- Born: Abt 1712, Of Anne Arundel, Maryland 103,104,107,108,117
- Marriage: Thomas Estep about 1729 of Anne Arundel, Maryland 103,104,107,108,117
- Died: After 21 Dec 1793, Rowan, North Carolina 103,104,107,108,117
Information received from: Lisa PARTON (OK) Lee MARKS (Troy, MI)
REF: 1820-30 Census of Wayne County, Tennessee
James SCOTT was born about 1765 in North Carolina. The names of his parents are not known . Around 1790 he married Rhebecca --?-- in NC. They migrated to Wayne County, Tennessee b y way of Virginia and Kentucky. Arriving in Wayne Countybetween 1815 and 1820.
James, who was known as "Old James," and Rhebecca settled on 48 Mile Creek in Wayne Count y a few miles east of Waynesboro. They had 10 children. Three unnamed sons were born betwe en 1794-1804 with one of these born sometime between 1802-1804.All three were probably in K Y. James apparently died sometime around 1835 as he was not in the 1840 Census.
1840 - Wayne Co., TN: Rhebbeca is listed as head-of-household.
Mary married Thomas Estep, son of Richard Estep and Rebecca Ramsey, about 1729 of Anne Arundel, Maryland 103,104,107.,108.,117 (Thomas Estep was born about 1710 in Frederick Co., MD 103,104,107,108,120 and died on 25 Aug 1772 in Frederick, MD 103,104,107,108,115,118,121.)