Leah Margaret Scott

21 March 1844–1935 (Age 90)
Greene, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Leah Margaret

When Leah Margaret Scott was born on 21 March 1844, in Greene, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William Scott, was 34 and her mother, Abigail Woods, was 33. She married James Thomas on 5 April 1887, in Waynesburg, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Waynesburg, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States for about 30 years. She died in 1935, at the age of 91, and was buried in Waynesburg, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Thomas
1829–1904
Leah Margaret Scott
1844–1935
Marriage: 5 April 1887

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 April 1887
Waynesburg, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Walter Guy Scott

    Male1834–1924Male

    Samuel Woods Scott

    Male1835–1913Male

    Male1837–1925Male

    Joel Woods Scott

    Male1839–1846Male

    Male1841–1909Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 19

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 24

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margaret S Thomas in household of Don C Scott, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Margeret Thomas, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margaret Thomas in household of James Thomas, "United States Census, 1900"

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