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Joetta Nell Sturgeon

Female 1945 - 1982  (36 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Joetta Nell Sturgeon was born 9 Aug 1945 (daughter of Edward Earl Sturgeon and Rose Nell Newton); died 6 Jul 1982, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Edward Earl Sturgeon was born 18 Jan 1915, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky; died 24 Aug 1972, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.

    Edward married Rose Nell Newton 6 Jun 1942, Mother of Sorrows, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. Rose (daughter of Frederick Thomas Newton and Anna Mary "Annie" Ray) was born 19 Mar 1916, Stithton, Hardin, Kentucky; died 6 Sep 2002, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Rose Nell Newton was born 19 Mar 1916, Stithton, Hardin, Kentucky (daughter of Frederick Thomas Newton and Anna Mary "Annie" Ray); died 6 Sep 2002, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.
    Children:
    1. 1. Joetta Nell Sturgeon was born 9 Aug 1945; died 6 Jul 1982, San Francisco, San Francisco, California.


Generation: 3

  1. 6.  Frederick Thomas Newton was born 5 Mar 1882, Breckinridge County, Kentucky (son of Henry Isaac Newton and Margaret Matilda Lewis); died 1 Dec 1980, Bardstown, Nelson, Kentucky.

    Frederick married Anna Mary "Annie" Ray 24 Oct 1905, Hardin, Kentucky. Anna (daughter of Elias Richard Ray and Martha Ellen Buckman) was born 31 Aug 1886, Hardin, Kentucky; died 31 Dec 1962, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  2. 7.  Anna Mary "Annie" Ray was born 31 Aug 1886, Hardin, Kentucky (daughter of Elias Richard Ray and Martha Ellen Buckman); died 31 Dec 1962, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.
    Children:
    1. Mary Lorena Newton was born 13 Aug 1906, Rome, Daviess, Kentucky; died 3 Oct 1984, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.
    2. Marguerite Ellen Newton was born 15 Nov 1907, Hardin, Kentucky; died 11 Jan 1997, Charlestown, Clark, Indiana.
    3. Frances Wilma Newton was born 17 Sep 1909, Stithton, Hardin, Kentucky; died 29 Aug 1986, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.
    4. Teresa Jewel Newton was born 18 Sep 1911, Hardin, Kentucky; died 6 Aug 1996, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.
    5. Frederick I Newton was born 15 Nov 1912, Stithton, Hardin, Kentucky; died 15 Nov 1912, Stithton, Hardin, Kentucky.
    6. Frederick Thomas Newton was born 22 Dec 1913, Hardin, Kentucky; died 9 Feb 1978, Nelson County, Kentucky.
    7. 3. Rose Nell Newton was born 19 Mar 1916, Stithton, Hardin, Kentucky; died 6 Sep 2002, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.
    8. Henry Elias Newton was born 17 Dec 1919, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky; died 24 Feb 2001, Jeffersonville, Clark, Indiana; was buried , Calvary Cemetery, Louisville, Kentucky.
    9. Joseph Francis Newton was born 4 Oct 1921, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky; died 26 Dec 2008, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.
    10. Anna Mary Newton was born 5 Sep 1924, Jefferson, Kentucky.
    11. Robert Stafford Newton was born 15 Jul 1926, Jeffersontown, Jefferson, Kentucky; died 30 Apr 2007, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.
    12. Vincent Paul Newton was born 19 Jul 1929, Jeffersontown, Jefferson, Kentucky; died 21 Jan 1998, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.


Generation: 4

  1. 12.  Henry Isaac NewtonHenry Isaac Newton was born 31 Oct 1836, Bullitt County, Kentucky (son of Benedict Newton and Eliza Jane Cheshire); died 14 Jan 1893, Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky; was buried 15 Jan 1893, St. Raphael's Cemetery, West Louisville, Daviess, Kentucky.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Bef 15 Jan 1836
    • Alternate birth: Abt 1837

    Notes:

    Soldier, US Civil War, Union. 12th Kentucky Volunteer Cavalry.

    According to Descendants of Henry Isaac Newton, in 1862 Newton enlisted "in the Union Army of the Cumberland, 12th Kentucky Cavalry. A corporal by the time the war ends, Newton would be captured in Sweetwater TN during Burnside's abortive campaign to push south and spend nearly a year in Confederate prison."

    From the National Park Service:

    UNION KENTUCKY VOLUNTEERS 12th Regiment, Kentucky Cavalry

    OVERVIEW: Organized at Caseyville and Owensboro, Ky., November 17, 1862. Attached to District of West Kentucky, Dept. Ohio, to June, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 23rd Army Corps, Army of the Ohio, to August, 1863. Independent Cavalry Brigade, 23rd Army Corps, to November, 1863. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Cavalry Corps, Dept. Ohio, to April, 1864. 3rd Brigade, Cavalry Division, District Kentucky, Dept. Ohio, May, 1864. 1st Brigade, Cavalry Division, 23rd Army Corps, to June, 1864. Detached Cavalry Brigade, 3rd Division, 23rd Army Corps, to August, 1864. Dismounted Brigade, Cavalry Division, 23rd Army Corps, to September, 1864. 1st Brigade, Cavalry Division, 23rd Army Corps, September, 1864. District of Louisville, Ky., to November, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, 23rd Army Corps, to March, 1865. 2nd Brigade, Cavalry Division, District East Tennessee, to July, 1865. Cavalry Brigade, District East Tennessee, to August, 1865.

    SERVICE: Action at Owensboro, Ky., September 18, 1862. Sutherland Farm September 19. Action at Calhoun, Ky., November 25, 1862. Operations against Morgan's Raid into Kentucky December 22, 1862, to January 2, 1863. Bear Wallow, Ky., December 23, 1862. Near Glasgow December 24. Bear Wallow and near Munfordsville December 25. Bacon Creek near Munfordsville December 26. Johnson's Ferry, Hamilton's Ford, Rolling Fork, December 29. Boston, Ky., December 29. Duty in District of Western Kentucky till April, 1863. Creelsborough April 19. Expedition to Monticello and operations in Southeastern Kentucky April 26-May 12. Narrows, Horse Shoe Bottom, April 28-29. Horse Shoe Bend, Greasy Creek, May 10. Pursuit of Morgan through Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio July 2-26. Marrowbone July 2. Buffington's Island, Ohio, July 19. Surrender of Morgan near Cheshire, Ohio, July 20. New Lisbon, Ohio, July 26. Ordered to Glasgow, Ky., August 4. Burnside's march into East Tennessee August 16-October 17. Operations about Cumberland Gap September 7-10. Carter's Station September 20-21. Jonesboro September 21. Watauga River Bridge September 21-22. Philadelphia October 20. Knoxville Campaign November 4-December 23. Little River November 14-15. Stock Creek November 15. Near Knoxville November 16. Siege of Knoxville November 17-December 4. Clinch Mountain December 6. Rutledge December 7. Bean's Station December 9-17. Rutledge December 16. Blain's Cross Roads December 16-19. Bean's Station and Rutledge December 18. Bend of Chucky Road near Dandridge January 16-17. About Dandridge January 16-17. Dandridge January 17. About Dandridge January 26-28. Flat Creek and Muddy Creek January 26. Fair Garden January 27. Dandridge January 28. Moved to Lebanon, Ky., February 3-12. At Mt. Sterling till April. March from Nicholsville, Ky., to Dalton, Ga., April 29-May 11. Atlanta (Ga.) Campaign May 11-September 8. Vernell Station May 11. Battle of Resaca May 14-15. Pine Log Creek May 18. Cassville May 19-22. Eutaw River May 20. About Dallas May 25-June 5. Burned Church May 26-27. Mt. Zion Church May 27-28. Allatoona May 30. Pine Mountain June 10. Operations about Marietta and against Kenesaw Mountain June 10-July 2. Lost Mountain June 11-17. Muddy Creek June 17. Noyes Creek June 19. McAffee's Cross Roads June 20. Cheyney's Farm June 22. Olley's Cross Roads June 26-27. Assault on Kenesaw June 27. Lost Mountain July 1-2. Nickajack Creek July 2-5. Chattahoochie River July 6-17. Siege of Atlanta July 22-August 25. Flank movement on Jonesboro August 25-30. Battle of Jonesboro August 31-September 1. Ordered to Louisville, Ky., September 14. Duty there at Lexington and Camp Nelson, Ky., till November. Rally Hill November 29. Burbridge's Saltsville Expedition December 10-29. Kingsport December 13. Bristol December 14. Near Glade Springs December 15. Marion and capture of Wytheville, Va., December 16. Mt. Airey December 17. Near Marion December 17-18. Capture and destruction of Salt works at Saltsville, Va., December 20-21. Operations against Sue Monday's guerrillas near Elizabethtown, Ky., and in Green River Counties January and February, 1865. Moved to Knoxville, Tenn., March 20 and join General Stoneman. Stoneman's Raid in Southwest Virginia and Western North Carolina March 20-April 27. Boone, N. C., March 28. Statesville April 10-11. Shallow Ford and near Mocksville April 11. Grant's Creek and Salisbury April 12. Catawba River near Morgantown April 17. Howard's Gap, Blue Ridge Mountains, April 22. Near Hendersonville April 23. Asheville April 25. Return to East Tennessee and duty at Sweetwater till August. Mustered out August 23, 1865. Regiment lost during service 3 Officers and 22 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 4 Officers and 204 Enlisted men by disease. Total 233.

    Owensboro Messenger, 15 Jan 1893:

    Henry R. [sic] Newton died yesterday at his home on the Wayne bridge road of pneumonia aged 57 years. The funeral will take place this morning at 9 o'clock at St. Raphael's Church.

    Henry married Margaret Matilda Lewis 15 Feb 1859, Breckinridge County, Kentucky. Margaret (daughter of Joseph O. Lewis and Ann Nancy Hinton) was born 10 Apr 1841, Kentucky; died 22 Dec 1919, Rome, Daviess, Kentucky; was buried 23 Dec 1919, St. Raphael's Cemetery, West Louisville, Daviess, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  2. 13.  Margaret Matilda LewisMargaret Matilda Lewis was born 10 Apr 1841, Kentucky (daughter of Joseph O. Lewis and Ann Nancy Hinton); died 22 Dec 1919, Rome, Daviess, Kentucky; was buried 23 Dec 1919, St. Raphael's Cemetery, West Louisville, Daviess, Kentucky.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 10 Apr 1839, Kentucky
    • Alternate birth: 10 Apr 1840, Breckinridge County, Kentucky
    • Alternate birth: 1842, Kentucky
    • Alternate birth: 10 Apr 1842, Breckinridge County, Kentucky

    Notes:

    Listed in the 1911 Owensboro city directory as "Newton, Margaret (wid. Henry), bds. 819 Mulberry."

    The 1910 US census lists her as a "farmer" and as an "employer".

    Her death date has often been given as 16 Dec 1919, or (as on her Find a Grave page) 23 Dec 1919, but the actual date given on her death certificate is simply Dec 1919. The doctor (Edward Barr) states that he has been attending her since 1 Feb 1919 and that 16 Dec 1919 is the last date on which he saw her alive. His signature on the death certificate is dated 22 Dec 1919. Furthermore, the Owensboro Messenger for Tuesday, 23 Dec 1919, says she died "Monday morning", which would indicate the previous day, 22 Dec 1919, the same day her death certificate was signed. The death certificate also states, in agreement with the next day's story in the Messenger, that she is to be buried the next day, 23 Dec, at St. Raphael's.

    Owensboro Messenger, Tuesday morning, December 23, 1919:

    Mrs Margaret M. Newton, one of the oldest and most highly esteemed women of Daviess county, died Monday morning at 7 o'clock at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Walter Elder, in the St. Raphael neighborhood, after an illness lasting for several months.

    Mrs. Newton was born in Breckenridge County seventy-nine years ago, and her husband died in this county twenty-seven years ago.

    The deceased is survived by four daughters, Mrs. James U. Hayden, Mrs. Walter Elder, of the county, and Mrs. Clarence Hayden and Mrs. J. M. O'Bryan, of Owensboro; also three sons, J. S. and L. V. Newton of Daviess county, and S. T. Newton of Jefferson county. The deceased is also survived by fifty-six grandchildren and forty-eight great grandchildren.

    The funeral will take place from St. Raphael's Catholic church this morning at 9 o'clock with service by Rev. Father Higgins, with interment in the church cemetery.

    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Ellen Newton was born 16 Oct 1860, Breckinridge County, Kentucky; died 8 Jul 1902, Parma, New Madrid, Missouri.
    2. Joseph Sylvester Newton was born 12 Jan 1862, Breckinridge County, Kentucky; died 20 Aug 1939, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan; was buried , Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan.
    3. Virgil Leo Newton was born 28 Feb 1866, Breckinridge County, Kentucky; died 19 Jan 1937, Breckinridge County, Kentucky.
    4. Anna Justine Newton was born Mar 1868, Breckinridge County, Kentucky; died 7 Feb 1936, Stanley, Daviess, Kentucky; was buried 10 Feb 1936, St. Raphael's Cemetery, West Louisville, Daviess, Kentucky.
    5. Mary Etta Jane Newton was born 18 Apr 1870; died 7 Aug 1950, Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky; was buried , St. Raphael's Cemetery, West Louisville, Daviess, Kentucky.
    6. Hilary Franklin "Frank" Newton was born 17 Jul 1872, Breckinridge County, Kentucky; died 21 Jan 1919, Daviess County, Kentucky.
    7. Margaret Marcelline Newton was born 2 Dec 1874, McQuady, Breckinridge, Kentucky; died 26 Aug 1961, Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky.
    8. Lucy Jenny Rose Newton was born 5 Apr 1877, Breckinridge County, Kentucky; died 4 Sep 1899, Rome, Daviess, Kentucky.
    9. Sarah Frances "Fannie" Newton was born 7 Oct 1879, Liberty Hall, Breckinridge, Kentucky; died 15 Nov 1970, Highland Park, Wayne, Michigan; was buried , Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield, Oakland, Michigan.
    10. 6. Frederick Thomas Newton was born 5 Mar 1882, Breckinridge County, Kentucky; died 1 Dec 1980, Bardstown, Nelson, Kentucky.

  3. 14.  Elias Richard Ray was born 24 Jul 1842, Kentucky; died 1 Dec 1922, Marion County, Kentucky.

    Elias married Martha Ellen Buckman. Martha was born 31 Jan 1842, Hardin, Kentucky; died 26 Oct 1919, Marion County, Kentucky. [Group Sheet]


  4. 15.  Martha Ellen Buckman was born 31 Jan 1842, Hardin, Kentucky; died 26 Oct 1919, Marion County, Kentucky.
    Children:
    1. 7. Anna Mary "Annie" Ray was born 31 Aug 1886, Hardin, Kentucky; died 31 Dec 1962, Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.