Elma Irene Swauger

10 March 1902–10 May 1987 (Age 85)
Wallula, Walla Walla, Washington, United States

The Life of Elma Irene

When Elma Irene Swauger was born on 10 March 1902, in Wallula, Walla Walla, Washington, United States, her father, Elmer Swauger, was 34 and her mother, Albertha Pearl Lambdin, was 25. She married Daniel Earl Scott on 18 March 1922, in Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Election Precinct 2 John Day, Grant, Oregon, United States in 1940 and Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, United States in 1983. She died on 10 May 1987, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Canyon City, Grant, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Earl Scott
Elma Irene Swauger
Marriage: 18 March 1922
Haskell Delbert Scott
Kenneth Dorsey Scott

Spouse and Children

18 March 1922
Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 5

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Schwager .

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

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Story Highlight

Susan's memory of Dan and Irene Scott's baptism

By Susan Sintay What I remember about my mom and dad’s baptism into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in June of 1974 by Susan Carol Scott Sintay. Date: April 14, 2013 First let me gi …

Sources (3)

  • Irene Swauger Scott in household of Daniel Earl Scott, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Irene E Swanger in household of Elmer G Swanger, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Irene A Scott in household of Dan E Scott, "United States Census, 1940"

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