Sebert Murray Shelton

5 February 1885–28 May 1960 (Age 75)
Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Sebert Murray

When Sebert Murray Shelton was born on 5 February 1885, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, his father, Marion Jackson Shelton, was 51 and his mother, Sarah Gold Montgomery, was 35. He married Marguerite Emelia Letoria on 27 October 1921, in Rossland, British Columbia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ophir, Tooele, Utah, United States in 1900 and Alberta, Northwest Territories, Canada in 1901. He died on 28 May 1960, in Shelton, Mason, Washington, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Shelton Memorial Park, Shelton, Mason, Washington, United States.

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Sebert Murray Shelton
Marguerite Emelia Letoria
Marriage: 27 October 1921
Ina Maebelle Shelton
Ione M Shelton
Sebert Marion Shelton
Merrill Montgomary Shelton
Hazel B Shelton
Waite Murray Shelton
Arthur Leroy Shelton

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1896 · Utah Becomes a State
Age 11
After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 21
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Nottinghamshire): habitational name from any of various places, for example in Nottinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Norfolk, Shropshire, and Staffordshire, which are named from Old English scylf ‘shelf’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (16)

  • Leberth Wing in household of Samuel Wing, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Lebert M Wing in household of Samuel Wing, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sebert M Shelton, "United States Census, 1940"

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