Cuella Sherratt

1922–2013 (Age 90)
Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States

The Life of Cuella

When Cuella Sherratt was born on 16 May 1922, in Cedar City, Iron, Utah, United States, her father, John Bulloch Sherratt, was 21 and her mother, Mary Diantha Cox, was 23. She married Donald Adams Dalton on 1 June 1942, in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States. She died on 2 April 2013, in Layton, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Cuella Sherratt
Donald Adams Dalton
Marriage: 1 June 1942

Spouse & Children

1 June 1942
Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · The Last Indian War

Age 1

The Posey War was to be considered the final Indian War in American history. It was a minor conflict, but it involved a mass exodus of Ute and Paiute from their land around current day Bluff, Utah. The natives were led by a chief named Posey, hence the name, who took his people into the mountains to try and escape his pursuers. The war ended after a skirmish at Comb Ridge. Posey was badly wounded, and his band was taken to a prisoner-of-war camp in Blanding. When Posey's death was confirmed by the authorities, the prisoners were released and given land allotments to farm and raise livestock.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 25

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: of uncertain origin; probably a variant of Sherrard or of Syrett . However, According to Black, in Scotland Sherratt and its variants are forms of Sherwood .

Possible Related Names

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

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Sources (3)

  • Cuella Sherratt in household of John Sherratt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Cuella Sherratt, "Nevada County Marriages, 1862-1993"
  • Cuella S Dalton, "New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957"

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