|Birth: ||Oct. 25, 1829|
|Death: ||May 30, 1914|
Civil War-NYS Volunteers-189th Regiment-Company I-Enlisted age 34 at Corning to serve one year 9/21/1864.Mustered in as Private 10/3/1864.Mustered out with company 5/30/1865 near Washington,DC-Roster NYS Adjutant General Office.
NEWTON W. HUBBARD, of the firm of Chapin & Hubbard, hardware dealers, Harrison Valley, was born in Tyringham, Berkshire Co., Mass., October 25, 1829, a son of Nathaniel and Sophia (Judd) Hubbard, both natives of Berkshire county, Mass., who settled in Harrison, Potter Co., Penn., in 1850, locating on the farm now occupied by their grandson, Curtis Hubbard. which they cleared and improved, and here spent the remainder of their lives. They had two children: Jane S. (Mrs. Jesse Mattison) and Newton W. Newton W. Hubbard was reared in his native county, and settled in Harrison township with his parents in 1850. He was engaged in farming for many years, and cleared and improved the farm adjoining that of his father, and erected all the buildings. He removed to Harrison Valley in 1879, where he has since resided, and in 1883 embarked in the hardware business with his son-in-law, D. D. Chapin, under the firm name of Chapin & Hubbard, in which he has since successfully continued. He was twice married. His first wife was Eleanor, daughter of Thaddeus and Diana (Gill) Stone, of Harrison township, by whom he had one son, Curtis. He was married, the second time, to Hannah S., daughter of Jesse and Caroline (Barnes) Bartoo, of Chenango county, N. Y. They have had five children: Orpha (Mrs. D. D. Chapin), Edith (Mrs. George E. Stone) Amny Sadie and Madie (twins). Mr. Hubbard was a soldier in the Civil war enlisting in 1864 in Company I, One Hundred and Eighty-ninth New York Volunteers, was at the front, and witnessed Lee's surrender. He was honorably discharged in June, 1865. He is a member of the Methodist Episcopal Church, and politically he is a Republican.
Nathaniel Hubbard (1804 - 1879)
Sophia Judd Hubbard (1806 - 1878)
Hannah L Bartoo Hubbard (1841 - 1892)
Cornelia A. Rathbone Gee (1834 - 1919)
Curtis Hubbard (1855 - 1932)*
Orpha Hubbard Chapin (1862 - 1937)*
Witnessed Lee's surrender
Potter Brook Cemetery
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Record added: Aug 02, 2011
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