John Alexander Scott

15 February 1864–22 March 1935 (Age 71)
Pokiok, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of John Alexander

When John Alexander Scott was born on 15 February 1864, in Pokiok, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Joseph Scott, was 43 and his mother, Mary Jane Savage, was 18. He married Annie Maud Thompson on 19 October 1899. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Prince William, York, New Brunswick, Canada in 1881 and York, New Brunswick, Canada in 1901. He died on 22 March 1935, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

John Alexander Scott
1864–1935
Annie Maud Thompson
1868–
Marriage: 19 October 1899
Alta Mae Nickerson
1890–1973
Alta M Scott
1890–
Ralph V Scott
1895–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 October 1899
children

(3)

    Alta Mae Nickerson

    Female1890–1973Female

    Alta M Scott

    Female1890–Female

    Ralph V Scott

    Male1895–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (3)

1867 · British North America Act

Age 3

The British North America Act or Constitution Act of 1867 caused three British colonies, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Canada to be united as one under the name Canada. Until this point New Brunswick had been the British crown colony.
1869

Age 5

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1901 · Hartland Covered Bridge

Age 37

July 4, 1901, the Hartland covered bridge was finished. It spans across the Saint John River, making it the longest covered bridge. Until it was built, the only way across the river was by ferry.

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)

  • John A. Scott in household of Joseph Scott, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • John A Scott, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • John A Scott in entry for George Hazen Nickerson and Alta Mae Scott, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938"

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