Minnie Hazel Britt

21 May 1900–24 January 1985 (Age 84)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Minnie Hazel

When Minnie Hazel Britt was born on 21 May 1900, in Missouri, United States, her father, William Robert Britt, was 34 and her mother, Amelia Waggoner, was 33. She lived in Wolf Island, Mississippi, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 24 January 1985, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Jessie Lafayette Perryman
1896–1961
Minnie Hazel Britt
1900–1985

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Robert Britt

    Male1865–1906Male

    Female1866–1949Female

siblings

(9)

    Margaret Bessie Lee Beatty

    Female1889–1932Female

    Female1891–1968Female

    Bessie Britt

    Female1893–Female

    Female1895–1947Female

    Clarence W Britt

    Male1898–Male

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World Events (8)

1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 4

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

Age 6

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English: ethnic name for a Celtic-speaking Briton or a Breton, from Middle English brit, bret, Old French bret ( see Brett ).2 German: from a vernacular form of the personal name Brixius ( see Brice ).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Minnie Britt in household of William R Britt, "United States Census, 1900"

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