Newton M. Bleakley


Personal and Family Information

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).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Newton M. Bleakley


William Bleakley


Elizabeth Bleakley



Birth1 NOV 1834
Place: Tennessee
Death17 APR 1878
Place: Breckenridge Township, Jackson County, Arkansas
Census25 NOV 1850
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 15 born Tennessee
Address: Breckenridge Township, dwelling 6 family 6 with parents and siblings
Census16 JUL 1870
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Age: 35 born Tenn
Address: Union Township, dwelling 85 family 85 with wife, 3 children and others
BurialAPR 1878
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Address: Harrison, AKA Bleakley, Cemetery, Jackson County Arkansas one mile south Junction hwy 14 & 17, 1/4 mile west hwy 17


Note 1

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.

daughter Georga born 1888 is named. He is found in census 1870, 1880, and 1900. died 30 Oct 1901 before Dollie born Mar 1902.