Scharlotte Richey

1935–2008 (Age 73)
St. Johns, Apache, Arizona, United States

The Life of Scharlotte

When Scharlotte Richey was born on 10 January 1935, in St. Johns, Apache, Arizona, United States, her father, Leslie Jay Richey, was 26 and her mother, Mable James, was 19. She lived in Utah, United States in 1950. She died on 21 February 2008, in Oak Harbor, Island, Washington, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Oak Harbor, Island, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leslie Jay Richey
Mable James
Jay Willard Richey
Forest Moroni Richey
Scharlotte Richey
Autumn Richey

Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public

Age 3

Deseret Industries is a non-profit organization and a division of Welfare Services of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It includes a chain of retail thrift stores and work projects. Many of the items sold are second hand or never used. Such items include furniture, appliances, computers, and clothing. The DI also sells new furniture, much of it received directly from its own manufacturing plant in Salt Lake City. The DI provides job skill training for the physically, emotionally and socially challenged and seeks to place them into private sector employment.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 20

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

Name Meaning

1 German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on rīc ‘power(ful)’ ( see Reich ), or from the female personal name Rikheit, from rīc + suffix -heit ‘way of being’.2 Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Reiche or Ritsche ( see Ritchey 2).3 English and northern Irish: variant spelling of Ritchie .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Scharlotte Richey, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Scharlotte Richey in household of Leslie Joy Richey, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Scharlotte Richey in entry for George Edward Dann and Tammy Lynn Barney, "Georgia, Houston County, Marriage Records, 1832-2015"

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