Person:Bessie Scott (1)

Bessie SCOTT
m. 30 Nov 1861
  1. Molly Scott1862 -
  2. Ida B. Scott1866 -
  3. Edson "Eddie" Scott1867 -
  4. Addie SCOTT ADA1869 -
  5. Willie (William) SCOTT1871 -
  6. Howard SCOTT1875 -
  7. Jennie SCOTT1875 -
  8. Harvey SCOTT1877 -
  9. Bessie SCOTT1879 -
  10. Marie SCOTT1886 -
Facts and Events
Name[1] Bessie SCOTT
Gender Female
Birth[2][3] Apr 1879 O'Brien County, Iowa

Hugh Scott settled on the northeast quarter of section 28, inCenter township in 1870, and with his family, now resides inSioux City. He was a resident of Center township for manyyears, eleven of his children having been born in that township.Three of Mr. Scott's daughters, Mollie, Jeanne, and Bessie, haveobtained a large and enviable reputation as musicians. Molliehas given piano recitals in most of the large cities of theUnited States. Bessie as a violinist has toured the countrysuccessfully. Jeanne has lately received flattering notices inthe press, among others the St. Louis Globe as follows: "Thepianist, Miss Jennie Scott, played the Liszt arrangement of the'Erl King' with exquisite expression and with a technique wellnigh flawless. After four recalls she reponded with Chopin'scharming and dainty 'Berceuse' . Miss Scott received a beautifulbouquet at the close of her second number."

  1. 1880 O'Brien Co. Iowa Census.
  2. 1900 Woodbury, Sioux City, Iowa Census.
  3. 1880 O'Brien Co. Iowa Census.
  4. Musician, Violinist