Kyle Bernice Todd1

#8090, b. 31 May 1936, d. 7 Aug 1977
Last Edited:2 Nov 2014
FatherFloyd Frances Todd1 b. 25 Jan 1912, d. 21 Jun 1974
MotherMildred Ida Wharton1 b. 30 Sep 1915, d. 14 Nov 1958
Relationship8th great-granddaughter of Etienne Rivet
ChartsDescendants of Etienne Rivet of Acadia

Child of Kyle Bernice Todd and Arthur Lee New

Outline of Life Events:

BirthKyle Bernice Todd was born on 31 May 1936 at Bexar County, TX.1,2
Residence, Resided-childrenIn 1953, Kyle Bernice Todd lived with her family in Saudi Arabia, while her father worked there for Aramco. She later went back home to Texas.3
MarriageShe married Arthur Lee New, son of Pete E. New and Mildred Carrico, at TX.2
DeathKyle Bernice New died at age 41 of multiple gunshots on 7 Aug 1977, at her home at 4940 Garfield in Groves, Jefferson County, TX. She and her son, Leonard, were murdered by her husband after she filed a restraining order for spousal abuse.1
BurialShe was buried at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Groves, Jefferson County, TX.1


  1. [S1088] TX. Jefferson County. "Texas, Death Certificates, 1903-1982". Texas Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Austin, TX, USA.
  2. [S917] Pat Buelt. E-mail message, Mar-May 2013.
  3. [S939] Aramco ExPats. Obituary article. Online…
  4. [S181] Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997. Online