Category Archives: Geneology

The Happiest Time of my Life

There were so many happy times in my life, that it is next to impossible to pick one.  But I have decided on one from my early childhood, and then I will briefly mention a couple of others. It was … Continue reading

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Beulah Scott Fry and Family–Part 2

As we begin this part of the story, Beulah and John are still in their family home.  Their children are off with their own families.  Betty Ruth and Ross Banks with their children had moved to Seattle where Ross had … Continue reading

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A Woman of Faith, A Woman of Valor, My Mom, Prudence Scott Dugger

She was a pretty woman and she was a smart lady.  She won a full scholarship to the university of Arizona when she graduated from High school.  But she chose to marry her high school English teacher instead.  The man … Continue reading

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Is This Man My Cousin?

It was the strangest phone call.  This woman, a Chiropractor from Arizona was searching for her Father-in-Law’s birth mother.  He was ill and had always wanted to know who she was.  This lady had started with his birth certificate and … Continue reading

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Mary Ann Roark was almost 15 years old in this first picture.  She had been born on Jan. 20,1834, the first child of Joseph and Juda Roark in a cabin on the Tennessee River in Hamilton County, Tenn.  Shortly after … Continue reading

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My memory of my aunt, Grace Scott Thomas

This is a picture of Grace Scott Thomas,  fourth child of Andrew and Bertha Spear Scott, and sister to Ora, Edgar and Prudence and all the other Scott brothers and sisters.  She was married to Arl Thomas whom she loved … Continue reading

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Andrew Lee Scott ~ 1903

Grandfather met Bertha Scott Spear in college. They married and had four children together. They were Edgar, Ora, Prudence and Grace. When my Mom, Prudence, was 4 years old and Grace even younger, Bertha Spear Scott died of blood poisoning. … Continue reading

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