1906: Wedded 74 Years; Dies

Demise of Charles A. Newell Separates Oldest Couple in New England.

Special Dispatch to The Inter Ocean.

Middletown, Conn., Dec. 27.–Death today separated the oldest married couple in New England. Charles A. Newell expired in the Middlesex hospital, aged 92 years. He was married in Portland, Maine, Nov. 25, 1832. His widow survives.

From The Inter Ocean (Chicago, Illinois), Friday, December 28, 1906.

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