Eugene Bott

17 September 1911–22 December 2006 (Age 95)
Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Eugene

When Eugene Bott was born on 17 September 1911, in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States, his father, George Henry Bott, was 28 and his mother, Nancy Haslam Bankhead, was 25. He married Norma Tingey on 4 November 1938, in Box Elder, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Bear River Election Precinct, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 22 December 2006, in Kaysville, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Brigham City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Eugene Bott
Norma Tingey
Marriage: 4 November 1938
Patricia Ruth Bott
Margaret Bott
Kathleen Bott

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  • Marriage
    4 November 1938Box Elder, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 1
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
    1914 · Hotel Brigham Built
    Age 3
    Constructed in two phases, 1914 and 1924, Hotel Brigham was originally built to house transient railroad workers.
    1937 · The Neutrality Act
    Age 26
    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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Old French bot ‘toad’ (compare Bottrell ). Alternatively, from the Middle English personal name Botte (a survival of Old English Botta). Compare Botting .South German: occupational name for a messenger, from Middle High German bote ‘messenger, emissary’.Danish: presumably from Dutch bot, both ‘flounder’ (the fish).

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

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    Eugene Bott's Life History-Written by Eugene Bott

    I was the son of George Henry Bott and Nancy Bankhead. At the time I was born on the 17th of September 1911 my parents were living on 6th West between 3rd and 4th North in Brigham City, Utah. I had …

    Sources (44)

    • Eugene Bott, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Eugene Bott in household of George H Bott, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Eugene Batt, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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