Ephraim Scott

23 December 1792–1 November 1839 (Age 46)
Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Ephraim

When Ephraim Scott was born on 23 December 1792, in Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Ephraim Scott, was 25 and his mother, Mollie Coney, was 34. He married Lydia Sherman on 6 August 1817, in Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 1 November 1839, in Sidney, Clinton Township, Shelby, Ohio, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Princeville, Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim Scott
1792–1839
Lydia Sherman
1797–1857
Marriage: 6 August 1817
Ellis Coney Scott
1798–1869
William Scott
1818–1818
Mary S Scott
1820–
William Coney Scott
1825–1839
Benson Sherman Scott
1828–1882
George Washington Scott
1832–1911
Ana Maria Scott
1834–1880
Andrew Jackson Scott
1838–1910

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 August 1817
Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
children

(8)

    Male1798–1869Male

    William Scott

    Male1818–1818Male

    Mary S Scott

    Female1820–Female

    William Coney Scott

    Male1825–1839Male

    Benson Sherman Scott

    Male1828–1882Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    William Scott

    Male1790–1828Male

    Male1792–1839Male

    Male1798–1869Male

    George Washington Scott

    Male1799–1852Male

    Alexander Magoon Scott

    Male1806–1871Male

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 8

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1808

Age 16

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

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)

  • Ephraim Scott, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Ephraim Jr. Scott, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Ephraim Scott, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"

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