James S Scott

1877–15 August 1966 (Age 89)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of James S

When James S Scott was born in 1877, in Kentucky, United States, his father, John J Scott, was 57 and his mother, Martha Jane Barrett, was 43. He lived in Magisterial District 1 Eddyville, Lyon, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 15 August 1966, in Eddyville, Lyon, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Eddyville, Lyon, Kentucky, United States.

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John J Scott
Martha Jane Barrett
William S. Scott
Annie Scott
Harvey Scott
Sarah Ada Scott
Margerett Scott
Nider Scott
James S Scott

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 15

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 24

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

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)

  • James Scott, "United States Census, 1910"
  • J S Scott in household of Martha Scott, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James S Scott, "United States Census, 1920"

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