Byron Newland Bio written and © by: Margaret Haynes Byron Ruel "Tude" Newland (Husband of Edith (Collyar) Newland) Born July 19, 1914 in Bryon, Oklahoma Died August 16, 2006 in Blackwell, Kay Co. Oklahoma
The 1910 Census Of Dirigo Township, Grant Co., Oklahoma, page 180 & 181, taken on April 29, 1910, shows the parents and siblings of Byron Ruel Newland, as follows: Charley A. Newland, Head, age 25, born in Missouri, married once for 3 years, (married about 1907), Occupation: Farmer, rents farm, parents born in Missouri. Lola N. Newland, Wife, age 24, born in Kansas, her father born in Missouri, her mother born in Kansas, she was mother of 4 children, all living. There are 2 stepchildren from a former marriage of Lola, Roosevelt F. Dutton, Stepson, age 7, born Oklahoma, and Juanita E. Dutton, Stepdaughter, age 6, born Oklahoma. And 2 children of Charley and Lola: Mortica C. Newland, Son, age one year, born Oklahoma, and James H. Newland, age one month, born Oklahoma.
In the January 1920 Census of Blackwell Township, Kay Co., Oklahoma, Byron Ruel "Tude" Newland's father, Charles A. Newland was age 35 years, born in Missouri and he was working at the smelter, and he had two stepchildren living with him, Ferguson Dutton and Juanita Dutton. And Charles and Lola Newland now had 5 children of their own: Mordicai, son, age 11; James H., son, age 9; Ila F., daughter, age 7; Ruel, son, age 5; and Merle, son, age 3 years and ? months, all born in Oklahoma.
Byron Ruel "Tude" Newland, 93, of 907 West Bridge passed away at Intergris Blackwell Hospital August 16, 2006.
He is survivied by one son, Bill Newland and wife Maggie; four grandchildren, Christy Owens of Blackwell and Terri Wehr of Ponca City, Michael Broaddus of The Colony, Texas, and Del Mastalez of Roundrock, Texas; eight great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was born July 19, 1914 in Byron, Oklahoma, the son of Charles A. and Lola N. Newland. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II.
He was married to Edith Collyar for 66 years. Edith was the daughter of Claude Oran and Mary Mayme (Falkenberg) Collyar. She preceded him in death on July 1st of this year (2006).
Also preceding him were three brothers and two sisters.
He was retired from the zinc smelter, having been employed there 35 years.
It was his wish to will his body to science. In lieu of a memorial sevice, contributions may be sent to the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center Willed Body Program-BSE Room 100, P.O. Box 26901, Oklahoma City, OK. 73190.
© Blackwell Journal Tribune
Aug 17, 2006
This page was updated: Saturday, 22-Jul-2017 16:43:51 CDT
This site may be freely linked, but not duplicated in any way without consent.
All rights reserved! Commercial use of material within this site is prohibited!
© 2000-2021 Oklahoma Cemeteries
The information on this site is provided free for the purpose of researching your genealogy. This material may be freely used by non-commercial entities, for your own research, as long as this message remains on all copied material. The information contained in this site may not be copied to any other site without written "snail-mail" permission. If you wish to have a copy of a donor's material, you must have their permission. All information found on these pages is under copyright of Oklahoma Cemeteries. This is to protect any and all information donated. The original submitter or source of the information will retain their copyright. Unless otherwise stated, any donated material is given to Oklahoma Cemeteries to make it available online. This material will always be available at no cost, it will always remain free to the researcher.