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Newcomer, Caroline Annie Stoddard, 1852-1943



Caroline Annie Stoddard Newcomer was born in Litchfield, Conn., in 1852. Her father, Albert Stoddard, published the Litchfield Republican. In 1854, the family moved to Tama County, Iowa. Later, the family moved to Toledo, Iowa, where she met Jesse D. Newcomer. They were married in 1872. The couple then moved to Eldora, Iowa. They had two sons. Caroline died in 1943.

Newspaper obituary.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Caroline Stoddard Newcomer papers


 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 00-1953-27-0
Scope and Contents Caroline Stoddard Newcomer papers (1953-27-0), Correspondence, family data sheets, a photograph, and other items related to the genealogy of Caroline Stoddard Newcomer. Born in Litchfield, Conn., in 1852, she and her extended family moved to Tama County, Iowa, in 1854. The papers primarily document the children of Caroline's great-grandfather Gideon Stoddard (1768-1846) of Litchfield. Among the primary family members represented are Whitman Stoddard (1790-1867), Jesse Stoddard (1792- ),...
Dates: Created: 1862-1952; Other: Date acquired: 12/03/1953