John Scott

11 November 1812–
Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Scott was born on 11 November 1812, in Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Scott, was 37 and his mother, Mary Dodds, was 34.

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Family Time Line

John Scott
1775–1812
Mary Dodds
1778–
Joseph Scott
1799–1873
Ann Scott
1800–
James Scott
1803–
Mary Scott
1805–1805
Mary Scott
1806–1808
Elizabeth Scott
1810–
John Scott
1812–1916
John Scott
1812–
Rachael Scott
1815–
Joseph Scott
1816–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1815

Age 3

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 21

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1843

Age 31

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

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 (2)

  • John Scott, "England, Cumbria Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • John Scott, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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