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Newell Ira Lee Cross

Male 1888 - 1958  (69 years)


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  • Name Newell Ira Lee Cross 
    Born 29 Feb 1888  Erin, Houston Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Feb 1958  Memphis, Shelby Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Forest Hills Cemetery, Memphis TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I158  MyTree
    Last Modified 28 Sep 2012 

    Father John Bond (Bounds) Cross,   b. 12 Sep 1835, Montgomery Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1906, At his home place on Guices Creek, Cumberland City, Houston Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Lucy Ann Claxton,   b. 14 Jun 1849, Cumberland City, TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1926, Marianna, Lee Co., AR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1869  Montgomery Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4413  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Nellie Marie LaGrange,   b. Abt 1889, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944, Hollywood, Los Angeles Co., CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married Abt 1912  probably Memphis, Shelby Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Louis Cross
     2. Robert Lee Cross,   b. Abt 1915, Memphis, Shelby Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Newel Ira Cross,   b. 27 Jul 1916, Memphis, Shelby Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 2005, Hayden, Kootenai Co., ID Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     4. Christine Nellie Cross,   b. 26 Sep 1918, Memphis, Shelby Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1983, Sacramento, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F4565  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Carrie Clark 
    Married 1909  Houston Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F5898  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Name: Newell Ira Lee Cross
      City: Memphis
      County: Shelby
      State: Tennessee
      Birth Date: 29 Feb 1888
      Race: Caucasian (White)
      FHL Roll Number: 1877500
      DraftBoard: 5

      Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002
      Name: Newell Cross
      Spouse: Carrie Clark
      Marriage Date: 31 May 1909
      Marriage County: Houston
      Marriage State: Tennessee

      1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Newell Cross
      Home in 1920: Memphis Ward 22, Shelby, Tennessee
      Age: 31
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1889
      Birthplace: Tennessee
      Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
      [Head]
      Spouse's Name: Nellie Cross
      Father's Birth Place: Tennessee
      Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Sex: Male
      Home owned: Own
      Able to read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Newell Cross 31
      Nellie Cross 31
      Louis Cross 6 [6 1/12] b. abt 1913
      Robert Lee Cross 4 [4 ??/12] b. abt 1915
      Newell Cross 3 [5] b. abt abt 1916
      Christine Cross 1 [1 3/12] b. abt 1918

      U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)
      Name: Newell I Cross
      Gender: M (Male)
      Residence Year: 1926
      Street Address: 2215 30th Av N
      Residence Place: Birmingham, Alabama
      Occupation: Electn
      Spouse: Nellie Cross
      Publication Title: Birmingham, Alabama, City Directory, 1926

      U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989 (Beta)
      Name: Newell Cross
      Gender: M (Male)
      Residence Year: 1929
      Street Address: 6I8 N 5th
      Residence Place: Memphis, Tennessee
      Occupation: Lab
      Spouse: Nellie Cross
      Publication Title: Memphis, Tennessee, City Directory, 1929

      1930 United States Federal Census
      about Nellie Cross
      Name: Nellie Cross
      Home in 1930: Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee
      Age: 35
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1895
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Spouse's Name: Newell I Cross
      Race: White
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Newell I Cross 40
      Nellie Cross 35
      Louis Cross 17
      Robert L Cross 13
      Newell J Cross 12
      Christine Cross 10

      Tennessee, Death Records, 1908-1958
      Name: Newell Cross
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: Feb 1888
      Birth Place: Tennessee
      Age: 70
      Death Date: 21 Feb 1958
      Death Place: Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee
      Father's Name: John B Cross
      Mother's Name: Elizabeth Claxton (Lucy Ann Claxton)
      Certificate Number: 58-05342

      Buried: Forest Hill Cemetery, 1661 Elvis Presley Blvd., Memphis, TN,
      901-775-0310.