Joan “Joanna” <I>Allen</I> Scott


Joan “Joanna” Allen Scott

New York, USA
Death 12 Jan 1892 (aged 76–77)
Weedsport, Cayuga County, New York, USA
Burial Weedsport, Cayuga County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 30292752 View Source
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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
Amanda Scott
Sarah J. Scott
Josephine 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

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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joan “Joanna” Allen Scott (1815–12 Jan 1892), Find a Grave Memorial ID 30292752, citing Weedsport Rural Cemetery, Weedsport, Cayuga County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Dorothy Baker (contributor 46914541) .