Mabel Elizabeth Ament

1878–1966 (Age 87)
Muscatine, Muscatine, Iowa, United States

The Life of Mabel Elizabeth

When Mabel Elizabeth Ament was born on 20 October 1878, in Muscatine, Muscatine, Iowa, United States, her father, Joseph Pettus Ament, was 26 and her mother, Abigail C. Martin, was 23. She married Henri Debonneville Marguerat on 25 June 1902, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, United States for about 5 years and Election Precinct 16 Yellowstone, Gallatin, Montana, United States in 1940. She died on 9 March 1966, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Mabel Elizabeth Ament
Henri Debonneville Marguerat
Marriage: 25 June 1902
Claire Elise Marguerat
Helen Amelia Marguerat

Spouse & Children

25 June 1902
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 4

Historical Boundaries - 1882: Custer, Montana Territory, United States; 1883: Yellowstone, Montana Territory, United States; 1889: Yellowstone, Montana, United States
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 23

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

1 English: from an Old French personal name Amand, Amant (from Latin Amandus meaning ‘loveable’).2 German: variant spelling of Amend .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

Mabel Elizabeth (Ament) (Marguerat) (Markey) Rowe

Mabel Elizabeth Ament was born October 20, 1878, in Muscatine, Iowa. She was the second of six children born to Joseph Pettus and Abigail C. (Martin) Ament. Mabel's parents were divorced about 1894. I …

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Sources (3)

  • Mabel Rowe in household of Alfred Rowe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mabel A Rowe in household of Alfred B Rowe, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mable Ament in household of Joseph Ament, "Iowa State Census, 1885"

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