Charles Alexander Scott

24 September 1873–13 December 1953 (Age 80)
Daviess, Missouri, United States

The Life of Charles Alexander

When Charles Alexander Scott was born on 24 September 1873, in Daviess, Missouri, United States, his father, Joshua B. Scott, was 36 and his mother, Mary Jane Kemp, was 21. He married Nancy Elizabeth Goodvin on 3 October 1897, in Daviess, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Washington Township, Daviess, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. He died on 13 December 1953, in Jamesport, Daviess, Missouri, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Jamesport Masonic Cemetery, Jamesport, Daviess, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Alexander Scott
Nancy Elizabeth Goodvin
Marriage: 3 October 1897
Mildred Grace Scott
J. Brice Scott

Spouse and Children

3 October 1897
Daviess, Missouri, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Joshua B. Scott


    Mary Jane Kemp




World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

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.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles Scott, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Charles Scott in household of J B Scott, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Charles A Scott, "United States Census, 1930"

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