Clayton Henry Ott Sr.

Male17 February 1908–13 January 1998

Brief Life History of Clayton Henry

When Clayton Henry Ott Sr. was born on 17 February 1908, in Paint, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Henry E Ott, was 39 and his mother, Eliza Holsopple, was 34. He married Rosanna Betsy Weible on 26 February 1929, in Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Paint Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. He died on 13 January 1998, in Windber, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Saint Thomas Lutheran Cemetery, Hooversville, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Clayton Henry Ott Sr.
Rosanna Betsy Weible
Marriage: 26 February 1929
Blanche Marie Ott

Sources (9)

  • Clayton Ott in household of Henry Ott, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clayton H. Ott, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
  • Clayton H Ott, "United States Social Security Death Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 February 1929Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

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    Age 24

    Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

    Name Meaning

    German: from a short form of ancient Germanic compound names based on the element aud, ōd ‘wealth, prosperity’ (see Otto and 2 below).

    English (London): from the Old Norman French personal name Ode, Odde, Odes, Otto, Otes, Otton (ancient Germanic Audo, Odo, Oddo, Otto), originally a short form of ancient Germanic compound names based on the element aud ‘wealth, prosperity’. Many of these names were Latinized as Odo. Odo was the name of the half-brother of the Conqueror, archbishop of Bayeux, who accompanied the Norman expedition to England and was rewarded with 439 confiscated manors. Compare Oates .

    Chinese: possibly from Taishanese form of the Chinese name 達 (meaning ‘eminent’), a monosyllabic personal name or part of a disyllabic personal name of some early Chinese immigrants in the US.

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

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