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Thomas Scott
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Birth: Aug. 11, 1817
Death: Oct. 23, 1905
Cambridge
Story County
Iowa, USA

Thomas is a son of Thomas Scott, and the husband first of Mary Ann (Shirts) Scott, and second Elizabeth (Shirts) Scott. (Mary Ann and Elizabeth are sisters.)


Contributed by Laura:
"Thomas Scott died at the home of his son, Sylvester Scott in this township, this county, Oct 23, 1905. He moved to Iowa in 1852 and to Story County in 1856 where he has resided since. Mr. Scott had his share of the hardships of pioneer life and as prober(?), secured also some of the advantages of the prosperity that has come to this state, largely as a result of the efforts of early pioneers.
"He was twice married. His first wife was Sarah Ann Shirts. Of four children born to them only one, Andrew Scott, is still living. Of the others, one died in infancy, a son Emmanuel lost his life in the defense of the Union, and daughter, Mrs. Mary Ann Fi()erhoff died in 1873.
"After the death of his first wife Mr. Scott married her sister, Elizabeth, who died in July 1881. To this union were born eleven children of whom four are deceased, namely: Thomas, Westfield, Henry and Elizabeth. Of the remainder, Mrs. Elmira Yocum, Sylvester, Marion, Mrs. Rose Ann Ballard and Mrs. Elma Brown reside in this county. Samuel in Washington and David Scott at Marengo, Iowa." 
 
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 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Shirts Scott (1832 - 1880)
  Mary Ann Shirts Scott (1821 - 1850)*
 
 Children:
  Emanuel Scott (1843 - 1862)*
  William Andrew Scott (1846 - 1925)*
  Elmira Elizabeth Scott Yocum (1852 - 1905)*
  Silvester Scott (1854 - 1925)*
  Samuel Scott (1856 - ____)*
  David Wesley Scott (1857 - 1933)*
  Wesfield Scott (1860 - 1888)*
  Rosan Scott Ballard (1863 - 1928)*
  Marion Scott (1867 - 1920)*
  Elma Scott Brown (1869 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Walnut Grove Cemetery
Ames
Story County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Wilma (Cornelison) Borch...
Record added: Jul 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55187322
Thomas Scott
Added by: Wilma (Cornelison) Borchert
 
Thomas Scott
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Added by: Marlene & Dennis Burkheimer
 
 
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my Great Great Great Grandfather thru his son Silvester Scott
- Colleen Jones McGlynn
 Added: Feb. 9, 2014
 
 
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