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Dr William Rowland Newton, Sr
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1873
Boone County
Arkansas, USA
Death: May 21, 1938
Milam County
Texas, USA

NEWTON, Dr. W. R. of Cameron. Age 64. Died 5/21/1938 (Sat.) after a brief illness. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Cameron.

He was BORN 9/1/1873 in Boone, AR., son of Major George Washington & Nancy Ann Eliza Brown Newton. Worked his way through Memphis Medical College in Memphis, TN. graduating in 1899. Married Ella Whiteside, in AR. She is buried in Rogers, TX. Married Matilda Julia Mondrick in 1906 and 7 children born to this union. Built the Buckholts Hospital, 1st hospital in Milam Co. and it burned in 1912; organized the Buckholts State Bank and Buckholts Mercantile Co. He was State Senator from the 13th Senatorial District. Dr. Newton's son, George Mayo Newton, who was a State Representative, founded the Cameron Hospital in 1913. Dr. Newton was a member of the American College of Surgeons, and formerly president of the Milam Co. Medical Asso.

SURVIVORS: Wife; 3 daughters, Nancy, Josephine and Mary Newton; 3 sons, George Mayo Newton, Dr. W.R. Newton, Jr. and Frank Newton. 
Family links: 
  George Washington Newton (1835 - 1907)
  Nancy Brown Newton (1848 - 1930)
  Matilda Julia Mondrik Newton (1882 - 1972)*
  William Rowland Newton (1909 - 1982)*
  Frank Mondrik Newton (1916 - 2007)*
  Josephine Dreis Newton Brandt (1920 - 2015)*
  Ellen Newton Clark (1868 - 1901)*
  William Rowland Newton (1873 - 1938)
*Calculated relationship
Oak Hill Cemetery
Milam County
Texas, USA
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Nov 17, 2007
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Dr William Rowland Newton, Sr
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Dr William Rowland Newton, Sr
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