newman 2 W VA
    Laura Newman 8/12 W VA
  6. US Census 1930; Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia; Roll: 2528; Page: 30A; Enumeration District: 0006; Image: 669.0; FHL microfilm: 2342262
  7. "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999," (, Mr. Marion Newman, 04 Jan 1946; citing Cabell, West Virginia, County Records, 143, county courthouses, West Virginia; FHL microfilm 1,983,807. FHL Film Number: 559883
    Name: Marion Newman
    Birth Date: abt 1861
    Death Date: 4 Jan 1946
    Death Place: Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia
    Death Age: 85 years 4 months 16 days
    Occupation: Retired Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Father Name: Preston Newman
    Mother Name: Martha Walker
    Spouse Name: Elsie Daniels
  • Descendants of John Newman, by John A. Mahey, Page 193 #1574 Marion Francis Newman. [1] NOTE: A portion of the information about Marion Francis Newman's second wife Martha Elizabeth Daniels is incorrect. The data that she also married Elias Hinds in 1895 is for a different person, Martha Ellen Daniels. You can tell the marriage info is incorrect by looking at the birth records for the children of Martha Elizabeth Daniels.

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