William NEWMAN

Male 1844 - 1910  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name William NEWMAN 
    Baptised 28 Apr 1844  Bredon, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 8 Jul 1872 
    a neeler 
    Occupation 1881 
    a Naptha man 
    Died Jun 1910  Hay-on-Wye, Brecknockshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried St Peter's, Glasbury, Breconshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1872: William Newman's occupation given as Neeler, from Llanelli, Carmarthen when he married. Fathers given as John Newman, Blacksmith and Valentine Keen, Labourer. Witnessed by Thomas Castle and Maria ?

      1881 Census: Aberllunvey, Brecon, Wales, Naptha Man in Chemistry Works, Age 37
      Assume Breadon, Worcs, as spelt in Census, is actually, Bredon, Worcs.
      Naphtha is a clear, volatile, inflammable liquid distilled from petroleum, wood, etc. A thin pure rock oil. Naphthalene is a white solid crystalline hydrocarbon distilled from coal tar and familiar in the form of moth balls.

      "Aberllunvey" appears to be modern day "Aberllynfi"

      1891 Census: Civil Parish of Aberllunfi in the Administrative County of Brecon, RSD Hay, Parliamentary Borough of Brecon, Ecclesiastical Parish of St Peters, Glasbury. William Newman, Age 47, at Pontithu Cottage, Chemical Worker from Bredon, Worcs (speaking English only), living with wife Jane, and children Helena (16) and William Valentine (11).

      1901 Census: Jane & William (57) still living in Aberllunfi, William listed as a Wood Naphtha Distillor Chemlworks, born in Bredon, Glos, Jane born in Lower Slaughter
    Person ID I280  Baker Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2017 

    Father John NEWMAN 
    Mother Helena (_____) NEWMAN 
    Family ID F214  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane KEEN,   b. 6 Oct 1843, Lower Slaughter, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1941, The Last House, Valindre Terrace, Cwmdu, Breconshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 8 Jul 1872  Lower Slaughter, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Notes 
    • William Newman's occupation given as Neeler, from Llanelli, Carmarthen
      Fathers given as John Newman, Blacksmith and Valentine Keen, Labourer
      Witnessed by Thomas Castle and Maria ?
    Children 
    +1. Helena Tryphena NEWMAN,   b. 4 Jan 1875, Aberllunvey, Brecon, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1958, 60 The Greenfield, Stoke Aldermore, Coventry, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +2. William Valentine NEWMAN,   b. 5 Aug 1879, Aberllunvey, Brecon, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1962, Neath, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Family ID F173  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBaptised - 28 Apr 1844 - Bredon, Worcestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Jul 1872 - Lower Slaughter, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Helena Tryphena NEWMAN - 4 Jan 1875 - Aberllunvey, Brecon, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - William Valentine NEWMAN - 5 Aug 1879 - Aberllunvey, Brecon, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jun 1910 - Hay-on-Wye, Brecknockshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St Peter's, Glasbury, Breconshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S47] IGI Record, C021761 0352013.

    2. [S21] FreeBMD, (http://www.freebmd.org.uk/), 11b 88, Jun 1910.
      Hay, aged 66

    3. [S21] FreeBMD, (http://www.freebmd.org.uk/), 6a 659, Sep 1872.
      Stow on the Wold

    4. [S3] Parish Register, 28 Apr 2017.
      St Mary's Church, Lower Slaughter, Glioucestershire, Page 37, July 8th 1872, 74, Banns
      William Newman 28 Bachelor Neeler Llanelly Carmarthanshire, John Newman, Blacksmith
      Jane Keen 28 Spinster Valentine Keen Labourer
      Thomas Castle, Maria Newman
      Constantine G Wodehouse, Curate