Henry Amott

Brief Life History of Henry

When Henry Amott was born on 25 December 1842, in Hyson Green, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Anthony Amott, was 28 and his mother, Mary Ann Marriott, was 26. He married Emma Beard Crowson on 26 September 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Radford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 12 January 1913, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Henry Amott
Emma Beard Crowson
Marriage: 26 September 1868
Henry Amott
Mary Hannah Amott
Charles Ralph Amott
Emma Amott
Louise Amott
Walter Amott
William Amott
George Amott
Nellie May or Ellen May Amott
Wilford Crowson Amott

Sources (52)

  • Henry Aymot in household of Anthony Aymot, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Henry Amott, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • Henry Amott, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Record of Members (Worldwide), 1836-1970"

World Events (8)


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Historical Boundaries: 1848: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1868: Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States


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Name Meaning

English: see Amatt .

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

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Henry Amott (25 December 1842 – 12 January 1913)

Henry came to Utah between 1866 and 1868. He likely came in 1866, the year he sailed to America. But the first documentation to place him in Utah is his marriage in September 1868. Further research is …

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