Robert Shelton Jett

Male31 August 1931–10 July 1999

Brief Life History of Robert Shelton

When Robert Shelton Jett was born on 31 August 1931, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, his father, Randolph Shelton Jett, was 32 and his mother, Catherine Olivia Mercer, was 23. He lived in Big Rock Township, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 10 July 1999, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Augusta Memorial Park, Augusta, Woodruff, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Randolph Shelton Jett
Catherine Olivia Mercer
Robert Shelton Jett
George Clinton Jett
Glenn Delbert Jett

Sources (6)

  • Robert S Jett in household of Randolph S Jett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Robert Shelton Jett, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Robert Shelton Jett in entry for Randolph Shelton Jett, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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Siblings (3)

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Age 18

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Name Meaning

English: unexplained. This surname is very rare in Britain.

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

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