Mary Etta Memmott

10 March 1895–10 February 1984 (Age 88)
Colonia Juárez, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico

The Life of Mary Etta

When Mary Etta Memmott was born on 10 March 1895, in Colonia Juárez, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico, her father, James Wilson Memmott, was 54 and her mother, Mary Ann Mellor, was 30. She married William Duff Schult on 24 June 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1930 and Supervisorial District 1, Maricopa, Arizona, United States in 1940. She died on 10 February 1984, in Fresno, Fresno, California, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Fowler, Fresno, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Duff Schult
1898–1984
Mary Etta Memmott
1895–1984
Marriage: 24 June 1926
William Memmott Schult
1927–2003
Imogene Memmott Schult
1929–2004
Ruth Memmott Schult
1931–2014
Etta Memmott Schult
1933–2018
Hazel Memmott Schult
1935–2006
Nancy Memmott Schult
1940–2019

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 June 1926
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 11

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 24

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

English (Sheffield): of uncertain origin; perhaps a variant of Minette .

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

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Story Highlight

The Memmott Family

This history was written by my sister, Imogene Memmott Schult (married name Hartman). It covers the history of James Wilson Memmott and some of our Mother Mary Etta Memmott and our Father William Dunn …

Sources (3)

  • Mary Etta Memmott, Schult in household of William Duff Schult, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary Etta Memmott Schult in household of William Duff Schult, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Mary Etta Memmott Schult in household of William Duff Schult, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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