Harriet Amelia Butcher

FemaleMarch 1851–5 March 1931

Brief Life History of Harriet Amelia

When Harriet Amelia Butcher was born in March 1851, in Clay Township, Sullivan, Missouri, United States, her father, David Leroy Butcher, was 36 and her mother, Keziah Mildred Woodall, was 28. She married William T. Scott about 1870, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 9 daughters. She lived in Healdsburg Judicial Township, Sonoma, California, United States in 1920 and Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. She died on 5 March 1931, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Los Angeles National Cemetery, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

William T. Scott
Harriet Amelia Butcher
Marriage: about 1870
Mary Alice "Marietta" Scott
Etta Scott
Mammie May "Mertie" Scott
Alice L. Scott
Clara L. Scott
Carrie L Scott
Cory A Scott
Carrie L. Scott
Mamie O Scott
William W Scott

Sources (23)

  • Harriett A Scott in household of William T Scott, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harriet A Scott in the U.S., Burial Registers, Military Posts and National Cemeteries, 1862-1960
  • Harriet A Scott, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1870Missouri, United States
  • Children (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 12

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 16

    EARLIEST RECORDED MARKER: Robert Leroy Matthis BIRTH 14 Nov 1836 DEATH 16 Feb 1867 (aged 30) BURIAL Los Angeles National Cemetery Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA PLOT 99, 22/W MEMORIAL ID 3731746 · View Source

    1872 · The First National Park

    Age 21

    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a butcher or slaughterer, from Middle English, Anglo-Norman French bocher, bouch(i)er, bowcher (Old French bochier, bouchier, a derivative of bouc ‘ram’).

    Americanized form of Slovenian and Croatian Bučar (see Bucar ).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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