Newton, John

Life Span
to
Full name
John Newton
Place of Birth
Birth Date Certainty
Disputed
Death Date Certainty
Exact
Gender
Male
Race
White
Sectional choice
North
Origins
Slave State
No. of Spouses
1
No. of Children
6
Family
Thomas Newton (father), Margaret Jordan Pool (mother), Anna M. Starr (wife, 1848)
Education
West Point (US Military Academy)
Occupation
Military
Other
Other Occupation
Engineer
Relation to Slavery
White non-slaveholder
Military
US military (Pre-Civil War)
Union Army
US military (Post-Civil War)
How to Cite This Page: "Newton, John," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College, https://hd.housedivided.dickinson.edu/index.php/node/6313.