Mary Scott

about 1660–
Peebles-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Scott was born about 1660, in Peebles-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, William Scott, was 44 and her mother, Christian Boyd, was 40. She married Patrick Porteous on 19 June 1681, in Tweedsmuir, Peebles-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Patrick Porteous
1650–1737
Mary Scott
1660–
Marriage: 19 June 1681
Elizabeth Porteous
1684–
Henrietta Porteous
1688–1762
George Potter
1693–

Spouse and Children

    Patrick Porteous

    Male1650–1737Male

    Female1660–Female

MARRIAGE
19 June 1681
Tweedsmuir, Peebles-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom
children

(3)

    Elizabeth Porteous

    Female1684–Female

    Henrietta Porteous

    Female1688–1762Female

    George Potter

    Male1693–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

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)

  • Mary Scott in entry for Michael Anderson and Henrietta Porteous, "Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910"
  • Mary Scott, "Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910"

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