James Scot

11 January 1601–about 1650 (Age 49)
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

The Life of James

When James Scot was born on 11 January 1601, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, his father, Androw Scot of Buccleuch, was 29 and his mother, Margaret Laing, was 17. He married Katherine Wilson on 4 July 1622, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died about 1650, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

James Scot
1601–1650
Katherine Wilson
1598–
Marriage: 4 July 1622
Jonat Scott
1623–
Jon Scott
1630–
Robert Scott
1625–
James Scot
1627–
Issobell Scott
1629–
William Scott
1637–
Bitrix Scott
1639–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 July 1622
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Androw Scot of Buccleuch

    Male1571–1631Male

    Margaret Laing

    Female1583–1621Female

siblings

(7)

    Johnne Scott

    Male1600–Male

    Male1601–1650Male

    Agnes Scot

    Female1608–Female

    Robert Scott

    Male1609–Male

    Helene Scot

    Female1613–Female

+2 More Children

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of Norwegian Skau .2 Perhaps English, a habitational name from Scow in Cumbria. There is also a Scow Brook in Derbyshire, and Scow Hall in North Yorkshire.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Scot in entry for Jonet Scot, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • James Scot in entry for Bitrix Scot, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • James Scott in entry for Robert Scott, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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