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  • Abigail Newman (1688 - 1729)
  • Abigail Newman (1815 - d.)
  • Adrian Newman (1911 - 1990)
  • Alexander Newman (1740 - 1788)
  • Alfred Newman (1900 - 1970)
    Alfred Newman (March 17, 1901 – February 17, 1970) was an American composer, arranger, and conductor of film music.In a career spanning more than four decades, Newman composed the scores for over 200 m...

About the Newman surname

Newman Name Meaning

English: nickname for a newcomer to a place, from Middle English newe ‘new’ + man ‘man’. This form has also absorbed several European cognates with the same meaning, for example Neumann.

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Looking for documentation of the parents of Simon Newman (1853 - 1895), grandfather of actor Paul Newman. Father may be Joseph Newman. His wife may be either Hannah or Zeidel or Odel/Idel. Her last name may be Roth.