Henry Greenberry Scott

December 1853–7 July 1928 (Age 74)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Henry Greenberry

When Henry Greenberry Scott was born in December 1853, in Tennessee, United States, his father, James Alexander Scott, was 28 and his mother, Martha Patsye Gurley, was 29. He lived in Decatur, Tennessee, United States in 1860. He died on 7 July 1928, in Henderson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 74.

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James Alexander Scott
Martha Patsye Gurley
William Scott
Nancy Emmelene Scott
Mary P Scott
Sarah E. Scott
Margaret G. Scott
Sarah M. Scott
Hannah J. Scott
James Thomas Scott
Samuel Mathew Scott
Samuel M Scott
Henry Greenberry Scott
Cynthia Ann Scott
Sybil Scott
Mary Ellen "Eliza" Scott
Richard Franklin Scott

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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 9

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

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 (2)

  • Greenburry Scott in household of James A Scott, "United States Census, 1870"
  • H G Scott in household of J A Scott, "United States Census, 1860"

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