James Scott

1817–30 April 1881 (Age 64)
Wilson, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of James

When James Scott was born in 1817, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States, his father, John Scott, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Betsey Bradshaw, was 32. He married Susan Brockman on 24 October 1839, in Hendricks, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Boone, Indiana, United States in 1850. He died on 30 April 1881, in Dunlap, Harrison, Iowa, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

James Scott
Louise Hawley
Marriage: about 1849
Estelle Scott
Alice Scott

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 2
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
Age 13
Historical Boundaries: 1830: Boone, Indiana, United States
1835 · The Hermitage is Built
Age 18
The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

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 (9)

  • James Scott in household of Louise Scott, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James Scott, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James Scott in entry for Estelle Scott Lennon, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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