Charlotte W Scott

1893–1973 (Age 80)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Charlotte W

When Charlotte W Scott was born in August 1893, in Alabama, United States, her father, Soloman L Scott, was 49 and her mother, Lucinda Louska White, was 39. She married Richard Randolph Pursell on 16 September 1911, in Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Buckingham Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and New Hope, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died on 20 August 1973, in Buckingham, Buckingham Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Mechanicsville Cemetery, Buckingham, Buckingham Township, Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charlotte W Scott
Richard Randolph Pursell
Marriage: 16 September 1911
Charlotte Marie Pursell
Martha Jeanette Pursell
Edward R Pursell

Spouse & Children

16 September 1911
Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Soloman L Scott


  • Lucinda Louska White




  • Jennie Lavada Scott


  • Female1881–1943Female

  • Minnie Lee Scott


  • Henry Scott


  • Pinkie Scott


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 2

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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)

  • Charlotte Scott in household of Soloman Scott, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lottie Scott in household of Wilford Scott, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Charlotte W Scott in household of Wilfred L Scott, "United States Census, 1910"

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