Mary Edith Chenoweth

30 July 1893–28 May 1954 (Age 60)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Mary Edith

When Mary Edith Chenoweth was born on 30 July 1893, in Missouri, United States, her father, Montford Scott Chenoweth, was 33 and her mother, Minnie B Fowler, was 27. She had at least 1 daughter with Carroll George Waterman. She lived in Election Precinct 1, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States in 1900 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1910. She died on 28 May 1954, in Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 60.

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Carroll George Waterman
Mary Edith Chenoweth
Mary Edyth Waterman

Spouse and Children



    Mary Edyth Waterman


Parents and Siblings

    Montford Scott Chenoweth


    Minnie B Fowler




World Events (8)

1901 · City Hall Built

Age 8

The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 11

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.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 17

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Cornish: topographic name from the elements chy ‘house’ + noweth ‘new’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edith M Chenowerth in household of Montford S Chenowerth, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Edith Chenoweth in household of Montford S Chenoweth, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edyth Chenoweth in entry for Shields Beach Logsdon and Mary Edyth Waterman, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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