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Truman H. Newberry

AKA Truman Handy Newberry

Born: 5-Nov-1864
Birthplace: Detroit, MI
Died: 3-Oct-1945
Location of death: Grosse Pointe, MI
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Elmwood Cemetery, Detroit, MI

Gender: Male
Religion: Presbyterian
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: US Senator from Michigan, 1919-22

Military service: US Navy (Spanish-American War)

Father: John Stoughton Newberry (US Congressman, b. 1826, d. 1887)
Mother: Helen Parmelee Handy
Wife: Harriet Josephine Barnes (m. 7-Feb-1888)
Daughter: Carol Newberry Brooks

    University: Yale University (1885)

    US Senator, Michigan (4-Mar-1919 to 18-Nov-1922, resigned)
    US Secretary of the Navy (1908-09)
    Navy Department Asst. Secretary of the Navy (1905-08)
    Detroit Steel & Spring Co. President and Treasurer (1887-1901)
    Detroit, Bay City & Alpena Railway Manager (1885-87)
    Member of the Board of Cleveland-Cliffs
    Corruption 1921 (convicted, election overspending, overturned by US Supreme Court)

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