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Newton Jasper Earp
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1837
Ohio County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1928
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA

Half-brother to famous Old West lawmen Wyatt, Virgil and Morgan Earp. Newton was the son of 'Earp patriarch' Nicholas Earp and his first wife Abigail Storm. His mother died in 1839, the day after his 2nd birthday. His father remarried the following year to Virginia Cooksey. Their union produced sons James, Virgil, Wyatt, Morgan and Warren Earp. Newton was close to the older half-siblings and in fact would later name two of his sons (James and Wyatt) after his brothers. Newton enlisted in the Union Army at the start of the Civil War along with his brothers James and Virgil. He served in CO F of the 4th Cavalry, Iowa Volunteers, rising to the rank of CPL and mustering out after the war ended in 1865. He married Nancy Jane Adam (known as Jennie); they were parents of Effie May, Wyatt Clyde, Mary Elizabeth, Alice Abigail and Virgil Edwin. Newton and his family moved to Southern California for while where many of the Earp clan had relocated. He worked for while as a saloon manager, but later moved back to the mid west where he farmed and raised his children. Years later he returned to California where he worked in northern California as a carpenter and home builder for a number of years. He suffered a terrible loss when his wife Jennie and daughter Effie May died the same day, March 29, 1898, in Paradise Hill, Nevada. Newton Earp lived another 30 years after that, passing away in Sacramento, California. (bio by: Valarie Vine) 
 
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 Parents:
  Nicholas Porter Earp (1813 - 1907)
  Abigail Strum/Storm Earp (1813 - 1839)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Jane Adams Earp (1845 - 1898)
 
 Children:
  Effie May Earp Erdman (1870 - 1898)*
  Wyatt Clyde Earp (1872 - 1937)*
  Alice Abigail Hurt Earp Wells (1875 - 1957)*
  Mary Elizabeth Earp (1875 - 1885)*
  Alice Abigail Earp Hurt (1878 - 1957)*
  Virgil Edwin Earp (1879 - 1959)*
  Virgil Edwin Earp (1879 - 1959)*
 
 Siblings:
  Newton Jasper Earp (1837 - 1928)
  Nathan T. Earp (1839 - 1839)*
  Mariah Ann Earp (1839 - 1839)*
  James Cooksey Earp (1841 - 1926)**
  Virgil Walter Earp (1843 - 1905)**
  Martha Elizabeth Earp (1845 - 1856)**
  Wyatt Earp (1848 - 1929)**
  Morgan Earp (1851 - 1882)**
  Warren Baxter Earp (1855 - 1900)**
  Virgina Ann Earp (1858 - 1861)**
  Adelia Douglas Earp Edwards (1861 - 1941)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
East Lawn Memorial Park
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 38.5631, -121.45239
 
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Record added: Jul 17, 1998
Find A Grave Memorial# 3164
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