Bessie Rosella NEWTON

Bessie Rosella NEWTON

Female 1899 - 1997  (97 years)

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  • Name Bessie Rosella NEWTON  [1
    Born 27 Dec 1899  Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 14 Jun 1900  Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1900 US Federal 
    • in the Harry Newton household at 2213 6th Street East. Enumerated were Harry (head) age 29; Mable (wife) age 24; Bessie (daughter) age 3/12
    Census 25 Apr 1910  Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the Harry Newton household on Tyler Street. Enumerated were Harry (head) age 38; Mable (wife) age 33; Bess (daughter) age 10; Florence (daughter) age 6; Evelyn (daughter) age 2; Harry (son) age 7/12
    Census 23 Jan 1920  Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1920 US Federal 
    • in the Harry Newton household . Enumerated were Harry (head) age 47; Mable (wife) age 43; Bess (daughter) age 20; Florence (daughter) age 16; Evelyn (daughter) age 12; Harry (son) age 10; Eunice (daughter) age 9; Nedra (daughter) age 7; Stella (daughter) age 5; Jean (daughter) age 3 11/12; and Clyde (son) age 2/12
    Census 8 Apr 1930  Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    1930 US Federal 
    • in the William J. McKeown household. Enumerated were WILLIAM J. head male white 30 married at 25 MI-Canada-MI Auto Mechanic in garage; BESSIE wife female white 30 married at 25 WI-England-WI; WILLIAM H. son male white 3 9/12 single WI-MI-WI; JOAN danughter female white 4/12 single WI-MI-WI
    Census 23 Apr 1940  Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    1940 US Federal 
    • in the McKeown household. Enumerated were William head male white 40 married born MI lived same place in 1935 automobile mechanic mechanic | Bessie wife female white 40 married born WI lived same place in 1935 | William son male white 13 single born WI lived same place in 1935 | Joan duaghter female white 10 single born WI lived same place in 1935 | Pat son male white 6 single born WI lived same place in 1935 | Michael son male white 4 born WI | Gerald son male white 2 single born WI
    Died 24 Dec 1997  Brookfield, Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    McKeown, Bessie Rosella (Newton) - Death Certificate
    McKeown, Bessie Rosella (Newton) - Death Certificate
    Obituary 25 Dec 1997  Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 
    • Death Notice

      McKeown, Bessie R. (Nee Newton) Born to Eternal Life Wed. Dec. 24, 1997, age 97. Beloved wife of the late William J. McKeown. Cherished mother of the late William H. (Eleanor) McKeown, Joan (William) Wendelberger, Patrick (Claire), Michael (Theresa) and Gerald (Mary Braunschweig) McKeown. Dear sister of Nedra. Sister in law of Chester Jelinski . Also loved by 22 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends. Visitation at the Funeral Home Fri. Dec. 26, 4-8 PM. Vigil 6 P M. Funeral Service at the Funeral Home Sat. Dec. 27, 9:15 AM to MARY QUEEN OF HEAVEN CHURCH, 2322 S. 106th St. for Funeral Mass at 10 AM. Burial Holy Cross. Member of Christian Mother's Society. KRAUSE FUNERAL HOME 12401 W. NATIONAL AVE. 786-8009
    Buried 27 Dec 1997  Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Holy Cross Cemetery
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin 
    • Cemetery: Holy Cross Cemetery Location: Block: 38 Section: Row: Lot: 203 Grave: 6
    McKeown, Bessie Rosella (Newton) - Gravestone
    McKeown, Bessie Rosella (Newton) - Gravestone
    Obituary Aft 27 Dec 1997 

    • Bessie R. McKeown
      Longtime West Allis homemaker Bessie R. McKeown (nee Newton), 97, died Dec. 24, 1997, in Brookfield. Mrs. MeKeown was born in Ashland. She lived in West Allis for about 33 years according to her son Mike. She belonged to Mary Queen of Heaven parish and was a member of the Christian Mothers Society at the church.
      Mike recalled sharing the observation with his mother that if she would live to be 100, she would see three different centuries. A woman whose family was her focus throughout hew life, she would have been 98 on Dec. 27. Her husband, William J. died nine years ago. Her son, William H., died a year ago.
      In addition to Mike (Theresa) of New Berlin, she is survived by two other sons, Patrick (Claire) of Milwaukee and Gerald (Mary Braunschwieg) of Pewaukee; a daughter , Joan (William) Wendelberger of Erin; a daughter-in-law, Eleanor of Pewaukee; 22 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; a sister, Nedra Cress of Philips; a brother-in-law, Chester Jelinski of Milwaukee; and a sister-in-law, Marge Newton of Ontonagon, Mich.
      The Rev. James Flynt, a friend of the family celebrated Mass Dec. 27 at Mary Queen of Heaven Church. Mrs. McKeown's granddaughter, Shannon McKeown of West Allis, sang at the Mass. Burial was in Holy Cross Cemetery. Krause Funeral Home handled arrangements.
    Person ID I837  Brenda's Branches
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2021 

    Father Harry John NEWTON, Sr,   b. 20 Apr 1871, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1966, Ontonagon, Ontonagon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Mother Mabel WILSON,   b. 20 Sep 1878, Amherst, Portage, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1948, Ontonagon, Ontonagon, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 10 Dec 1896  Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F61  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Joseph MCKEOWN,   b. 25 Sep 1899, Dollarville, Luce, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1988, West Allis, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 8 Nov 1925  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
    +1. William Henry MCKEOWN,   b. 11 Aug 1926, Morse, Ashland, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1996, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +2. Joan Belle MCKEOWN,   b. 10 Nov 1929, Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 2009, , Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Patrick Newton MCKEOWN
    +4. Michael Jerry MCKEOWN
    +5. Gerald John MCKEOWN,   b. 4 Nov 1937, Stevens Point, Portage, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 2003, Pewaukee, Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 12 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F355  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart