.                Nathan Bay Scott, 1842 - 1924, s/o David Scott
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

1122   Nathan Bay Scott,5                                                                                                       112   (David,4,John,3,Richard,2)
.                b 18 Dec 1842 Quaker City, Guernsey Co, Ohio; d 2 Jan 1924 Dist of Columbis and his ashes were bur in Rock Creek Park Cem,
.                   Washington, D.C.  See
pictures of him and his burial vault below.
.                m(1) 24 Dec 1861 Guernsey Co to Sarah L. Mead.
.                m(2) 29 Apr 1872 Johnson Co, Iowa to Agnes V. Cowgill, b 19 Jan 1849 Belmont Co, Ohio, d/o Jeptha Cowgill and Amanda
.                         Jane Mead.  See her
picture below.

.                Nathan Bay Scott's father-in-law was Henry Gassaway Davis acc to a 2003 Marshall University thesis submitted by Tonya
.                Lynn Adkins on "
Mountaintop Removal: An Assessment of the Propaganda Model of the News Media", which stated that
.                Nathan "dominated the northern glass industry, but also invested in mining and banking".

.                Nathan served in the Union Army, 1862-64.  Later he was the head of Central Glass Company, Wheeling, WVa and was a State
.                Senator in WVa.  He was the US Senator from WVa, 1899-1911.

.                1870 Belmont Co, Ohio census, Pultney Twp, Bellaire, p 225, #736/723, Nathan B. Scott,27 Ohio, dry goods merchant, --,
.                         $3000, living with his mother.
.                1880 Ohio Co, WVa census, Wheeling, p 249A, #138/151, Nathan B. Scott,37 Ohio (Pa,Md), secretary, glassworks, Agness,30
.                         Ohio, Guy T.,7 Ohio, Ethel,5 Ohio, Dora W.,25 Ohio (niece).
.                1900, 1910, 1920 census', family not located.  He was on various passenger arrival lists, including in 1905, 1910, 1912, 1914,
.                          and 1923 (see below), so he may not have been in the US in these census years.
.                1920, 10 May: Nathan B. Scott received a pension in Washington, D.C.  He served as Com Sgt in the 88 Ohio Infantry Reg.
.                1923, 13 May: Nathan Bay Scott arrived in Quebec, from Southampton, Eng on the ship Empress of Scotland.  His birth date
.                          was given as 18 Dec 1841.

.                issue:

1.   Guy Tyrrell Scott, b Feb 1873 WVa, m Leila Grantland Voorhies.
.                      Moved to Richmond Co, NY and Washington DC.

2.   Mary Ethel Scott (Ethel), b ca 1875 Ohio.  Not mentioned as either deceased or a survivor in the 1924 newspaper article
.                      concerning Nathan's death, so she may be the same person as Daisy, below.

3.   Daisy Scott, d in childhood according to the 1924 newspaper article, below.  Possibly same person as Mary Ethel, above.

.                 Ref:  1.   Cheryl Levine's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: cdlevine@aol.com   
.                          2. "
History of Wheeling City and Ohio County, West Virginia and Representative Citizens", Hon Gibson Lamb Cranmer,
.                                1902.  
.                          3. "
Biographical Dictionary of the United States Congress",
.                          4.   Deborah Rayfield's notes at
www.rootsweb.com, email: drayfldl@airmail.net   
.                          5. "
Wheeling Intelligencer", 3 Jan 1924, 'Nathan Bay Scott Summoned by Death'.
.                             Nathan Bay Scott  
.  Picture from trees.ancestry.com, owner Gwyn Robe  
.  Nathan Bay Scott, sitting 2nd to right of President Theodore Roosevelt
.                                         at the White House
.                  Picture from trees.ancestry.com, owner Gwyn Robe  
.                            Agnes Cowgill Scott  
.  Picture from trees.ancestry.com, owner bayflanagan72   
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.          Added by Ron Roberson   
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com  
.  Added by Gregory Speciale  

.  Nathan Bay Scott, Commissioner of Internal
.  Revenue appointed by President William
.  McKinley, resigned soon after to become
.  United States Senator from West Virgina
.  Photographer: J.E. Purdy, 1905