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1890's Magdalena Weber Photo, wife Rev. Edward Holmes Newcomb, Boston


On reverse: "Lena Weber" is handwritten in old dip pen ink on reverse, possibly "Lina Weber." Photo Type: Original Vintage Victorian Dry Mount, circa 1890's. Photographer: Ward, Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts (known to be photographer Albert L. Ward, Albert Ward) 

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Magdelena or Lina Weber Newcomb was born 1870 in Massachusetts to Jacob Weber 1832–1894 and Barbara Hundinger Weber 1835–1927, who were both born in Bavaria, Germany.
Her Siblings
Henry Weber 1859–1892
William Weber born 1862
David Weber born 1865
John Weber 1867–1935
Anna Marie Christina Weber born 1872

Her husband: Reverend Edward Holmes Newcomb 1867-1957
Yale University, Obituary Record of Yale Graduates (Yale Alumni) 1927-1928: "Rev. Edward Holmes Newcomb was a graduate of Bangor Theological Seminary, Maine in 1897; and pastor of Congregational churches in Richmond, South Portland, and Biddeford, Maine; Newburyport, Framingham, and Lowell, Massachusetts, and Keene, New Hampshire. He was the son of John Holmes and Alice Emelia Powell Newcomb; descendant of Andrew Newcomb, who came to America from England in 1630 and settled near Boston and descended also from Elder William Brewster and Governor William Bradford of the "Mayflower" company."

Their Children:
Paul Hermon Newcomb 1893-1928
Priscilla Alice Newcomb Sage 1895-1983
Ruth B Newcomb 1897
David Lyman Newcomb 1901–1912
Anna Katherine Newcomb born 1902

Buried at First Congregational Church Cemetery, Kittery Point, York County, Maine.

Magdalene Weber in the Massachusetts Marriage Records 1840-1915
Name: Magdalene Weber
Birth Year: abt 1870
Birth Place: Boston
Marriage Date: 12 Jan 1893
Marriage Place: Ware, Massachusetts
Age at Marriage: 23
Father: Jacob Weber
Mother: Barbara Hundinger Weber
Spouse: Edward H Newcomb
Spouse Birth Place: Hardwick, Mass
Spouse Age at Marriage: 25
Spouse Father: John H Newcomb
Spouse Mother: Alea E Powell Newcomb (Alea Newcomb)

Lina Weber in the United States Census 1870
Event Place Massachusetts
Age 0
Birth Year (Estimated) 1869-1870
Birthplace Massachusetts
Household Age Birthplace
Jacob Weber M 38 Bayenne (occupation Currier)
Barbara Weber F 35 Bayenne (known to be Bayern or Bavaria, Germany)
Hannah Weber F 11 Bayenne
Willie Weber M 8 Bayenne
David Weber M 5 Bayenne
John Weber M 3 Bayenne
Lina Weber F 0 Massachusetts

Lena Weber in the United States Census, 1880
Event Place Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
Age 10
Marital Status Single
Occupation At School
Relationship to Head of Household Daughter
Birth Year (Estimated) 1870
Birthplace Massachusetts
Father's Birthplace Germany
Mother's Birthplace Germany
Household Age Birthplace
Jacob Weber Self M 48 Germany
Barbara Weber Wife F 44 Germany
Henry Weber Son M 20 Germany
Willie Weber Son M 18 Germany
David Weber Son M 15 Germany
John Weber Son M 13 Germany
Lena Weber Daughter F 10 Massachusetts
Annie C Weber Daughter F 8 Massachusetts

Found in Essex County, MA. A beautiful old Weber and Holmes family photo. This is a beautiful close up portrait of Lena, who is also seen is census as Lina. She married into an important American and New England family. This may be her wedding era portrait.

Size: 4.5 by 7 inches
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