Winson Pettus " Pet" Shott

1883–1945 (Age 62)
Piney Cemetery, Waveland, Yell, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Winson Pettus " Pet"

When Winson Pettus " Pet" Shott was born on 25 February 1883, in Piney Cemetery, Waveland, Yell, Arkansas, United States, his father, Charles ( Charlie) A. Shott, was 30 and his mother, Nancy E. Justice, was 18. He married Ethel Sanford about 1904, in Waveland, Yell, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Richland Township, Yell, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Waveland, Yell, Arkansas, United States in 1910. He died on 21 March 1945, at the age of 62, and was buried in Waveland, Yell, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Winson Pettus " Pet" Shott
1883–1945
Ethel Sanford
1883–1967
Marriage: about 1904
Lennie Shott
1905–1977
Elva Shott
1908–1984

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1904
Waveland, Yell, Arkansas, United States
children

(2)

Parents & Siblings

  • Charles ( Charlie) A. Shott

    Male1852–1914Male

  • Nancy E. Justice

    Female1864–Female

siblings

(6)

  • Louretta ( Loureddie) Shott

    Female1881–Female

  • Male1883–1945Male

  • Emmer Gene Shott

    Male1885–1886Male

  • Mary Ellen Shott

    Female1888–Female

  • Charles A. Shott

    Male1892–1950Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1888 · Bauxite Mining Began

Age 5

Bauxite a rock with relatively high aluminum content, is the main source of aluminum for the world. When it was discovered in Arkansas it changed the state. The city of Bauxite, Arkansas was the site of the discovery.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 17

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a projecting piece of land, from Old English scēat, or a steep slope, from an unattested Old English scēot.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Winson P Shott, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Pettus Shott in household of Chales A Shott, "United States Census, 1900"

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