Name: Newton Jasper LINDESMITH
Birth: 1 MAY 1856 in Logansport, Cass Co, Ind
Death: 23 JUN 1933 in Stroud, Lincoln co, OK
Burial: Bomar Point Cem, Wilson, Carter Co, OK
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Change Date: 9 FEB 2015
Picture of Newt at:
Newt was born May 1, 1856, Logansport, Cass Co, Ind. [or possibly New Castle, Henry Co, Ind].
m 1st to Louisa Josephine Barnes [Note: Louisa was b in Fayette Co, IL; Newton's mother, Lucetta, died in Fayette Co, IL in 1878, 2 yrs before they were married. So maybe they met there.]
The Lindesmiths were a wandering bunch, but this family really moved around alot!
Newt & Louisa married in 1880 in Siloam Springs, Ark, though they were both from Fayette Co, IL.
Newt & Louisa lived in Willow Springs, MO in 1882.
In 1884 they were in Hutchinson, KS (still there in 1890). They buried 3 small children (Clydie, Lillie & Bessie) in Hutchinson,
then in 1892 they were in Carterville, MO (near Joplin).
In 1894 they were in Douglas Co., MO;
in 1896, Ravenna, TX;
1900 Fannin Co, Texas, Ravenna, p169
Lindersmith, Nute - 45, b May 1855, Ind, par b Oh/Pa
. . . . . . Louisa (wife) - 37, b Dec 1862 Ind, md 20 yrs, 8 ch/4liv, par b unk
. . . . . . Bazil (son) - 18, b Feb 1881 Mo
. . . . . . Dessie (daug) - 10, b Mar 1890 Kansas
. . . . . . Jim (son) - 7, b Aug 1892 Mo
. . . . . . Eve (daug) - 3, b Oct 1896 Texas
1901 in Mulberry, TX (also in Fannin Co). Louisa died in 1902 (age 41) in Ravenna, TX; they had been married 22 years.
Newt married his brother John's widow, Mary, in 1906 in TX. They later moved to OK where he died in 1933, in Stroud, Okla.
See marriage record
LINDERSMITH, N J 49 HURLEY, MARY H 27 24 DEC 1905 WYNNEWOOD I-576
1910 OK census: Oklahoma Co, Mustang twp, p. 190:
Julian, James M. (head) - 30, b MO (par b MO/GA)
. . . . . Dessie L. (wife) - 20, b KS (par b IL/KY)
. . . . . Jessie M. (daug) - 2, b OK
Lindesmith, Newton (father-in-law) - 52, b IL (par b PA/PA -- should be OH/PA)
. . . . . Mary (mother-in-law) - 58, b IL (par b IL)
Lindesmith, James L. (brother-in-law) - 17, b MO (par b PA/PA)
. . . . . Eve (sister-in-law) - 13, b TX (par b IL/PA)
[Newton's son, Basil was in same county, but living in Oklahoma City]
1920 OK census: Jefferson Co, Hastings, p 68 (March)
Lindesmith, Newt J. (head) - 64, b IN
Lindesmith, Mary (wife) - 60, b IL
. . . . . Carmen (gr-daug) - 11, b OK
. . . . . Dessie (gr-daug) - 10, b OK
. . . . . Maudie (gr-daug) - 9, b OK
. . . . . Newton (gr-son) - 8, b OK
[These were children of son Basil. His wife, Annie had died in 1913. Basil remarried in June 1920.]
Many of the Lindesmiths are buried in Wilson, OK at Bomar Point just SW of Wilson:
Newton Jasper Lindesmith, and some of his family -
Basil Leslie and his wives, Mary & Anna Julian
Eve Venoi Lindesmith Davidson
James Lloyd Lindesmith
Newton James Lindesmith (grandson)
Leslie W. Julian (grandson)
There is a Nannie A. Lindesmith 1895-1929 buried at Stroud Cem, Stroud, Lincoln Co, OK. I?m not sure who this is but she must be in Newton?s family somewhere.
LINDESMITH NEWTON JASPER 1 MAY 1856 23 JUN 1933
Find A Grave Memorial# 14582791
Father: Francis John LINDESMITH b: 3 JUN 1816 in Columbiana Co, OH
Mother: Lucetta Elizabeth MOMENTELLER b: 22 DEC 1822 in Philadelphia, PA
Louisa Josephine BARNES b: 18 SEP 1861 in Brown Co, IN
25 MAR 1880
in Siloam Springs, Ark.
- Basil Leslie LINDESMITH b: 18 FEB 1882 in Willow Springs, Howell Co, MO
- Clydie LINDESMITH b: 1883
- Lillie LINDESMITH b: 1884 in Hutchinson, KS
- Bessie LINDESMITH b: AUG 1886 in Hutchinson, KS
- Audessa Lee "Dessie" LINDESMITH b: 7 MAR 1890 in Hutchinson, KS
- James Lloyd LINDESMITH b: 22 AUG 1892 in Carterville, Jasper Co., Mo
- Ebenezer LINDESMITH b: SEP 1894 in Douglas Co, MO
- Eve Venoi LINDESMITH b: 7 OCT 1896 in Ravenna, Fannin Co, TX
- Alice LINDESMITH b: 21 SEP 1901 in Mulberry, Fannin Co, TX
Mary Hunter DUNN b: 30 NOV 1859 in Fayette Co, Illinois
24 DEC 1905
in Wynnewood, (Murray Co) Oklahoma