Peter Woods Scott

14 August 1826–19 December 1886 (Age 60)
Combs Township, Carroll, Missouri, United States

The Life of Peter Woods

When Peter Woods Scott was born on 14 August 1826, in Combs Township, Carroll, Missouri, United States, his father, Kemp Scott, was 36 and his mother, Anna B Allee, was 31. He married Lucinda A Martin on 19 September 1846, in Cooper, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Rea Township, Carroll, Missouri, United States in 1880. He died on 19 December 1886, in Combs Township, Carroll, Missouri, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Carroll, Missouri, United States.

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Peter Woods Scott
Lucinda A Martin
Marriage: 19 September 1846
Sarah J. Scott
Matilda Eliza Scott
Mary E Scott
Missouri Ellen Scott
Theodocia E. Scott
William D. Scott
James P. Scott
Wood Scott
Steven A Scott

Spouse and Children

19 September 1846
Cooper, Missouri, United States


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World Events (7)

1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 3

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Age 20

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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)

  • Peter W Scott, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Peter W Scott, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Peter W Scott, "United States Census, 1850"

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