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  3) James Madison Scott:
                 born 09 Dec 1861 Honey Creek, Johnson, IN; 
                 historical references to Scott family
                 died 12 Apr 1945 Greenwood, Johnson, IN; obituary
                 death certificate; cause of death: arteriosclerotic heart disease;  
                 buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN - section 11, plot 110 - unmarked
                 census records for James;
                 James married (1) Margaret Jane "Maggie" Harrell on 15 Nov 1880 or 1881
                           (born 15 or 16 Jun 1865; historical references to Scott family
                           died 18 Aug 1894 Stone's Crossing, Johnson, IN; obituary;
                           buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
                           daughter of James Murray Harrell (20 Jan 1840 IN-06 Jan 1925 IN) and 
                           Tabitha Annie Davis (15 Sep 1845 IN-16 Feb 1924); James and Annie buried
                           Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
)
                 children:  
                     1) Maudy Scott - born 27 Sep 1882 Stone's Crossing, Johnson, IN; birth record;
                              died 06 Dec 1905 (likely Johnson Co)obituary; cause of death: consumption; 
                              buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                              census records for Maudy;  
                              married Walter Harmon on 31 Mar 1901 Johnson Co, IN  
                                      (born 12 Jul 1876 Johnson Co, IN; photo of Walter;
                                      died 02 Jul 1939 Greenwood, Johnson, IN; obituary
                                      buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                                      WWI draft registration card; signature:

                                       ;

                                      son of John Henry Harmon (17 Aug 1844 Johnson Co, IN-30 Jul 1913 Johnson Co, IN) and
                                      Mary Jenkins (26 Jan 1847 Jefferson Co, IN-26 Jul 1912 Johnson Co, IN);
                                      John and Mary married 28 Dec 1864 Johnson Co, IN; photos of John and Mary
                                      John and Mary buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo
;                                      
                                      Walter married (2) Nellie Glee Burgett (1889-1982; buried
                                      Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo)
)

                              no children mentioned in Walter or Maudy's obituaries
                     2) Vinnie Scott - born 20 Feb 1884 Johnson Co, IN; birth record;    
                              died 02 Jan 1905 Johnson Co, IN; 
                              death certificate; cause of death: consumption;  
                              buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN; tombstone photo;
                              census records for Vinnie;
                              married William R Jones on 25 Feb 1904 Marion Co, IN
                                            (born c. 1880;
                                            died by Jan 1905;
                                            son of James Jones and ____ Baker
);
                              marriage record for Vinnie and William;
                              children?
                     3) Cora Bell Scott - born 22 Feb 1886 Stones Crossing, Johnson, IN; birth record;
                              died 29 Dec 1921 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; death notice;
                              death certificate; cause of death: general peritonitis;  
                              buried Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo
                              census records for Cora;
                              Cora married (1) Vinson Overman Carter 20 Jun 1907 Marion Co, IN 
                                                 (
born 17 Mar 1886 Morgansville, Morgan, IN;
                                                 died 12 Nov 1939 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; death notice;
                                                 death certificate; cause of death: carcinoma of colon, pneumonia;  
                                                 WWI draft registration cardSocial Security record
                                                 son of William Edgar Carter and Josephine Elliott)
                              marriage record for Cora and Vinson;
                              separated or divorced; 
                              children? 
                              Cora married (2) Charles Milton or Monroe "Charley" Anderson on 20 Jan 1919 Indianapolis, Marion, IN 
                                            (born 17 Jun 1885 or 1886 Shelby Co, IN;
                                            died (____); 
                                            WWI draft registration card; signature:

                                           

                                              son of Charles Anderson and Ella O Smith);
                              marriage record for Cora and Charles;
                              children?    
                     4) Ora Scott* - born 18 Jun 1889 Stone Crossing, Johnson, IN; birth record;
                              died 02 Mar 1959 Frankfort, Clinton, IN; obituary
                              death certificate; cause of death: coronary occlusion;  
                              buried Bunnell Cemetery, Frankfort, Clinton, IN; tombstone photo
                              WWI draft registration card; census records for Ora;
                              signature: 

                              

                             
                              Ora married (1) Mary Young on 10 May 1913 Indianapolis, Marion, IN
                                            (1886 Burlingame, Osage, KS; 
                                            died (___); 
                                            daughter of George Young and Almina Dell;
                                            Mary married (1) ____ Shackles
);
                              marriage record for Ora and Mary;
                              no evidence of children;
                              Ora married (2) Maymie G Watson on 08 Dec 1922 
                                         (born 21 Nov 1892 Lincoln, Logan, IL; 
                                         died 13 May 1964 Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN; obituary
                                         death certificate; cause of death: carcinoma of breast;  
                                         buried Bunnell Cemetery, Frankfort, Clinton, IN; tombstone photo
                                         Maymie married (1) to Joseph E Lucas and had son Wayne Lewis Lucas (20 May 1917-17 Apr 1997)
                                         daughter of Charles Watson);
                              no evidence of children, although Mayme's son (Wayne Lucas) used Scott as a surname

* Note: There is research in print that states Ora was married to a Mabel ___ and a "Mrs Mary Shaw", but this is NOT the correct Ora Scott. He is Ora Nelson Scott (06 Aug 1886 IN-25 Mar 1919 IN; buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, Indiana; son of James Lewis Scott and Lulu Elizabeth Perry).

                              
                 James married (2) Carrie Dell Park on 22 Aug 1895 Bud, Johnson, IN - by E S Miller
                              (born Jun 1874 or 13 Dec 1875 or 1877 IN (discrepancy in records)
                              died 20 May 1955 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary
                              death certificate; cause of death: coronary occlusion, advanced arteriosclerosis;
                              buried Greenwood Cemetery, Greenwood, Johnson, IN - section 11, plot 110 - unmarked
                              daughter of Alexander Worth Park (08 Feb 1850 IN-20 Feb 1900 Johnson Co, IN) and
                              Eusa or Emma F Miller (10 Jul 1853 IN-possibly 1937); Alexander and Emma married 05 Aug 1875 Johnson Co, IN)
                 marriage record for James and Carrie;
                 children: 
                     5) Jasper Paul Scott - born 09 Dec 1897 Whiteland, Johnson, IN; birth record;
                              1916 news article regarding Jasper;  
                              died 08 Sep 1953 Marion Co, IN; obituary
                              death certificate; cause of death: coronary occlusion, coronary artery disease;    
                              buried Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo
                              census records for Jasper; passenger list;  
                              unknown branch - WWI; 
                              married Helen Glessner 17 Jun 1920 Shelby Co, IN  
                                       (
born 09 May 1898 Shelbyville, Shelby, IN; 
                                       died 25 Jul 1982 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; obituary;
                                       death certificate; cause of death: septicemia, multiple decubiti;  
                                       buried Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo
                                       daughter of Franklin Glessner (1868 IN-06 Mar 1938) and 
                                       Emma V Reese (17 Mar 1867 IN-19 Aug 1947); Franklin and Emma buried 
                                       Forest Hill Cemetery, Shelbyville, Shelby, IN - no markers found in 2010)
                              marriage record for Jasper and Helen;
                              children: 
                                   1) Robert Paul (Dr) Scott - born 29 Aug 1921 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; birth certificate;  
                                           died 13 Sep 1989 possibly Santa Fe Co, NM; obituary;
                                           buried Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM; tombstone photo
                                           U.S. Army - WWII (18 Apr 1945-18 Sep 1989) 
                                           census records for Robert; Social Security record;  
                                           married Virginia Mae Curfman in 1946
                                                       (born 09 Jun 1923 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; birth certificate;  
                                                       died 29 Aug 2005 Albuquerque, Bernalillo, NM; obituary;
                                                       buried Santa Fe National Cemetery, Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM; tombstone photo
                                                       Social Security record;
                                                       daughter of Howard Wesley Curfman (02 May 1899-06 May 1976) and
                                                       Norine
Cecelia Haynes (1900-04 Sep 1973); Howard and Norine married 01 Jul 1921 Marion Co, IN;
                                                       Howard and Norine buried Calvary Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo
);
                                           children:  
                                               1) Christine Scott - living?; married?; children?
                                               2) Thomas Scott - living?; married?; children?

                                   2) Martha Ann Scott - born 20 Apr 1925 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; birth certificate;  
                                           died 16 Jul 2008 possibly Lexington, Fayette, KY; obituary
                                           buried Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Marion, IN; tombstone photo;
                                           census records for Martha;
                                           married Paul Vern Osgood
                                                    (born 19 Apr 1924 Linwood, Bay, MI; 
                                                    died 18 Feb 1995; obituary;
                                                    buried Calvary Cemetery, Lexington, Fayette, KY; tombstone photo;
                                                    U.S. Army Air Force - WWII;  Social Security record;  
                                                    son of Verne William Osgood (19 Jul 1899 MI-25 Apr 1964 MI) and
                                                    Clara Belle Ouillette (13 Apr 1901 MI-28 Apr 1956);
                                                    Verne and Clara buried New Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Flint, Genesee, MI; tombstone photo
)
                                           children: 
                                               1) Judith D Osgood - living?; married ____ Goins (living?); children? 
                                               2) Caren Sue Osgood - living?; married Terry Dungan (living?); children? 
                                   3) Charles Edwin Scott - born 05 Oct 1928 Indianapolis, Marion, IN; birth certificate;  
                                            died 25 May 2002 New York, New York, NY; obituary;
                                            census records for Charles; Social Security record;  
                                            U.S. Navy; 
                                            married Kathleen Ann Banta on 07 May 1952 
                                                      (born 27 Oct 1927 Crawfordsville, Montgomery, IN;  
                                                      died 15 Jan 1993 New Paltz, Ulster, NY; obituary;
                                                      Social Security record

                                                      daughter of Richard E Banta (1904-1977) and Caroline K French (1904-1995);
                                                      Richard and Caroline buried Oak Hill Cemetery, Crawfordsville, Montgomery, IN; tombstone photos
)
                                            children:
                                               1) Charles E "Chip" Scott - living?; married?; children?
                                               2) Richard Tobey Scott - living?; married?; children?