A-4-91  Thomas J. Scott, son of Thomas James Scott and Malinda W. Holt,  was born about 1852 in Tennessee. He married Bunavista O. Hodges daughter of John Hodges and Elizabeth was born on 06 Aug 1852 in Limestone Co., AL. She died on 30 Sep 1885 in Pettusville, Limestone Co., AL.

 

Thomas J. Scott and Bunavista O. Hodges were married on 15 Dec 1870 in Limestone Co., AL. They had the following children:

 

A-5-182 Ava Icey Scott was born about 1872 in Limestone Co., AL.

 

A-5-183 Lewis H. Scott was born about 1874 in Limestone Co., AL.

 

A-5-184 Lulu W. Scott was born about 1877 in Limestone Co., AL.

 

Notes for Thomas J. Scott:

1880 Limestone Co., AL, 126/131, twp. 1, range 4, beat 4

Thomas J. Scott, Jr.

B.O. , wife 27

Ava I., 8, dau

Lewis H, 6, son

Lulu W., 3, dau

 

Notes for Bunavista O. Hodges:

April 16, 1885, Alabama Courier (The), p.2., Col. B:

"Elkmont ... Mrs. T.J. Scott and her little daughter Icey are both very sick but are thought to be better at this time.

 

Our Sunday school at this place threw off its winter barb and reorganized last Sunday, Miss Fannie Irving who has been attending the bed side of Mrs. Scott and daughter for several weeks, left for her home near Prospect, Tenn, last Saturday, .....

The Enlightening Eighties, by Faye Axford, page 167: Buenavista Scott, daughter of John and Elizabeth Hodges and wife of Thomas J. Scott, died on 9/30/1885 at the home of her father near Pettusville. She was born on 8/6/1852 and married Scott on 9/20/1866.

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