Maylon Edward Scott

11 August 1895–21 May 1980 (Age 84)
Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States

The Life of Maylon Edward

When Maylon Edward Scott was born on 11 August 1895, in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States, his father, Edward J. C. Scott, was 27 and his mother, Phoebe Marti, was 25. He married Stephanie Strain on 4 October 1919, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Eugene, Lane, Oregon, United States in 1977 and Hood River, Hood River, Oregon, United States in 1979. He died on 21 May 1980, in Coos Bay, Coos, Oregon, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Maylon Edward Scott
Stephanie Strain
Marriage: 4 October 1919
Maylon Truxtun Scott
Jackson Edwin Scott

Spouse and Children

4 October 1919
Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States


    Maylon Truxtun Scott


    Jackson Edwin Scott


Parents and Siblings

    Edward J. C. Scott





    Clara B. Scott


    Eva Scott



    Seymour Franklin Scott


    Lucile Scott


World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

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.

Age 11

Historical Boundaries 1906: Lake, Indiana, United States
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 23

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

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)

  • Maylon E Scott, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maylan Scott in household of Jno E Scott, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maylon Scott in household of John E Scott, "United States Census, 1900"

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