William Theodore Berrett

Male18 November 1899–22 April 1987

Brief Life History of William Theodore

When William Theodore Berrett was born on 18 November 1899, in Iona, Bingham, Idaho, United States, his father, William Silas Berrett, was 21 and his mother, Rachel Thomas Beach, was 20. He married Harriette Smith Ballif on 20 February 1924, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. He lived in Menan, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Menan Election Precinct, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 22 April 1987, in Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Little Butte Cemetery, Annis, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Theodore Berrett
Harriette Smith Ballif
Marriage: 20 February 1924
Harriette Louise Berrett
Virgene Berrett
Kathryn Ballif Berrett
Georgia Gae Berrett
Alice Drue Berrett

Sources (65)

  • Wm Theodore Berrett, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • William Theodore Berrett, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
  • William Theodore Berrett, "Idaho, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 February 1924Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (15)

    +10 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 1

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    1915 · Arrowrock Dam built

    Age 16

    In 1915, this dam was the tallest concrete dam of its kind in the world. From 1935-1937, it was repaired, raising the structure an additional 5 feet.

    1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

    Age 24

    Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

    Name Meaning

    English (Wiltshire): variant of Barrett .

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

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    William Theodore Berrett Life History

    WILLIAM THEODORE BERRETT William Theodore Berrett, patriarch to the nearly 500 descendants of William Silas Berrett and Rachel Beach Berrett, was born on November 18, 1899. His life therefore exceed …

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