Tasmania's Heritage

Agency Details

Agency Number: NG716
Title: JAMES SCOTT AND FAMILY
Start Date: 01 Jan 1870
End Date: 28 Mar 1925
Description:

James Scott was a surgeon born in Edinburgh. He came to Van Diemen's Land as surgeon upon the Castle Forbes via Sydney. He married Lucy Davey, daughter of Lieutenant Governor Thomas Davey. Scott became a prominent land owner, magistrate and also banker. He died on 26 July 1837.

Information Sources:

Australian Dictionary of Biography

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34 FAMILY ARCHIVES
Series Created By Agency:
NS716  A DIARY OF THOMAS SCOTT AND MISCELLANEOUS DOCUMENTS RELATING TO THE SCOTT FAMILY 01 Jan 1800 28 Mar 1925