William Francis Memmott

3 October 1847–7 December 1931 (Age 84)
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William Francis

When William Francis Memmott was born on 3 October 1847, in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Memmott, was 34 and his mother, Ann Wilson, was 34. He married Eliza Monroe on 17 January 1875, in Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Scipio Election Precinct, Millard, Utah, United States in 1900 and Holden, Millard, Utah, United States in 1900. He registered for military service in 1905. He died on 7 December 1931, in Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Scipio Cemetery, Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States.

Photos and Memories (11)

Do you know William Francis? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Francis Memmott
1847–1931
Eliza Monroe
1855–1923
Marriage: 17 January 1875
Edgar Memmott
1876–1955
Clarence William Memmott
1878–1880
George Francis Memmott
1879–1950
Alfred Bert Memmott
1882–1964
Ralph Memmott
1885–1886
Rex Freman Memmott
1889–1890
Clark Memmott
1893–1893
Zella Memmott
1894–1964

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 January 1875Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 7
    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.
    1863
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 23
    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.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Maxim

    Story Highlight

    WILLIAM MEMMOTT Jr by Zella Memmott Martian

    William Memmott Jr. was bom October 3, 1847 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England to William Memmott and Ann Wilson. He was the fifth child of the family of seven, five boys and two girls. As a small boy h …

    Sources (22)

    • William Memmott, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Williaon Memmott in entry for Zella Martin, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Jno Wm Memmott in household of Wm Memmott, "United States Census, 1870"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.