George Motley Scott

12 April 1854–7 March 1935 (Age 80)
Manchester, Adams, Ohio, United States

The Life of George Motley

When George Motley Scott was born on 12 April 1854, in Manchester, Adams, Ohio, United States, his father, Alphonso Fisher Scott, was 27 and his mother, Elsey Jane “Alice” Crawford, was 29. He married Hannah Lucas about 1883. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Manchester Township, Adams, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 7 March 1935, in Manchester, Adams, Ohio, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Manchester Ioof Cemetery, Manchester, Adams, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Motley Scott
1854–1935
Nora Ellis
1858–1915
Marriage: 4 October 1913
Ora Ellis
1885–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 October 1913
Adams, Ohio, United States
children

(1)

    Ora Ellis

    Male1885–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Alphonso Fisher Scott

    Male1826–1899Male

    Elsey Jane “Alice” Crawford

    Female1824–1901Female

siblings

(5)

    Melvina Jane Scott

    Female1852–1934Female

    Male1854–1935Male

    Sarah E. Scott

    Female1856–1941Female

    Jennie Scott

    Female1859–Female

    Male1861–1951Male

World Events (8)

1861

Age 7

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 22

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

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)

  • Mott Scott, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George M Scott, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Scott in household of Alphonso Scott, "United States Census, 1870"

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