Brigham Roland Smoot

Male15 June 1869–16 December 1946

Brief Life History of Brigham Roland

When Brigham Roland Smoot was born on 15 June 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Abraham Owen Smoot, was 54 and his mother, Anne Kirstine Mauritzen, was 35. He married Margaret Annella Nesbit on 20 June 1900, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Lincoln, Bonneville, Idaho, United States in 1910 and Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He died on 16 December 1946, in Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Brigham Roland Smoot
Margaret Annella Nesbit
Marriage: 20 June 1900
Roland Nesbit Smoot
Annella Smoot

Sources (39)

  • Brig in entry for Roland Nesbitt Smoot, "Virginia, Library of Virginia State Archive, Births, Marriages, and Deaths 1853-1900"
  • Brigham Roland Smoot, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Brig in entry for Roland Nesbitt Smoot, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 June 1900Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 1

    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.


    Age 1

    Historical Boundaries: 1870: Juab, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Juab, Utah, United States

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 21

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of Dutch Smout, a metonymic occupational name for someone who sold fat or lard, Dutch smout, or a nickname for someone who had a taste for, and could afford, rich foods.

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

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