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Information for Sarah Ann Breshears Newman
28 August, 1871
25 October, 1942
From The Caldwell News-Tribune
Monday, 26 October 1942
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Mrs. Newman
Succumbs At
Boise Hospital

     BOISE (AP) - Mrs. Anna Breshears Newman, 71, a resident of Idaho since 1883, died Sunday at a Boise hospital.
     At the age of eight years, Mrs. Newman crossed the plains in a covered wagon with her parents in 1879.  They settled first at Elgin, Ore.  But a few years later moved to Middleton, Idaho.  Since 1922 she has lived at Star.
     Survivors include her husband, S. W. Newman; a son, Earl Newman of Homedale; two sisters, Mrs. J. P. Reed of Emmett, and Mrs. S. H. Lenaghan of Star; and a brother, A. R. Breshears of Weiser.