Samuel Dwight Mott

27 November 1893–26 April 1970 (Age 76)
Vernal, Uintah, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Samuel Dwight

When Samuel Dwight Mott was born on 27 November 1893, in Vernal, Uintah, Utah Territory, United States, his father, Charles Alverado Mott, was 43 and his mother, Elizabeth Annie Sorensen, was 37. He married Carrie Maud Pulley on 29 September 1915, in Duchesne, Duchesne, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Wasatch, Utah, United States in 1910 and Duchesne, Duchesne, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 26 April 1970, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Larkin Sunset Gardens, Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Dwight Mott
1893–1970
Carrie Maud Pulley
1895–1989
Marriage: 29 September 1915
Blanche Elizabeth Mott
1916–1992
Ella Maud Mott
1919–2006
Grace Elaine Mott
1925–2009

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 September 1915
Duchesne, Duchesne, Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 3

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

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

1 English: variant spelling of Motte 1.2 English: from Motte, a medieval pet form of the personal name Matilda ( see Mould ).3 German: topographic name for someone who lived by or owned property in a marshy area, from Middle High German mot ‘mud’, ‘swamp’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel Dwight Mott, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Samuel Dwight Mott, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Samuel Dwight Mott, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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