About William Liddell Scott
WILLIAM LIDDELL SCOTT s/o John Wilson & Nancy Keith Scott b. 15 Mar 1795 Washington district, S. C. d. 6 Oct 1844 Mahaska co. Iowa m. 8 Aug 1816 Orange (now Crawford) co. Ind. Nancy Scott, probable daughter of John Scott b. 2 Apr 1798 Kentucky d. 18 Jan 1880 Daviess co. Mo. (Nancy stated in the 1870 census that her father was foreign-born). William & Nancy moved to Illinois about 1822 (although Ruth Scott Cline's obituary says they moved in 1837), and to Mahaska co. Iowa in 1843.