Nellie M Scott

Madison, New York, United States

The Life of Nellie M

When Nellie M Scott was born in 1850, in Madison, New York, United States, her father, Giles Scott, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth B Babcock, was 28. She married Harrison McCracken Spink about 1871, in New York, United States.

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Harrison McCracken Spink
Nellie M Scott
Marriage: about 1871

Spouse and Children

about 1871
New York, United States

Parents and Siblings



    Loren R. Scott


    Irving Scott



World Events (3)


Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 13

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 67

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.

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 (2)

  • Nellie M Scott in household of Giles Scott, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Nellie M Scott - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Nellie M Scott

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