|. Orville Bruce Scott, 1882 - 1922, s/o Richard E. Scott
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
11157 Orville Bruce Scott,6 1115 (Richard,5,Richard,4,John,3,Richard,2)
. b 10 Mar 1882 Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, Ky; d 5 Apr 1922 Ashland, Boyd Co, "age 40 yrs, 25 days, of internal injuries, auto-
. mobile accident, s/o Richard Scott and Jemimah Pennington", bur Clifton Ridge.
. See his death certificate image below, informant Cora Scott.
. m 30 Nov 1909 Boyd Co to Cora Parsons, b 24 Feb 1893 Carter Co, d 4 Dec 1952 Ashland, Boyd Co, "age 59, of murine
. thrombosis of mesenteric arteries, d/o John Marion Parsons (Marion) and Laura Bayes", bur Rose Hill Burial Park.
. See her death cert image below, informant Elmer Darby.
. Cora m(2) ca 1923 to Elmer Darby, b 17 Nov 1893 Ky, d 19 Sep 1966 Dayton, Montgomery Co, Ohio (SSDI 402-05-4251
. Ky), s/o George Darby and Alwilda Layne. His LR: Ashland, Boyd Co 41101.
. 1910 Boyd Co census, Dist 5, Oakview Pct, ED 20, sheet 14A, #237/242, Orville B. Scott,28 Ky (Ky,Ky), carpenter, house,
. Cora,17 Ky (Ky,Ky, marr 0 yrs, 0 ch).
. 1918, 12 Sep: Catlettsburg, Boyd Co, Ky: WW I draft registration card: Orville Bruce Scott, b 10 Mar 1882, age 36; of #1,
. Ashland, Boyd Co; occupation: farming; nearest relative: Cora Scott; described as tall, stout build, blue eyes, light com-
. plexion. See image below.
. 1920 Boyd Co census, Geyer Bridge, ED 18, sheet 6A, #110/111, Orville Scott,37 Ky, farmer, general farm, Cora,28 Ky,
. Laura,8 Ky, Orville B.,7 Ky, Esther M.,5 ?/12 Ky, Oscar F.,1 11/12 Ky.
. 1922, 12 Apr: Boyd Co Adm Bond Bk 5, p 87: Cora Scott and B.B. Triplett admin for O.B. Scott, dec.
. 1922, 13 Sep: "Ashland Daily Independent": "Children halt Mother's arrest. A family of 7 fatherless children saves Mrs. Or-
. ville Scott, of Mead's Station, from arrest Saturday when a 25 gallon still was found at her home in the attic of the farm
. house, but had not been used for some time. She is the widow of Orville Scott, who was killed when his auto over-
. turned on Midland Trail earlier in the summer."
. 1929 Catlettsburg City Directory: Mrs O. Scott, h R D 1 (Geyer Bridge).
. 1930 Boyd Co census, Dist 3, ED 10-8, sheet 9A, #148/149, Elmer Darby,36 Ky (marr age 29), farmer, general farm, Cora,36
. Ky (marr age 29), Zeolla,5 Ohio, Arvle Scott,17 Ky (stepson), laborer, brickyard, Esther,15 Ky (stepdau), Oscar,12 Ky
. (stepdau), Arnel,10 Ky (stepson), Harry,9 Ky (stepson), Edna,8 Ky (stepdau).
. 1940 Boyd Co census, Dist 2, ED 10-7, sheet 3B, Shoppes Creek Road, #48, Elmer Darby,46 Ky, fire boiler, coal + clay co,
. Cora,47 Ky, Zealla,15 Ky, Arnold Scott,20 Ky (stepson), new worker, Harry,18 Ky (stepson), new worker, Edna,16
. Ky (stepdau), new worker.
. 1953, 18 Sep: Boyd Co Deed Bk 293, p 54-56, Master Comm Deed: Elmer Darby et als plaintiffs (adm of estate of Cora Dar-
. by dec) vs Laura Adkins and husb Everett, Esther Clevenger & husb Jeff, Oscar Scott & wf Ona, Arnold Scott & wf
. Rebecca, Harry Scott & wf Delores, Edna Griffith & husb Chester, Zeolla Adams & husb Charles E., Bruce Scott, Larry
. Scott, Willie Scott.
. 1953, 10 Nov: Boyd Co Settl, Inv, and Appr Bk 24, p 117-18 (rec 28 Dec): Final settl of estate of Cora Darby, Elmer Darby
. 1. Laura Scott, b 18 Apr 1911 Princess, Boyd Co (d/o Cora Parsons), d 19 Sep 1986 Boyd Co, age "76" (SSDI 407-48-
. 4798 Ky), m 1 Jun 1929 Boyd Co to Everett Adkins, b 15 Jul 1904 Princess, d 14 Feb 1985 Boyd Co, age "81" (SSDI
. 402-05-4298 Ky), s/o Ken Adkins and "Berle" (Pearl) Smith. Laura's and Everett's LR: Ashland, Boyd Co 41101.
. 1930 Boyd Co census, Dist 3, ED 10-8, sheet 10B, #179/180, Everett Adkins,27 Ky (marr age 26, son), farmer, general
. farm, Laura,18 Ky (marr age 18, dau-in-law), living with Ken and Pearl Adkins.
. a. Betty J. Adkins, b 1931 Boyd Co (d/o Laura Scott).
. b. Billie O. Adkins, b 1932 Boyd Co (d/o Laura Scott).
. c. Ronald E. Adkins, b 1936 Boyd Co (d/o Laura Scott).
. d. Patricia A. Adkins, b 1937 Boyd Co (d/o Laura Scott).
. e. Dorothy K. Adkins, b 1940 Boyd Co (d/o Laura Scott).
. f. Douglas K. Adkins, b 1940 Boyd Co (d/o Laura Scott).
. g. David E. Adkins, b 1942 Boyd Co (d/o Laura Scott).
. h. Donald E. Adkins, b 1942 Boyd Co (d/o Laura Scott).
111571 2. Orville Bruce Scott, b 16 Jan 1913 Boyd Co (s/o Cora Parsons), m Dora Click.
. 3. Esther M. Scott, b 27 Feb 1915 Boyd Co, d 7 Jul 2006 (SSDI 403-18-6548 Ky), m 20 Oct 1930 Boyd Co to Jeff Clev-
. enger, b 23 Feb 1908 Carter Co, d 15 Apr 1989, age "81" (SSDI 402-05-4257 Ky), s/o Milford B. Clevenger and Gypsie/
. Gypsy Alton. Esther's and Jeff's LR: Ashland, Boyd Co 41101.
. a. Jeff R. Clevenger, b 8 Aug 1933 Boyd Co (s/o Esther Scott), d 6 Feb 1996 (SSDI 401-40-6251 Ky).
. His LR: Ashland, Boyd Co 41101.
. b. Arvel C. Clevenger, b 1934 Carter Co (s/o Ester Scott).
. c. Bobby E. Clevenger, b 1936 Boyd Co (s/o Esther Scott).
. d. James S. Clevenger, b 1937 Boyd Co (s/o Esther Scott).
. e. Joyce A. Clevenger, b 1939 Boyd Co (d/o Esther Scott).
. f. Phyllis G. Clevenger, b 1940 Boyd Co (d/o Ester Scott).
. g. Roger B. Clevenger, b 1944 Boyd Co (s/o Esther Scott).
. h. Delano V. Clevenger, b 1945 Boyd Co (s/o Esther Scott).
. 4. Oscar Franklin Scott, b 20 Jan 1918 Boyd Co (s/o Cora Parsons), d 22 Nov 1997 (SSDI 407-12-1312 Ky), m 16 Dec
. 1939 Boyd Co to Thelma Iona Sturgill (Iona,Ona), b 22 Sep 1919 Greenup Co, d 31 May 1990 (SSDI 407-40-0623 Ky),
. d/o Melvin C. Sturgill and Esther/Ester M. Picklesimer. Thelma died in Marshall Co, Ky, age "70".
. Oscar's LR: Talladega, Talladega Co, Ala 35160.
. 1940 census, Frank not located.
. 1954, 24 Jun: Boyd Co Adm Bond Bk 10, p 371: Oscar F. Scott surety for estate of Ester Sturgill, who d intestate, M.C.
. Sturgill Adm.
. a. Roger Scott, b 1943 Ky, m Kay ____.
. (1) Darren Scott.
. 5. Robert Arnold Scott (Arnold), b 14 Jun 1920 Summitt, Boyd Co (s/o Cora Parsons), d 26 May 1974 Boyd Co, age "52"
. (SSDI 401-12-4966 Ky), m 12 Nov 1941 Ashland (rec in Greenup Co) to Mary Rebecca Sparks, b ca 1925 Ironton, Ohio,
. d/o Sam J. Sparks and Ida B. McGill.
. a. Sharon L. Scott, b 1942 Boyd Co.
. b. Robert D. Scott, b 1945 Boyd Co.
. c. Kathy Scott.
111574 6. Harry C. Scott, b 13 Sep 1921 Boyd Co (s/o Cora Parsons), m Delores Mae White.
. Ky birth rec index gives his date of birth as 7 Sep 1921, but the SSDI and Ref 1 below (his son) give 13 Sep 1921.
. Moved to Fulton Co, Ga.
. 7. Howard Lee Scott, b 7 Sep 1921 Boyd Co (s/o Cora Parsons), d 1923.
. 8. Myrtle Edna Scott (Edna), b 4 Nov 1922 Boyd Co, d 25 Jan 2016 Ashland, bur Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens, m Ches-
. ter Floyd Griffith, b 29 Jun 1919 Greenup Co, d 18 Oct 1991 (SSDI 405-14-4609 Ky), bur Golden Oaks Memorial Gar-
. dens, s/o Walter Griffith and Martha Kirk. See Edna's picture below.
. Edna was listed as stepdau of Elmer Darby in 1940, and as dau in Cora's 1952 estate settlement.
. a. Linda J. Griffith, b 1942 Boyd Co (d/o Myrtle Scott), m Lewis Bustetter. Of Catlettsburg in 2016.
. b. Daniel F. Griffith (Danny), b 1945 Boyd Co (s/o Myrtle Scott), m Linda ____. Of Ashland in 2016.
. Note: Cora and Elmer Darby had dau Zeolla Darby, b 4 Jan 1924 Lawrence Co, Ohio, d 17 Dec 2006 Huntington, WVa (SSDI
. Ky). Her LR: South Point, Lawrence Co, Ohio 45680, m Charles Edward Adams (Doc), b 25 Apr 1918 Greenup Co,
. Ky, d 20 Mar 1994 Grayson, Carter Co, Ky.
. a. Gary E. Adams, b 8 Jun 1941 Boyd Co, d 30 May 2009 Ashland, Boyd Co, bur Catlettsburg Cem.
. b. Gloria A. Adams, b 21 Oct 1942 Boyd Co
. c. Franklin L. Adams (Frank), b 30 Nov 1944 Boyd Co, d 20 Jul 2008 Ashland, Boyd Co.
. Ref: 1. Randall Scott's "Scott Family Tree", at www.ancestry.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 2. "Lexington Herald-Leader", 19 Oct 1991: obit for Chester F. Griffith, age 72, mentioning wife Edna Scott Griffith.
. 3. trees.ancestry.com, owner: kroot6303
. 4. "The Independent", 26 Jan 2016: Edna Scott Griffith, 93, of Ashland, passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at her
. residence. She was born November 4, 1922 in Boyd County, a daughter of the late Orville Richard Scott and Cora
. Parsons Scott Darby. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Chester F. Griffith in
. 1991, sisters, Laura Scott Adkins, Esther Scott Clevenger, Zeola Darby Ward and Beulah Darby; brothers, Orville
. Scott, Howard Scott, Oscar Scott, Arnold Scott and Harry Scott. Edna was a longtime member of Summit Missionary
. Baptist Church and was a loving and devoted homemaker. Survivors include a son, Danny F. Griffith and wife Linda
. of Ashland; daughter, Linda Griffith Bustetter and husband Lewis of Catlettsburg; six grandchildren, seven great
. grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, and a host of extended family members and friends. Funeral services will
. be held 1pm Thursday, January 28, 2016 at Steen Funeral Home 13th Street Chapel with Pastor Kevin Meenach
. officiating. Burial will follow at Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens.
|. Edna Scott Griffith
. Picture from her obituary