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John Scott
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Birth: Dec. 26, 1777
Crozier
Goochland County
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1846
Wayne County
Indiana, USA

~~ John Scott ~~

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John Scott was born on Dec. 26, 1777 in Crozier, Goochland County, Virginia and died on Dec. 9, 1846 in Dover, Wayne Co., IN.

PARENTS:
Arthur Scott was born on Jan. 29, 1752 in Cumberland Co., VA and died on Sep. 10, 1838 in Knox Co., TN. He married 1st Francis Frances Scott [Kerr] on Sep. 5, 1773 in Goochland Co., VA. Francis Frances, daughter of John Anderson Kerr and Elizabeth Kerr [Henderson], was born on Jan. 23, 1758 in Goochland Co., VA and died in Dec. 1813 in Surry Co., NC. He married 2nd Elizabeth Scott [Nance] on Dec. 23, 1813 in Knox Co., TN.

Religion: Quakers

SIBLINGS:
1. Elizabeth Scott was born in 1775 in Goochland County, Virginia and died on an unknown date.
2. Stephen Scott was born in 1781 in Surry County, North Carolina and died on an unknown date.
3. Daniel Scott was born in 1783 in Surrey Co., NC and died on an unknown date.
4. Mary Scott was born in 1789 in Surry County, North Carolina and died on an unknown date.
5. William Scott was born in 1792 in Surrey Co., NC and died on Apr. 17, 1813 in U.S. military service died in the War of 1812.
6. James Scott was born in 1794 in Surry County, North Carolina and died on an unknown date.
7. Arthur Scott, Jr. was born in 1797 in Surry County, North Carolina and died on an unknown date.
8. Ann Scott was born in 1800 and died on an unknown date.


WIFE:
He married Rachel Scott [Horton] on May 10, 1804 in Surry, North Carolina. Rachel, daughter of James Horton and Margaret Horton [Beals], was born on Nov. 4, 1778 in Surry Co., NC and died on Apr. 29, 1857 in Grant Co., IN.

CHILDREN:
1. Jesse Horton Scott was born on Nov. 26, 1799 in Surry County, North Carolina and died on Sep. 30, 1822 in Dover, Wayne Co., IN.
2. Patsy Martha Scott was born on Jan. 8, 1805 in Surry County, North Carolina and died in 1870 in Spiceland Twsp, Henry County, IN.
3. Nancy Scott was born on Aug. 23, 1806 in Surrey County, North Carolina and died on Aug. 28, 1879 in Wayne County, IN.
4. Anderson William Scott was born on May 23, 1808 in Richmond, Virginia and died on Oct. 3, 1891 in Goodland, Newton Co., IN.
5. Betsy Betsey Rich [Scott] was born on Aug. 23, 1810 in Wayne County, Indiana and died on Jul. 1, 1889 in Stafford County, Kansas.
6. Margaret Benbow [Scott] was born on Oct. 30, 1812 in VA and died on Sep. 20, 1881 in Grant Co., IN.
vii. 8. James Scott was born on Dec. 26, 1814 in Wayne Co IN and died on Nov. 27, 1902 in Fairmount, Grant Co., IN.
7. Phebe Baldwin [Scott] was born on Oct. 29, 1816 in Wayne, Indiana and died on an unknown date.
8. Harriett Scott was born on Jul. 13, 1819 in Wayne County, Indiana and died on Feb. 15, 1886 in Williamsburg, Wayne Co., IN.
9. Stephen Scott was born on Jul. 7, 1821 in Wayne Co., IN and died on Nov. 1, 1889 in Liberty Twsp., Grant Co., IN.
10. Jesse H. Scott was born on Jan. 5, 1825 in Wayne County, Indiana and died in 1910 in Grant County, IN.


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RECORDS:
Moved to Indiana in 1814

1820 Census lists more than 20 John Scotts, 3 in Wayne Co:
SCOTT, John 165 Wayne
SCOTT, John 235 Wayne
SCOTT, John 245 Wayne

(#'s indicate microfilm page numbers). From http://genweb.net/~inripley/1820/s-names.html. There are no Arthur Scotts (his father's name) listed.

North Carolina Marriage Collection, 1741-2004 about John Scott
Name: John Scott
Spouse: Reachel Horton
Marriage Date: 10 May 1804
Marriage County: Surry
Marriage State: North Carolina
Source Vendor: County Court Records - FHL # 0546467-0546474
Source: County Court Records at Dobson, NC & Family Histor

John Scott's will is recorded in Wayne County, Indiana, Will book 2, 1818-1848, page 421. The will "and I hereby make and ordain my son Stephen Scott and my son-in-law Elwood Baldwin executors of this my last will and testament this 25 day of the fifth month 1845". Proved by John Knight, Samuel Pitts and Thomas Jessop, witnesses, September 22, 1846.

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Arthur Scott (1752 - 1838)
  Frances Kerr Scott (1758 - 1813)
 
 Spouse:
  Rachel Horton Scott (1778 - 1857)
 
 Children:
  Nancy Scott Hoggatt (1806 - 1879)*
  Anderson William Scott (1808 - 1891)*
  Patsy Martha Scott Chew (1808 - 1889)*
  Betsey Scott Rich (1810 - 1889)*
  Margaret Scott Benbow (1812 - 1881)*
  James Scott (1814 - 1902)*
  Harriet Scott Pitts Love (1819 - 1886)*
  Stephen Scott (1822 - 1889)*
  Jesse H. Scott (1825 - 1913)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Scott (1777 - 1846)
  Stephen Scott (1780 - 1840)*
  Daniel Scott (1783 - 1830)*
  William Scott (1792 - 1813)*
  James Scott (1794 - 1850)*
  Arthur Scott (1797 - ____)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Webster Cemetery
Webster
Wayne County
Indiana, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2012
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