Gen. John B. Scott

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John Baytop Scott

Birthplace: Prince Edwards, Virginia
Death: Died in Lowndes County, Alabama, United States
Place of Burial: Scott's Buring Ground Blk 6, Montgomery, Montgomery County, Alabama, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. James Scott and Frances Scott
Husband of Eliza Ann Scott
Father of Thomas Baytop Scott; Alfred V. Scott; James Edward Scott; Eliza Ann James; Clementina R. James and 13 others
Brother of Frances McGehee; Nancy Baytop McGehee; Mildred C. Spencer; Thomas Baytop Scott; Joseph Scott and 3 others

Occupation: Commissioner, legislator, JP
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About Gen. John B. Scott

Gen. Scott was a brigadier general in the War of 1812. He was a commissioner, legislator and justice of peace in Jefferson County, and was the contractor when a new statehouse was built in Milledgeville.

The Gen. John Baytop Scott Chapter of the National Society United States Daughters of 1812 was organized in Gainesville's Dixie Hunt Hotel ballroom in 1938 under president Mattie Thompson Hulsey (Mrs. John McAfee).


This is not John 1761 Baytop Scott who is described at: this FindAGrave memorial # 94136041

Yes, there are two of them. This is the one who married Elizabeth Coleman


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Gen. John B. Scott's Timeline

January 6, 1773
Prince Edwards, Virginia
Age 22
Milledgeville, Baldwin, Georgia
Age 23
October 8, 1800
Age 27
Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia, United States
Age 26
September 5, 1802
Age 29
Richmond County, Georgia, United States
Age 28
Autauga County, Alabama
November 26, 1805
Age 32
Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia, United States