Milton S. Scott

2 October 1849–
Maury, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Milton S.

When Milton S. Scott was born on 2 October 1849, in Maury, Tennessee, United States, his father, Zachariah Wilson Scott, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Sallie Hust, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Zachariah Wilson Scott
1806–1891
Sarah Sallie Hust
1814–1903
William McBurton Scott
1832–1868
Allice Scott
1858–
William Scott
1869–
Elizabeth J. Scott
1834–
Parmelona Caroline Scott
1836–
James Allian Scott
1838–1924
Peggy Ann Scott
1841–1920
Caleb W Scott
1843–1916
Jason C. Scott
1845–
Susan Rebecca Scott
1847–1925
Milton S. Scott
1849–
John N. Scott
1851–
Mary Adeline Scott
1852–1934
Eliza Scott
1856–1863
Cynthia Abigail Scott
1859–1930

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World Events (3)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 13

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
1863

Age 14

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

Age 14

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.

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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  • Milton L Scott in household of Zachariah W Scott, "United States Census, 1850"

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