Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Catherine (NA) (Scott)

When lived
About 1828/9-NA

How related to Kieran
Great-great-great-great grandmother (mother of George Scott)

NA, but 1870 census says her parents are of American birth

About 1828/9 in Pennsylvania


g Alexander Scott (b. about 1815)

g Oliver Scott
g James Scott (b. about 1854)
g Mary Scott (b. about 1857)
g Amelia Scott (b. about 1859)
g Minerva Scott (b. about 1862)
g Eva Jane Scott (b. 1865)
g George Scott (b. May 21, 1867 in Pennsylvania; d. 1960 in Wisconsin)

Interesting facts
g The 1860 U.S. Census lists Catherine as residing in Rochester, Beaver Co., Pa. Living in his household are: Alex Scott, age 48; Cath Scott, 31; James Scott, 6; Mary Scott, 3; Amelia Scott, 1.
g The 1870 U.S. Census spells husband's name as "Allexander" and her name as "Catharine"; the census lists their home as New Galilee as the post office. Residing in Alexander's home are: Catharine Scott, age 42; Mary E Scott, 13; Amelia Scott, 11; Minerva Scott, 8; Eva Jane Scott, 5; George Scott, 3.
g She could not write and was “deaf and dumb, blind, insane or idiotic,” according to the 1870 census.


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