Emerist Eugene Jewett

9 November 1885–20 June 1964 (Age 78)
Marysville Township, Wright, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Emerist Eugene

When Emerist Eugene Jewett was born on 9 November 1885, in Marysville Township, Wright, Minnesota, United States, his father, Charles Henry Jewett, was 47 and his mother, Sarah Adelaide Washburn, was 24. He married Mabel Helen Wandersee on 21 April 1936, in Buffalo, Wright, Minnesota, United States. He lived in French Lake, Wright, Minnesota, United States in 1910 and Albion Township, Wright, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years. He died on 20 June 1964, in Montrose, Wright, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Buffalo Township, Wright, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Emerist Eugene Jewett
Mabel Helen Wandersee
Marriage: 21 April 1936

Spouse and Children

21 April 1936
Buffalo, Wright, Minnesota, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Henry Jewett


    Sarah Adelaide Washburn




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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 8

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 21

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Juwet, Jowet (feminine Juwette, Jowette). These originated as pet forms (with the Anglo-Norman French suffix -et(te)) of Juwe, Jowe, variants of Jull, a short form of Julian , which were borne by both men and women.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Emery Jewett in household of Charles Jewett Senior, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Emry Jewett, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emory E Jewett, "United States Census, 1930"

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