Fitshugh Lee Bott

Male11 April 1898–29 September 1963

Brief Life History of Fitshugh Lee

When Fitshugh Lee Bott was born on 11 April 1898, in Colby, Thomas, Kansas, United States, his father, Edvard Johan Frederick Bott, was 35 and his mother, Elvina Adelheid Grimm, was 26. He lived in Utah, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 29 September 1963, in Iowa, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Edvard Johan Frederick Bott
Elvina Adelheid Grimm
John Edward Bott
Harry Bott
Robert Bott
Mamie Ethlyn Bott
Fitshugh Lee Bott
Helen Elizabeth Bott
Elvina Anita Bott
Faye Olive Bott

Sources (8)

  • Fitzhugh L. Bott in household of Peter E. Bott, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Fitzhugh Lee Bott, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Fitzhugh L Bott, "BillionGraves Index"

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World Events (8)

1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

Age 1

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

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

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

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: nickname from Old French bot ‘toad’ (compare Bottrell ). Alternatively, from the Middle English personal name Botte (a survival of Old English Botta). Compare Botting .

South German: occupational name for a messenger, from Middle High German bote ‘messenger, emissary’.

Danish: presumably from Dutch bot, both ‘flounder’ (the fish).

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

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