I just got the burial records in hand. William M Malott was born Oct 14 1830 and died Mar 12 1890 in Compton, Los Angeles Co CA. William M. Malott married Lucinda 'Lucy' E Heath, the daughter of James Heath and Chloe (McComas) Heath who lived in Platte Co. MO. The young couple William and Lucy Malott sold up their land in Platte Co MO Sept 18 1875 and moved out to Wilmington, Los Angeles Co CA. William M Malott died in 1890 and his wife Lucinda Heath died 1903. See Find a Grave: Woodlawn Memorial Park, Compton, CA. William M Malott is buried in Lot 12, Block 9, Range 1.