Simon Scott

24 February 1796–19 April 1850 (Age 54)
Edinburg, Saratoga, New York, United States

The Life of Simon

Simon Scott was born on 24 February 1796, in Edinburg, Saratoga, New York, United States. He married Lydia Barker about 1815, in Edinburg, Saratoga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 19 April 1850, in Providence, Saratoga, New York, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Edinburg, Saratoga, New York, United States.

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Simon Scott
Lydia Barker
Marriage: about 1815
Catharine Lewis Scott
John Barker Scott
Loretta P Scott
Marian Wallace Scott
Olive A Scott
William Scott
Isaac Newton Scott

Spouse and Children

about 1815
Edinburg, Saratoga, New York, United States


    Catharine Lewis Scott


    John Barker Scott


    Loretta P Scott



    Olive A Scott


+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 1

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 4

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 16

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

1 English: ethnic name for someone with Scottish connections.2 Scottish and Irish: ethnic name for a Gaelic speaker.

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

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  • Simon Scott, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Simon Scott, "Find A Grave Index"

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