Ella Sutton

27 July 1907–9 November 1977 (Age 70)
Pleasant Green, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of Ella

When Ella Sutton was born on 27 July 1907, in Pleasant Green, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Richard Jacobs Sutton, was 24 and her mother, Mabel Rich, was 21. She married Milford Morgan Shepherd on 21 August 1925. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Burley Election Precinct 2, Cassia, Idaho, United States in 1940 and World for about 5 years. She died on 9 November 1977, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Milford Morgan Shepherd
1905–1961
Ella Sutton
1907–1977
Marriage: 21 August 1925
Milford Blair Shepherd
1927–2002
Richard Tracy Shepherd
1933–1933
Ronald Owen Shepherd
1935–1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 August 1925
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 12

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.
1927

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the extremely numerous places called Sutton, from Old English sūð ‘south’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Ella Sutton Shepherd in household of Milford Morgan Shepherd, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ella Sutton Shepherd in household of Milford M Shepherd, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ella Sutton Shepherd in household of Milford M Shepherd, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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