Harriet Emily Scehnet

30 July 1906–11 March 1993 (Age 86)
Moweaqua, Shelby, Illinois, United States

The Life of Harriet Emily

When Harriet Emily Scehnet was born on 30 July 1906, in Moweaqua, Shelby, Illinois, United States, her father, William Clarence Scehnet, was 23 and her mother, Mary Ethel Ross, was 20. She married Edward Gurr Matheson on 8 April 1925, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in World in 1940 and Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States in 1998. She died on 11 March 1993, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Cedar City Cemetery, Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Gurr Matheson
Harriet Emily Scehnet
Marriage: 8 April 1925
Marylin Matheson
Lovinna Matheson
Elizabeth Matheson
Kathleen Matheson

Spouse and Children

8 April 1925
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings

    William Clarence Scehnet





World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 4

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

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Recollections of Lovinna Matheson

Edited by Regina Ruesch As I begin to type my recollections, I have decided to write things as I remember them. If I get too fussy about the editing, I will never get anything finished. Some memories …

Sources (3)

  • Harriet Emily Scehnet Matheson in household of Edward Gurr Matheson, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Harriet S Mathison in household of Edward G Mathison, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harriet Matheson in household of Edward G Matheson, "United States Census, 1940"

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