Joan Allen married William Scott circa 1840.
William and Joan had 7 children who they raised near Weedsport, Brutus and Sennett in Cayuga county, NY.
Orrin Edgar Scott
William Augustus Scott
John Albert Scott
Walter S. Scott
Sarah J. Scott
In the 1910 U.S. Census, believed to be Joan's brother, Morgan Allen, is residing with her son John Albert Scott's family and is listed as Uncle.
In the 1850 U.S. Census, Sennett, Cayuga, NY. It list a person by name of Elihu Ellen(may have been misinterpreted and should be Allen) at age of 65 (born 1785) who may have been Joan Allen's father.
*** 3 sons in the Civil War ***
August 1862, Orrin E., William A., and John A. had enlisted in Auburn, NY. They were assigned to NY 3rd Regiment, Company K, Light Artillery. The 3 Scott brothers went into combat at the same Battles.
date of service: Aug. 25, 1862 to June 30, 1865.
1) Rawls Mill on Nov. 2, 1862 in N.C.
2) Kinston on Dec. 14, 1862 in N.C.
3) White Hall on Dec. 16, 1862 in N.C.
4) Goldsboro on Dec. 17, 1862 in N.C.
5) Chaffin's Farm on Sept. 29 - 30, 1864 in Va.
6) Petersburg on June 9, 1864 to March 25, 1865 in Va.
All 3 brothers were mustered out of Richmond, Virginia at the end of the war. On August 2, 1865 , Orrin would die from a disease he contracted during the war. Walter was too young to enlist during the time of war.
Name is spelled Johanna in most census records
Bio by: ScottishPiper
Gravesite Details Wife of William Scott