Robert Rozelle Botts

20 March 1921–1 September 1961 (Age 40)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Robert Rozelle

When Robert Rozelle Botts was born on 20 March 1921, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Howard Alexander Botts, was 54 and his mother, Addie A. Wilhelm, was 49. He lived in Civil District 1, Shelby, Tennessee, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1942. He died on 1 September 1961, in Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 40, and was buried in Oaklawn Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States.

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Robert Rozelle Botts

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    Howard Alexander Botts





World Events (8)

1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 1

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Age 11

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

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Bott .2 Americanized spelling of German Botz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Robert Botts in household of Howard A Botts, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert R Botts in household of Howard Botts, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Robert R Botts, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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