Internet families list both Johann Peter New (Neu) b. Germany and Frances New b. Va (English Descent) as father of Jacob New, b. 1761, Va.
NEW DNA project shows that descendants of John Newton New (1837, Ga), Jacob New (Dekalb Co, Ga) and Jesse W. New (1829, Paulding Co, Ga) have exact match.The families are only 1 number in 1 marker off from the other English New families).
James R. New
Johann Peter New (Neu), b. 25 Sep 1725, Weilburg, Limburg-Weilburg, Hessen, Ger. d. 10 Jul 1788, Hampshire Co, Va, Immigrated to US in 1753 from Germany.
m. 1755, Hampshire, Va to Margaretha Fell, b. 1733 in Kirckel, Ger. d. 1768 or 1811 in Hampshire, Va.
Jacob New, 1761 – 1831; Peter New, 1766 – 1842.
Frances New, b. 1735, Va. d. 1793, Buckingham, Va.
m. c 1766, Va to Sarah Tuley, b. 23 Feb 1748, Amherst, Va. d. 1830 in Ohio, Ky
children: Nancy New; Jacob New, 1761 – 1831; James Francis New, 1764 – 1848; John New, 1768 – 1800; Ann New, 1772 – ; Judith New, 1774 – 1824; Mary "Polly" New, 1778 – 1850.
Jacob New, b. 1761, Va. d. 1831, Floyd, Ga(Framces New 1735 & Sarah Tuley 1748 or Johann Peter New [Neu] & Margaretha Fell)
m. 17 Mar 1785, Amherst, Va. to Edith Edy Swinney, b. 1770, Amherst, Amherst, Va. d. 1830
NEWTON COUNTY GEORGIA ESTATE RECORDS Volume II L-Z 1822-1900, page47,by John I. Bruno
"WILLIAM NEW and ELIJAH NEW were appointed Adminisrators of JACOB NEW'S Estate on Dec. 2, 1835, after furnishing a Bond in the amount of $4000. On Jan. 16, 1836, the Estate Inventory was made and on Feb. 18, 1836, the Estate Sale was held. Buyers with the same surname were HENRY NEW, JOEL NEW, SAMUEL NEW, JESSE NEW, JACOB NEW JR., WILLIAM NEW and ELIJAH NEW. There is a doctor's bill in the file from DR. GEORGE K. HAMILTON showing the last day he visited JACOB NEW was Nov. 16, 1835. Also there is a receipt from the Sheriff of Carroll County for selling Land Lot 7, 9th District, Carrroll County. (18 documents)"
children: Joel New, 1792; Jesse New, 1795; Henry New, 1796 – 1881; Samuel New, 1799; Jacob New, 1802; Elijah New, 1804 – 1886; William New, 1809 – 1886.
William New, b. 16 Aug 1809, Madison, Ga. d. 23 Dec 1886, Ga. (Jacob 1761 & Edith Swinney 1770)
m.Lydia Robinson, b. 1810, Ga.
Luke New , b. 1830, Ga;Sarah A New, b. 1832, Ga; William New, b. 1833, Ga;John Newton New, b. 1837; James New, b. 1839, Ga; Arbezina New, b. 1843, Ga; Nancy New , b. 1846, Ga; Martha New, b. 1849, Ga; Napoleon New, b. 1850, Ga.
John Newton New, b. 1837, Ga, d. 02 Jul 1863, Vicksburg, Ms. m. 01 Nov 1857, Dekalb Co, Ga. to Lucinda Jane Andrews, b. 25 Oct 1837, Gwinnett Co, Ga. d. 31 Dec 1917, Fulton Co, Ga.
The Atlanta Journal, 31 Dec 1717, The funeral of Mrs. Lucinda J. New will be held tomorrow at 11am at Lilburn, Ga.Automobile funeral Party will leave the residence, 228 Crew street, at 9:30am.A.O. & Roy Donehoo, funeraldirectors in charge.
The Atlanta Constitution, 01 Jan 1918, Mrs. Lucinda Jane New, 81 years old, died Monday morning at the residence of her son, R.A. New, 228 Crew Street.She is survived by three sons, W.D., J.W. and R.A. New.The body was removed to the chapel of A.O. & Roy Donehoo.