John William Memmott

3 December 1845–13 February 1876 (Age 30)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John William

When John William Memmott was born on 3 December 1845, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Memmott, was 32 and his mother, Ann Wilson, was 32. He lived in Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 13 February 1876, in Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Scipio Cemetery, Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States.

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William Memmott
Ann Wilson
Thomas Memmott
Martha Memmott
James Wilson Memmott
John William Memmott
William Francis Memmott
Samuel Memmott
Sarah Ann Memmott

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World Events (6)

Age 1
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1854 · The Crimean War
Age 9
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
Age 18
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): perhaps from an unrecorded Middle English personal name Ma(i)mot, Memot, a pet form of Old French Mai(s)me, Mesme, Meime, or Maimon (from Latin Maximus). See Maxim .

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

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Sources (11)

  • John Memmott in household of William Memmott, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Jno Wm Memmott in household of Wm Memmott, "United States Census, 1870"
  • John William Memmott, "England and Wales, Birth Registration Index, 1837-1920"

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