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George Scott (abt. 1495 - 1562)

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George Scott
Born about in Bradfield, Suffolk, Englandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Bradfield, Suffolk, Englandmap
Scott-555 created 25 Sep 2010 | Last modified | Last edit: 23 Sep 2017
16:32: Charlie Varnell Jr posted a message on the page for George Scott. [Thank Charlie for this | 1 thank-you received]
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Parentage unknown. Father is possibly a vague George Scott I. No known link to Scot's Hall. Varnell-40 12:13, 15 July 2015 (EDT)

Removed Kempe-2 as spouse (amb)

MERGE & EDITING NOTICE: George Scott (b abt 1495; d btw Oct 1547-Feb 1548), ancestor of Thomas Scott of Ipswich and his sister Ursula Scott who married Richard Kimball, is the furthest-back confirmed ancestor, according to John B. Threlfall's 1990 work in which he disproves 1896 claims by Harold Bowen that George was descended of the renowned Scott family of Braebourne and Scotshall, Kent.
NOTE: there is no such discussion / disproving in Threlfall's book. Smith-32867 09:20, 2 April 2017 (EDT)

Threlfall (p 423) identifies a wife Margaret (______) for George Scott. She is named such in his will. Therefore what is the source for wife Angela Clements?

Until further confirmation of George's own ancestry can be found, he's being detached from all older Scotts, as well as from wife Maude Pigot. There is no evidence that he was the son of William Scott of Scotts Hall, Brabourne, Kent.

George was born about 1495 in Bradfield, Suffolk England. He and Margaret had six children including Edmund, the second child.

He was buried 30 Aug 1562 in Bradfield, Suffolk England.

Date: 30 Aug 1562
Place: , Bradfield, Suffolk, England


See also:

  1. John Brooks Threlfall, Fifty Great Migration Colonists and Their Origins, JBT 1990, 1992; reprinted 2008 Heritage Books. Warning: this book uses limited source citing. Pp 411, 419, 423.
  2. Bradfield St. George P.R.
  3. Bradfield St. Clare P.R.


  • WikiTree profile Scott-2552 created through the import of Terrass Family Tree.ged on Jul 7, 2011 by Richard Terrass. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Richard and others.

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On 23 Sep 2017 at 20:32 GMT Charlie Varnell Jr wrote:

George Scott

M, #71185, b. circa 1495 Father George Scott b. c 1470 George Scott was born circa 1495 at of Bradfield, Suffolk, England. He married Margaret circa 1529 at England. George Scott was buried on 30 August 1562 at Bradfield, Suffolk, England. Family Margaret b. c 1507 Child Edward (Edmund) Scott+ b. c 1530

On 18 Sep 2017 at 17:08 GMT Linda Plummer wrote:

As far as I can tell, I am not related to George Scott. If it would help, I can remove myself as a profile manager. I'm not pre-1500s certified, so I can't work on this profile anyway.

On 18 Sep 2017 at 00:42 GMT Al Scott wrote:

On 17 Sep 2017 at 23:25 GMT Al Scott wrote:

RE comment to the Left William Scott of Scott's Hall the Comment should be removed

Reginald Scott had a son George Mentioned in His Will who would be Scott-238 here on Wikitree has George and Reginald connected different birth year and different spelling of Last name same death info for George also see all bookmarked pages for Reginald Scott he Married Twice

On 13 Sep 2017 at 02:06 GMT Al Scott wrote:

George's Will is Mentioned and Found Here and Possibly has Adam Scott as an ancestor

proof of that is needed

On 23 Dec 2016 at 02:33 GMT Andrea (Stawski) Pack wrote:

George Scott 1495-1562

Find A Grave Memorial# 122701322 Burial: Saint George Churchyard, Bradfield St George, St Edmundsbury Borough, Suffolk, England Married about 1520 in Suffolk, England. Spouse: Margaret Esbell Scott (1504 - 1556)* Find A Grave Memorial# 122701732 Burial: Same Place Their children born in Bradfield, Suffolk: Nicholas Scott born about 1521. Edmund Scott born about 1524. George Scott born about 1535 Ann Scott born about 1538. Elizabeth Scott born about 1541. Margaret Scott born about 1548.

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