T J Leron Scott Sr

Brief Life History of T J Leron

When T J Leron Scott Sr was born on 12 June 1917, in Garnett, Lincoln, Arkansas, United States, his father, Jesse Levi Scott, was 47 and his mother, Lula Victoria McGraw, was 40. He married Loy Opal Carter on 2 February 1946, in Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas, United States. He lived in Lone Pine Township, Lincoln, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years and Pine Bluff, Manitoba, Canada in 1982. He died on 23 March 1995, in Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Garnett, Lincoln, Arkansas, United States.

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T J Leron Scott Sr
Loy Opal Carter
Marriage: 2 February 1946

Sources (15)

  • Levon Scott in household of Jessie L Scott, "United States Census, 1920"
  • T J Scott, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • T J Leron Scott, "Arkansas First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

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.

1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.


Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish (Down): habitational and ethnic name from Middle English Scot ‘man from Scotland’. There is no evidence that the surname denoted either of the earlier senses of Scot as ‘(Gaelic-speaking) Irishman’ or ‘man from Alba’, the Gaelic-speaking region of Scotland north of the river Forth. This surname is also very common among African Americans.

English and Scottish: from the rare Middle English personal name Scot (Old English Scott, possibly also Old Norse Skotr), only certainly attested in northern England.

English: variant of Scutt .

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

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