William Memmott

30 July 1813–30 November 1895 (Age 82)
Aston, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William

When William Memmott was born on 30 July 1813, in Aston, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Memmott, was 22 and his mother, Sarah Willden, was 25. He married Ann Wilson on 30 November 1835, in Cathedral Church of St Peter and St Paul Sheffield, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. In 1869, at the age of 56, his occupation is listed as store superintendent of the church store (cooperative organization) in Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States. He died on 30 November 1895, in Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Scipio Cemetery, Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States.

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William Memmott
Ann Wilson
Marriage: 30 November 1835
Thomas Memmott
Martha Memmott
James Wilson Memmott
John William Memmott
William Francis Memmott
Samuel Memmott
Sarah Ann Memmott

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    30 November 1835Cathedral Church of St Peter and St Paul Sheffield, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed
    Age 8
    The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 23
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    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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    History of William Memmott and Ann Wilson Memmott

    History of William Memmott and Ann Wilson Memmott Written by granddaughter, Hettie M. Robins William Memmott, was born 30 July, 1814, at Aston, Yorkshire, England. He was the first born of Thomas …

    Sources (42)

    • William Memmott, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Williams Memmott in entry for James M Memmott and Mary Ann Melloe, Marriage, "Mexico, Chihuahua, Civil Registration, 1861-1997" (1902)
    • William Memmott in entry for Thomas Memmott, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956" (1916)

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