Newberry, James Washington


9 Dec. 1817–7 Mar. 1895. Born in Orange Co., New York. Son of James Newberry and Mary Smith. Moved with family to Brownhelm, Lorain Co., Ohio, by 1830; to Jackson Co., Missouri; to Clay Co., Missouri; to Caldwell Co., Missouri, by 1838; and to Lee Co., Iowa Territory, by 1840. Married Edith A. Benedict, 19 Sept. 1847. Joined Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 5 July 1861. Died at Argyle, Lee Co.