MYRTLE ARNETT

1904-1926

 

Researched and Compiled by Faye Bell (SLC) 2013

 

 

            Myrtle Arnett was born to Laura and Oscar W Arnett on Feb 6, 1903/1904 in Ten Sleep, Wyoming (1910 census and find-a-grave site Google the ‘Knight report’).  Her father was born in Ohio and her mother in Tennessee.  Myrtle, Mildred and Marshall (her brother) all lived in Ten Sleep, WY at the time of that census.  When she was 7 years old (1911) her mother Laura underwent intestinal surgery which resulted in her death .  The three small children (in 1920) were living in Worland, WY with their father Oscar and his 2nd wife, Sarah G Arnett.  Their next-door neighbors were the Wostenbergs.   Her sister Mildred was married in Douglas, WY (December 1924).   At the age of 22, Myrtle Arnett passed away November 8, 1926 in Thermopolis, WY at the Mineral Springs Hotel, Hot Springs Co. (Google search Worland Grit and other).  She had not married and left no offspring.