Stephen Elijah Newell1

ID#1999, b. 1 March 1852, d. 22 August 1931
Father: S. E. Newell
Mother: Ruth (unknown)

Birth date: 1 March 1852
Birth place: (West) Virginia.2,3

Commonly known by his middle name, Elijah (spelled as Elizah on his death certificate.)2

Stephen married Clara E. (unknown).3

On 22 August 1931 at age 79, Elijah/Elizah died at home (33 Park Street, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia) The cause of death was carcinoma of the bladder coupled with old age.2 Stephen's body was interred on 25 August 1931 in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia.2

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1920Moundsville, Marshall County, West VirginiaSteven E. Newell, male, age 67, head, married, born in West Va, a laborer with Wheeling ? Company
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 January 1920)4
1930Moundsville, Marshall County, West VirginiaStephen E. Newell, male, age 78, head, married, age 22 at first marriage, born in West Virginia, a melter in the enamel works industry, not a veteran
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 April 1930)3

Deceased Child of Stephen Elijah Newell and Clara E. (unknown):

Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=17 Feb 2016


  1. [S618] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online (Provo, Utah: Operations, Inc.), William Dall Newell data.
  2. [S886] Elizah Newell, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online, file 1953679_0001739.jpg.
  3. [S1544] Stephen E. Newell household, 1930 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, city of Moundsville, Enumeration District 26-3, 2B, National Archives micropublication T626_2543.
  4. [S1513] Steven E. Newell household, 1920 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Washington Township, Enumeration District 64, sheet 13B, National Archives micropublication T625_1953.