Nellie Shawcroft

20 August 1907–9 January 1989 (Age 81)
Richfield, Conejos, Colorado, United States

The Life of Nellie

When Nellie Shawcroft was born on 20 August 1907, in Richfield, Conejos, Colorado, United States, her father, Joseph Hyrum Shawcroft, was 26 and her mother, Jessie May Morton, was 28. She married Lloyd Wilbur Hatfield on 13 December 1925, in Saguache, Saguache, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 9 January 1989, in Cortez, Montezuma, Colorado, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Sanford Cemetery, Sanford, Conejos, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lloyd Wilbur Hatfield
1903–1974
Nellie Shawcroft
1907–1989
Marriage: 13 December 1925
Mary Ann Hatfield
1927–2012
Herbert Eugene Hatfield
1928–1946

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 December 1925
Saguache, Saguache, Colorado, United States
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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · Garden of the Gods Park

Age 2

In 1879, railroad tycoon, Charles Elliott Perkins bought 240 acres whrere The Garden of the Gods is located, and planned to use it as a summer home. Perkins died in 1907 before he could establish it as a public park. Perkin's children donated the now 480 acres to the city of Colorado Springs, to become a public park.
1929

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: (i) locative name from Shawcroft in Goostrey (Cheshire). (ii) perhaps sometimes confused with, and so a late variant of, Chalcraft .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nellie Shawcroft in household of Joseph Hyrum Shawcroft, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Nellie Shawcroft in household of Joseph Hyrum Shawcroft, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Nellie Showcroft Hatfield, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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