Ida M Scott

January 1874–13 May 1952 (Age 78)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Ida M

When Ida M Scott was born in January 1874, in Michigan, United States, her father, Joseph Scott, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Foor, was 20. She married Albert M. Atwood on 1 September 1889. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Ellis Township, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Roscommon, Roscommon, Michigan, United States in 1930. She died on 13 May 1952, in Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Albert M. Atwood
Ida M Scott
Marriage: 1 September 1889
Susan Alice Atwood
Vivian Atwood

Spouse and Children

1 September 1889
Ball Township, Crawford, Michigan


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Scott


    Elizabeth Foor





    Oliver Berton Scott



    Charles E. Scott


    Henry F. Scott


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 5

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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 (3)

  • Ida Scott in household of Joseph Scott, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Ida Atwood in household of Albert Atwood, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ida M Atwood in household of Albert M Atwood, "United States Census, 1910"

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