Easter Scott

19 May 1803–after 1860 (Age 56)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Easter

When Easter Scott was born on 19 May 1803, in North Carolina, United States, her father, William Scott, was 28 and her mother, Ann Anna Lou Neisler, was 25. She married Franklin McClanahan about 1824, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died after 1860, in Moscow, Hickman, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 58.

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Family Time Line

Franklin McClanahan
Easter Scott
Marriage: about 1824
Franklin L McClanahan
John W. Mc Clanahan
Christopher Columbus McClanahan

Spouse and Children

about 1824
Tennessee, United States


Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1804 · Walton War

Age 1

The Walton War was a border dispute between Georgia and North Carolina, when Georgia established Walton County. The main piece of land being fought over was called the Orphan Strip and was located between North Carolina and Georgia. It started in 1804 and became part of the War of 1812 and lasted until 1818.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 9

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1819 · First Commercial Oil Well Opens

Age 16

In 1819, in McCreary County, Kentucky along Cumberland River was the site of the first commercial oil well.

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 (2)

  • Ester Mc Lanahan, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Easter Mcclanahan in household of Franklin Mcclanahan, "United States Census, 1850"

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