- 3rd Great-grandmother of Richard Gere — 6th Generation
- Ahnentafel No:
- Elijah Newton
- Judith Jones
- Birth Date:
- 13 Nov 1800
- Birth Location:
- New London, New London Co., Connecticut
- Christening Date:
- Christening Location:
- Death Date:
- 13 Oct 1878
- Death Location:
- Dimock Township, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania
- Burial Date:
- Burial Location:
- Brooklyn Universalist Cemetery, Brooklyn, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania
- Spouse Name:
- Gurdon Douglass Hempstead
- Marriage Date:
- 6 May 1821
- Marriage Location:
- Groton, New London, Connecticut
Orlando Gurdon Hempstead
Julia Anne Hempstead (Ahnentafel No:25 )
Mary Newton's given name is also seen as Polly.
Mary L. Newton
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Sources for Mary L. Newton
- 1 Connecticut, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1609-1999, Probate file for father Elijah Newton.
- 2 Find A Grave, (accessed 02/04/2018).
- 3 The National Cyclopaedia of American Biography, Volume 28, New York: James T. White and Company (1940), 184.
- 4 Leonard, Ermina Newton, Newton Genealogy, Genealogical, Biographical, Historical: Being a Record of the Descendants o f Richard Newton . . ., New Haven, Connecticut: The Tuttle, Morehouse and Taylor Company (1915), 765.
- 5 Roberts, Gary Boyd, "#74 Royal Descents, Notable Kin, and Printed Sources: The New England Ancestry of Actor Rich ard [Tiffany] Gere", (accessed 10/09/2014).
- 6 Roberts, Gary Boyd, The Mayflower 500: Five Hundred Notable Descendants of the Founding Families on the Mayflower, Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society (2020), 325.
- 7 White, Lorraine Cook, ed., Connecticut, U.S., Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection), originally published as The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records, Vol. 1-55, Groton, p. 176, Marriage record for Gurdon Hempstead and Mary L. Newton.