Facts and Events
||Helen Houston Scott
||Pennsylvania, United States
||Cecil, Maryland, United StatesElkton
||24 Jan 1853
||Cecil, Maryland, United Statesto James Smith McCrone
||8 Apr 1854
||Cecil, Maryland, United Statesnamed in mother's will
||Baltimore, Maryland, United StatesDistrict 12 (PO Rossville)
||3 Jun 1867
||Rossville, Baltimore (county), Maryland, United States
||5 Jun 1867
||Baltimore (independent city), Maryland, United States
||Baltimore (independent city), Maryland, United StatesBaltimore Cemetery
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Elkton, Cecil County, Maryland (3rd Electoral District, 1st Subdivision), in United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Primary quality.
William Scott, 60 male, farmer, b. Georgia
, Margaret, 59 female
, Thomas, 29 male, farmer, b. DE
, Sewall B., 17, male, farmer, b. PA
, Amanda, 19, female, b. PA
, Helen, 16, female, b. PA
, Emma, 15, female, b. PA
William McDannele, 22, farmer, Cecil Co.
Gilbert Ruter, 11, b. Cecil Co.
- ↑ Baltimore (District 12), Maryland, in United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule, HH 513, Fam 528, Primary quality.
McCrone, James, 40, farmer, RE = $18,000, PE = $2,500, b. DE
, Hellen, 29, b. PA
, James, 7, b. MD
, John, 5, b. MD
, William, 1, b. MD
Harris, Rebecca, 30, servant, b. NJ
, Ann, 5, b. NJ
Hutton, James, 14, b. MD
Thomson, George, 13, b. MD
- ↑ Mary Ida (Scott) Godfrey, in Scott Family Letters, Secondary quality.
Helen appears to be the "Aunt Helen" referred to in Mary Ida's letter. See discussion of An 1850 Census Family on William Hazelton Scott's page.
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 4.2 The Sun, Baltimore, Maryland, p. 2, Column B, 5 June 1867.
McCrone -- On the 3rd instant, at Rossville, Baltimore County, Mrs. Helen H. McCrone, in the 39th year of her age.
Her burial will take place at Baltimore Cemetery this (Wednesday) afternoon, at half-past four o'clock.
- ↑ McIntyre Family Tree, in Scott Family websites, Secondary quality.
- ↑ Cecil County, Margaret Scott (1854-44), in Maryland, United States. Maryland, Probate Estate and Guardianship Files, 1796-1940. (FamilySearch Record Search), Primary quality.
In the name of God Amen I Margaret Scott of Cecil County and State of Maryland, being sick and week in body . . . .
My body to be decently buried . . . my debts and funeral charges and my board from last Christmas to the time of my death [to be ] paid . . .
to my son Sewall B. Scott $25
to my daughter Susan Kerman, wife of William Kirman, $50
to my daughter Sophia C. Todd the sum of $25
to my daughter Amanda M. Scott $25
to my daughter Julia Emma Scott $25
to my Executor my house and lot in the Northern liberties in the State of Pennsylvania, which was devised to me by the last will and testament of my late father Jacob Burkhard, to be sold as soon after my death as may be, and the proceeds applied to payment of my debts, funeral charges and board and then to the payment of the legacies herein before bequeathed to my children, and if there be any proceeds undisposed . . . to be divided between my children Sewall, Helen McCrone, Sophia Todd, Amanda M., and Julia Ema Scott . . . and none of my other children shall have any part of my estate
and my son-in-law Levi Todd of Cecil County and State of Maryland to be executor
Signed 8 April 1854, Margaret Scott
Witnesses, J. S. Hanes, Thomas S. Scott, Richd Grason
On 8 May 1854, Levi Todd entered will into probate
and John S. Hanes, Thomas S. Scott, and Richard Grayson made oath as witnesses