Isabelle Butte

6 October 1893–7 October 1974 (Age 81)
Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Isabelle

When Isabelle Butte was born on 6 October 1893, in Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States, her father, John Butte, was 39 and her mother, Annie Briggs, was 33. She married Charles Edward Mowrey on 14 August 1918, in Farmington, Davis, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 7 October 1974, in Copperton, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Edward Mowrey
Isabelle Butte
Marriage: 14 August 1918
Dorothy Maurine Mowrey
Norma Mowrey

Spouse and Children

14 August 1918
Farmington, Davis, Utah Territory, United States


Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 3

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant spelling of Butt .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Isabella Morrow, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Isabella Morrow in household of Annie Butte, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Isabella Butte in household of John Butte, "United States Census, 1900"

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