John Scott was born in Va. in 13 Jan 1799. Nancy Kirkland Scott was born in S.C. on
27 Jan 1805. They married in Henry Co.,Al in 1822. They migrated to Shelby/Panola
county,Tx in 1846.

Index The Children Date of Birth Notes
1. William S. Scott 21 July 1823 Married 1st: Nancy Kirkland 1844, 2nd: Catherine Upton 185?, d. 1869
2. Ethalinda Scott 20 March 1825 Married 1st: W.E. Whiddon, 2nd: Albert M. Cross, she died 1861
3. Eliza Scott 25 December 1827 Married David Sholar
4. Elsirah Scott 15 August 1828 died 3 Sept 1834 at age 15 years
5. Alanson Scott 3 February 1830 died lived about 1 day
6. Polly Scott 4 February 1831 died 5 September 1834 at age 2 years
7. Melvinah Scott 23 April 1833 Married 1st; Bob King, 2nd; Jim (Wiatt) Southern
8. Nancy Scott 5 July 1835 died 8 July 1835
9. Unnamed Son February 1836 died 1836. Less than 1 month
10. John J. Scott 2 May 1838 date of death unknown
11. Thomas Jefferson Scott 17 January 1841 married Clarenda Elizabeth Simms. He died 11 April 1928
12. James Madison Scott 12 August 1844 died 11 July 1854, age 10 years