George Scott

April 1844–
New Jersey, United States

The Life of George

When George Scott was born in April 1844, in New Jersey, United States, his father, John Scott, was 49 and his mother, Maria Carling, was 29. He married Louisa Wieland on 14 November 1887, in Union City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Bergen, New Jersey, United States in 1900 and Edgewater, Bergen, New Jersey, United States in 1915.

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George Scott
Louisa Wieland
Marriage: 14 November 1887
Benjamin Scott
George Scott
Anna Scott
Caroline Scott
George Scott
Rose C Scott
Emma Scott

Spouse and Children

14 November 1887
Union City, Hudson, New Jersey, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 3

A battalion of volunteers from New Jersey assisted during the Mexican-American War. They were active from 1847 to 1848 and divided among four companies. The battalion assisted during the Battle of Contreras and the Battle of Churubusco.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 31

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.

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)

  • George Scott, "New Jersey State Census, 1915"
  • George Scott, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Scott in household of John Scott, "United States Census, 1850"

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