Isaac Scott

after 1827–
Harlan, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Isaac

When Isaac Scott was born after 1827, in Harlan, Kentucky, United States, his father, George Scott, was 28 and his mother, Nancy Ely, was 26. He married Margarett Skidmore on 15 September 1852, in Harlan, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Lee, Lee, Virginia, United States in 1850.

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Isaac Scott
Margarett Skidmore
Marriage: 15 September 1852
John Scott
Jane Scott
Elizabeth Scott
Malena Scott
Mary Scott
George W. Scott

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+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 3
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens
Age 3
The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
Age 34
Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

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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Sources (9)

  • Isaac Scott in household of George Scott, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Isaac Scott in entry for Mary Irvin, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"
  • Isaac Scott in entry for John Scott, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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