Harold Maxwell Scott1,2,3,4

M, #24873, b. 6 April 1891, d. 18 July 1973
Father*Charles Scott3,1,4 b. 26 Feb 1842, d. 8 Oct 1919
Mother*Elizabeth Gale1,3,4 b. 7 Dec 1856, d. 27 Apr 1907
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited15 Nov 2018
     He was born on 6 April 1891 at Melville Cross, Caledon Twp., Peel County, Ontario, Canada, according to his Ontario Statement of Birth 501680.1,3,4 Harold married Dorothy Melitz on 15 December 1919 at Provost, Alberta, Canada.1,5 A delayed birth registration for Harold Maxwell Scott was made on 18 May 1953 at Toronto, certified by his sister, Annie B Scott.3 The cause of his death was given as drowning when he fell into the town reservoir.6
     He died on 18 July 1973 at Consort, Alberta, Canada, at age 82.1,6 Harold Maxwell Scott was buried at Consort, Alberta, Canada.1

Census Data

     Harold M Scott appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Caledon Twp., Peel County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Charles Scott and Elizabeth Scott.4

Family

Dorothy Melitz
Marriage*Harold married Dorothy Melitz on 15 December 1919 at Provost, Alberta, Canada.1,5 

Citations

  1. [S2743] Anne Stevens, online My Wallwin-McGillivray Families, Anne Stevens (location not given), downloaded Sept 9, 2006.
  2. [S2746] Unknown author, Family Bible of Charles Scott from Jim Scott (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  3. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Harold Maxwell Scott. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.
  4. [S2770] Charles Scott household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Caledon, Cardwell, Ontario; Page 8; Family 75, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6464.
  5. [S8570] Alberta, Canada, Marriages Index,1898-1942 (Publisher: Provincial Archives of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada), Ancestry.com, Alberta, Canada, Marriages Index,1898-1942; "Original data: Alberta Marriage Indexes. Provincial Archives of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. No images included"; cited as "Alberta, Canada, Marriages Index,1898-1942., Harold M Scott & Dorothy Militz.
  6. [S8894] Accidents kill three in Alberta, The Edmonton Journal, Edmonton, Alberta, 19 Jul 1973, Page 22, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com, Accidents kill three in Alberta. Hereinafter cited as Edmonton Journal.

Dorothy Melitz1

F, #24874
Last Edited10 Apr 2019
     Dorothy married Harold M Scott on 15 December 1919 at Provost, Alberta, Canada.2,1
     She also went by the name of Dora Melitz.2

Family

Harold Maxwell Scott b. 6 Apr 1891, d. 18 Jul 1973

Citations

  1. [S8570] Alberta, Canada, Marriages Index,1898-1942 (Publisher: Provincial Archives of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada), Ancestry.com, Alberta, Canada, Marriages Index,1898-1942; "Original data: Alberta Marriage Indexes. Provincial Archives of Alberta. Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. No images included"; cited as "Alberta, Canada, Marriages Index,1898-1942., Harold M Scott & Dorothy Militz.
  2. [S2743] Anne Stevens, online My Wallwin-McGillivray Families, Anne Stevens (location not given), downloaded Sept 9, 2006.

Alvin John Scott1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, #24875, b. 29 December 1892, d. 27 April 1959
Father*Charles Scott8,1,4,7 b. 26 Feb 1842, d. 8 Oct 1919
Mother*Elizabeth Gale8,1,4,7 b. 7 Dec 1856, d. 27 Apr 1907
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited26 Sep 2018
     He was born on 29 December 1892 at Melville Junction, Caledon Twp., Peel County, Ontario, Canada, or Melville Cross on his WWI Attestation papers.6,4,1,5,7 Alvin married Priscilla Pearl Batters on 15 October 1921 at Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 006354.9,1
     He died on 27 April 1959 at Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada, at age 66 in his 68th yr.1 Alvin John Scott was buried at Thornbury, Collingwood Twp., Grey County, Ontario, Canada, however, this burial is not listed in the OGS transcriptions of the Thornbury-Clarksburg Union cemetery.1
     
Canadian Military Service:

     Alvin John Scott began military service on 13 December 1915 at the age of 22 at Orangeville, Amaranth Twp., Dufferin County, Ontario, Canada, Regimental number 663210. He gave his occupation as a student at the time of enlistment. He was 5'11" tall, with fair complexion and hair, and blue eyes. His chest measurements were 37" expanded, with 4" of expansion..6
     On 24 November 1917 at Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, he embarked on the S.S. Megantic for transport to England, arriving there on Dec. 7, 1917.6
     On 10 June 1918 at France he received a shell wound on his head and neck resulting in a small scar on his neck.6
     On 6 June 1919 at Southhampton, Hampshire, England, he embarked for Canada on H.M.T. Olympic, arriving at Halifax on June 12, 1919.6 Alvin John Scott ended his military service on 16 June 1919 at Ottawa, Ontario, Canada,
End of Military Service section.6

Census Data

     Alvin J Scott appeared on the 1901 Canadian Census of Caledon Twp., Peel County, Ontario in the household of his parents, Charles Scott and Elizabeth Scott.7
     Alvin John Scott appeared on the 1911 Canadian Census of Tuscarora Twp., Brant County, Ontario, enumerated 5 June 1911. Alvin was enumerated as a public school teacher and a Methodist. He was lodging in the Joseph F Monture household, Lot 3, Conc 2.5
     Alvin John Scott was a Station Agent.1

Link to the Canadian Great War Project:; "Soldier Page" for Alvin John Scott10

Family

Priscilla Pearl Batters b. 9 Jul 1892
Marriage*Alvin married Priscilla Pearl Batters on 15 October 1921 at Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 006354.9,1 

Citations

  1. [S2743] Anne Stevens, online My Wallwin-McGillivray Families, Anne Stevens (location not given), downloaded Sept 9, 2006.
  2. [S2746] Unknown author, Family Bible of Charles Scott from Jim Scott (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  3. [S2742] Doug Scott, "Patchett - Martha 1796 - Married Lawrence Raspin... my greatgreat,great grandfather," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Stouffville, ON) to Rick Moffat, Jan 18, 2010, Alvin John & Priscilla Batters - son Charles is my father. Hereinafter cited as "Patchett - Raspin."
  4. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Alvin John Scott & Priscille Pearl Batters.
  5. [S2769] Jos F Monture household, June 5, 1911 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Monture, Brant, Ontario; Page 8, Family No: 90, Library and Archives Canada (LAC).
  6. [S309] Enlistment papers & Service Files, Soldiers of the First World War, WWI Attestation Papers search (Ottawa, ON: Library and Archives Canada), CEF Serviec File: Alvin John Scott. Hereinafter cited as WWI Service Files.
  7. [S2770] Charles Scott household, Mar 31, 1901 Canada census, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Caledon, Cardwell, Ontario; Page 8; Family 75, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) Roll: T-6464.
  8. [S2742] Doug Scott, "Patchett - Raspin," e-mail to Rick Moffat, Jan 18, 2010, Charles Scott & Elizabeth Gale - son Alvin John married Priscilla Batters.
  9. [S1444] "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936", online Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935: Alvin John Scott & Priscilla Pearl Batters.
  10. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).

Priscilla Pearl Batters1,2,3

F, #24876, b. 9 July 1892
Father*Edward Batters4,1
Mother*Jane Baxendale4,1
Last Edited10 Jul 2018
     She was born on 9 July 1892 at Grand Valley, East Luther Twp., Dufferin County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Birth Registration 901201. This document also references a sister, Susan Watson nee Batters.4,1 Priscilla married Alvin John Scott on 15 October 1921 at Toronto, York County, Ontario, Canada, according to Ontario Marriage Registration 006354.1,3 A delayed birth registration for Priscilla Batters was made on 8 August 1930 at Toronto in York County, certified by her father, Edward Batters.4
     Her name was recorded as Priscilla Batters on her birth registration.4

Family

Alvin John Scott b. 29 Dec 1892, d. 27 Apr 1959

Citations

  1. [S1444] Ontario, Canada, Marriages, 1826-1936 (Publisher: Archives of Ontario, Toronto), Archives of Ontario, Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1785-1935; "Ontario, Canada, Select Marriages. Archives of Ontario, Toronto. This database includes images of the registrations. In some cases, alternative images in FamilySearch provide additional information"; cited as "Ontario Marriages, 1826-1936., Alvin John Scott & Priscilla Pearl Batters.
  2. [S2742] Doug Scott, "Patchett - Martha 1796 - Married Lawrence Raspin... my greatgreat,great grandfather," e-mail message from email address withheld for privacy (Stouffville, ON) to Rick Moffat, Jan 18, 2010, Alvin John & Priscilla Batters - son Charles is my father. Hereinafter cited as "Patchett - Raspin."
  3. [S2743] Anne Stevens, online My Wallwin-McGillivray Families, Anne Stevens (location not given), downloaded Sept 9, 2006.
  4. [S1443] Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1913, online Ontario, Canada Births, Name: Priscilla Batters. Hereinafter cited as ON Births 1869-1913.