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 Joan Carter <I>Newton</I> Cuneo

Joan Carter Newton Cuneo

Birth
Holyoke, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 24 Mar 1934 (aged 57)
Burial Holyoke, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 77524185 · View Source
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Daughter of John Carter Newton and Lela Fredricka Vulta. Married first to Andrew DeMartini Cuneo; married second (according to gravestone) James Francis Sickman.

First woman driver in Glidden Tour; in 1909, broke speed records before women were banned from AAA events.

MAD FOR SPEED: THE RACING LIFE OF JOAN NEWTON CUNEO, by Elsa A. Nystrom; published by McFarland & Company, Inc., 2013



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  • Created by: Eve
  • Added: 3 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 77524185
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joan Carter Newton Cuneo (22 Jul 1876–24 Mar 1934), Find A Grave Memorial no. 77524185, citing Forestdale Cemetery, Holyoke, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Eve (contributor 47398040) .