Eugene Watts Scotter

16 November 1911–15 October 1985 (Age 73)
Cardston, Alberta, Canada

The Life of Eugene Watts

When Eugene Watts Scotter was born on 16 November 1911, in Cardston, Alberta, Canada, his father, Alfred Gabriel Scotter, was 33 and his mother, Rose Hannah Watts, was 41. He married Hazel Margaret Sherret on 1 June 1940, in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Alberta, Canada in 1916. He died on 15 October 1985, in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Eugene Watts Scotter
Hazel Margaret Sherret
Marriage: 1 June 1940
Andrew Eugene Scotter

Spouse and Children

1 June 1940
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada


    Andrew Eugene Scotter


Parents and Siblings



+11 More Children

World Events (1)


Age 71

Canada Act is passed. The United Kingdom transfers final legal powers over Canada. The country adopts its new constitution, which includes a charter of rights.

Name Meaning

1 English: locative name from Scotter (Lincs).2 English: (i) occupational name from Middle English scut ‘scout, spy’ ( see Scutt ) + -ard. (ii) nickname from Middle English Scot ‘a Scot’ ( see Scott ) + -ard.3 English: see Scottow .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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Sources (3)

  • Eugene W Scotter in household of A G Scotter, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • 1916 Canada Census for Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta
  • Legacy NFS Source: Eugene Watts Scotter - Government record: Birth record or certificate: birth: 16 November 1911; Cardston, Alberta, Canada

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