Isaac Scott

after 1827–
Harlan, Kentucky, United States

The Life 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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Family Time Line

Isaac Scott
1827–
Margarett Skidmore
1831–1919
Marriage: 15 September 1852
John Scott
1853–1929
Jane Scott
1860–
Elizabeth Scott
1855–
Malena Scott
1860–
Mary Scott
1861–1920
George W. Scott
1864–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 September 1852
Harlan, Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

    John Scott

    Male1853–1929Male

    Elizabeth Scott

    Female1855–Female

    Jane Scott

    Female1860–Female

    Malena Scott

    Female1860–Female

    Mary Scott

    Female1861–1920Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    George Scott

    Male1800–Male

    Nancy Ely

    Female1802–Female

siblings

(8)

    Nathaniel Munsey Scott

    Male1822–1891Male

    Male1827–Male

    John W. Scott

    Male1827–Male

    Elizabeth Mary Scott

    Female1827–1890Female

    Martha Scott

    Female1834–Female

+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.
1861

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • 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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