Chauncey R Scott

Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Chauncey R

When Chauncey R Scott was born on 31 July 1849, in Greenwich, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Lewis Jackson Scott, was 38 and his mother, Julia Ann Denton, was 29. He had at least 2 sons with Emma Mariah Mead.

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Chauncey R Scott
Emma Mariah Mead
Edward Mason Scott
Edward M Scott

Spouse & Children



Parents & Siblings

  • Lewis Jackson Scott


  • Julia Ann Denton




  • Jay L. Scott


  • Female1839–1904Female

  • Sarah Jane Scott


  • Julia E. Scott


  • Emeline L Scott


+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Land in Groton Given to US Navy for Navy Station

Age 19

In 1868, the State of Connecticut gave the Navy 112 acres of land along the Thames River. This became the location of the Naval Submarine Base. It was designed to hold 1,400 men and 20 submarines. During WWII it was expanded to 497 acres. 
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 32

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: ethnic name for someone with Scottish connections.2 Scottish and Irish: ethnic name for a Gaelic speaker.

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Chauncy E Scott, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Chaing ? Scott in household of Lewis Scott, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Chauncey R Scott in household of Lewis Scott, "United States Census, 1860"

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