William Emerson Newbern

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Personal and Family Information

William was born on 22 MAY 1922 in Lee County, Arkansas, the son of Ernest Polk Newbern and Christine Nielson Conner.

He died on 5 MAR 2006 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

William Emerson Newbern
(1922-2006)

 

Ernest Polk Newbern
(1893-1976)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Christine Nielson Conner
(1895-1994)

 

Emerson Hall Conner
(1859-1904)

 

Bolivar B Conner
(1829-1892)

 
   

Eliza L. Hall
(1834-1894)

 
   

Laura Nancy Cornelius
(1864-1952)

 

William Cornelius
(1827-1876)

 
   

Arabella White
(1836-1868)

 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth22 MAY 1922
Place: Lee County, Arkansas
Death5 MAR 2006
Place: Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
Age: 83
Census2 APR 1930
Place: Shelby County, Tennessee
Age: 7
Address: Memphis, 262 Pine Street, dwellling 19 family 19 Newbern, Ernest P, head, owns home valued $7,000 with radio, mw 37 first marriage age 27 born Ark, f &m Tenn __ Christine C , wife H fw 34 m first marriage age 24, born Ark f&m Ark __ Emerson, son mw 7, single born Ark f&m Ark __ Ernest P , son age 4, single born Ark f&m Ark __ Nancy A , Daughter FW 2 single born Ark f&m Ark __ J. Morgan, brother mw 23 singe born Ark, f&m Tenn
Census4 APR 1940
Place: Shelby County, Tennessee
Age: 17
Address: Memphis, 262 Pine Street, visit # 85, owned home value $7,000, Newbern, E.P. head mw age 47, married, 2 yrs college, born Ark, same house in 1935, cotton buyer __ Christine C. wife fw age 44 married 2 yrs college born Ark, same house in 1935 __ Emerson , son mw age 17 singe 1 yr High school, born Ark, same house in 1935 __ Ernest son mw 14 single born Tenn, same house in 1935 __ Nancy, daughter fw 12, single born Tenn, same house in 1935

Notes

Note 1

Memorial services for William Emerson Newbern, 83, of Marianna will be held Thursday, March 9, 2006 at 11:30 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Marianna.  Burial will be at Marianna Memorial Park,  Marianna, AR.  Mr. Newbern passed away March 5, 2006 in Memphis, TN. He is survived by a daughter, Chris Kenniston of Fort Lauderdale, FL; a sister, Nancy Vernon of Aiken, SC and several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by a brother, Ernest Polk Newbern, Jr. Memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Marianna. Services directed by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, Marianna, (870) 295-2528.