Newton was born on 1 Nov 1834 in Tennessee, the son of William Bleakley and Elizabeth Bleakley.
He died on 17 Apr 1878 in Breckenridge Township, Jackson County, Arkansas.
His wife was Rachel M Haggerton, who he married on 13 JAN 1858 in Jackson County, Arkansas. Their three known children were Mary E (1861->1870), Forrest L (1864-1934) and Ida (1870-1887).
|Birth||1 NOV 1834||
|Death||17 APR 1878||
|Census||25 NOV 1850||
|Census||16 JUL 1870||
Jackson County Ark, Index of early Probate:
BLEAKLEY, Issac D of Jackson Co died Feb 19 1861, Jackson Co. Affid. Levi L. Bleakley 3-18-1861, lists heirs; William T. John T, Edward and Mary Bleakley bond 3-30-18161. Bond of Newton M. Bleakley Admr 7-17-1861
Bio of John C Bleakley in Goodspeed, Jackson County 1889. http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/jackson/bios/jackbio1.txt
daughter Georga born 1888 is named. He is found in census 1870, 1880, and 1900. died 30 Oct 1901 before Dollie born Mar 1902.