William Scott1

M, #1048, b. circa 1831, d. 12 February 1863
FatherMichael Scott2 b. 1800, d. 1 Jun 1875
MotherSarah Collits1 b. 10 Sep 1797, d. 18 May 1867
Relationship3rd great-uncle of Keith Graham Bassett
Last Edited22 Feb 2018
Birth*circa 1831 Penrith, NSW, Australia3 
Marriage*16 June 1849 Carcoar, NSW, Australia;William Scott of this district, bachelor
Esther Jones of this district, spinster
by banns
Witnesses J N Kirkpatrick Carcoar & Margaret George Carcoar;Bride=Esther Jones4 
Death*12 February 1863 "Cadow", 30 miles from Forbes, NSW, Australia;
Name: William Scott
Date of Death: 12 February 1863
Place: Cadow 30 miles from Forbes
Sex: Male
Age: 32 years
Place of Birth: Penrith N.S.W.
Time in Aust. Colonies:

Father: Michael Scott
Occupation: Farmer
Mother: Unknown

Place of Marriage: Not Known
Age at Marriage: Not Known
Name of Spouse: Esther Mitchell
Children of Marriage: 7 children - 4 males 3 females
Informant: Edward Jones, Cadow, Lachlan

Cause of Death: Colonial Fever
Length of Illness: 4 weeks
Medical Attendant: Dr Connell
Date Last Seen: 29 May 1875

Date of Burial: 13 February 1863
Place of Burial: Cadow
Minister & Religion: No Minister
Undertaker: Edward Jones
Witnesses: Josiah Strickland3 
Burial*13 February 1863 "Cadow", near Forbes, NSW, Australia3 


Esther Jones


  1. [S14] Death Certificate, 4404/1863.
  2. [S14] Death Certificate.
  3. [S14] Death Certificate, 4404/1863 William Scott.
  4. [S1219] NSW Marriages 1788-1857.
  5. [S1767] St Bernards Hartley Parish Registers.