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Edgar Newman (1894 - 1975)

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Edgar Newman
Born in Wayne County, West Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of [half], [half], [half], [half], [half], [half], [half], [half], [half], [private sister (1920s - unknown)] [half] and [private brother (1920s - unknown)] [half]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Cabell County, West Virginiamap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Nov 2017
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Edgar Preston Newman was born 17 February 1894 in Wayne County, West Virginia. The birth record shows his parents were Marion F. Newman and Elizabeth Akers.[1] [2]

Edgar was 15 years old in 1910 and resided with his father and step-mother at Ceredo, Wayne County, West Virginia.[3]

He married Lenora Mabel Lewis, daughter of Ervin Washington Lewis and Harriett Emezetta Adkins, on the 12 June 1916 at Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia.[4]

The couple resided in Huntington, West Virginia in 1920.[5]

In 1930 Edgar and his family were residing at 337 Twenty-fourth Street in Huntington, West Virginia and Edgar worked as an Engineer at the Glass Factory.[6]

Edgar Newman Head M 36 West Virginia
Nora Newman Wife F 35 West Virginia
James E Newman Son M 11 West Virginia
Lewis K Newman Son M 6 West Virginia
Elvira Hatfield Relative(Niece) F 16 West Virginia

Edgar Newman died 21 January 1975. [7]


Keith L Newman
James Edwin Newman


  1. "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930," (, Edgar Preston Newman, 1894; citing Wayne, county courthouses, West Virginia; FHL microfilm 583,484.
  2. The WW I draft registration for Edgar Newman confirms his birth date as 17 February 1894."United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," (, Edgar Newman, 1917-1918; citing Huntington City no 1, West Virginia, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,992,487.
  3. 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
  4. "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970," (, Edgar Newman and Lenora Mabel Lewis, 17 Jun 1916; citing Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, , county clerks, West Virginia; FHL microfilm 559,888.
  5. "United States Census, 1920," ( : accessed 2 December 2017), Edgar Newman, Huntington Ward 1, Cabell, West Virginia, United States; citing ED 9, sheet 17B, line 78, family 371, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1950; FHL microfilm 1,821,950.
    Edgar Newman Head M 25 West Virginia
    Nora Newman Wife F 25 West Virginia
    James Newman Son M 0 West Virginia
    Elvira Hatfield Niece F 6 West Virginia
  6. "United States Census, 1930," (, Edgar Newman, Huntington, Cabell, West Virginia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 8, sheet 14A, line 15, family 326, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 2528; FHL microfilm 2,342,262.
  7. Find A Grave: Memorial #56842230 Edgar Preston Newman

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