Wilma Schofield

19 March 1912–23 July 2009 (Age 97)
Alamo, Lincoln, Nevada, United States

The Life of Wilma

When Wilma Schofield was born on 19 March 1912, in Alamo, Lincoln, Nevada, United States, her father, Merle Foster Schofield, was 25 and her mother, Ella Mahalia Richard, was 25. She married Archie Russell Stowell on 24 June 1933, in Lincoln, Nevada, United States. She lived in Lincoln, Nevada, United States in 1935 and Ogden City Legislative District 2, Ogden City Election Precinct, Weber, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 23 July 2009, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Hiko, Lincoln, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

Max Bybee Stowell
Wilma Schofield
Marriage: 8 May 1975

Spouse and Children

8 May 1975
Fernley, Lyon, Nevada, United States

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1915 · Dinosaur National Monument

Age 3

Dinosaur National Monument is a park that contains over 800 paleontological sites and fossils. It was declared a National Monument on October 4, 1915.
1938 · The DI is Opened To The Public

Age 26

Deseret Industries is a non-profit organization and a division of Welfare Services of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It includes a chain of retail thrift stores and work projects. Many of the items sold are second hand or never used. Such items include furniture, appliances, computers, and clothing. The DI also sells new furniture, much of it received directly from its own manufacturing plant in Salt Lake City. The DI provides job skill training for the physically, emotionally and socially challenged and seeks to place them into private sector employment.

Name Meaning

English (mainly northern): habitational name from any of various minor places, in Lancashire and elsewhere, named from Middle English sc(h)ole ‘hut’ ( see Scales ) + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wilma Schofield in household of Merl Foster Schofield, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Wilma Schofield in household of Merl Faster Schofield, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Wilma Schofield Stowell in household of Archie Russell Stowell, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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