Stanton and McNellis

Eleazer Scott (17 Dec 1767 - 1850s)  came to Ontario about 1798 from New London, Connecticut. Eleazer was part of a land speculation group headed by Thomas Ingersoll.  They received a Crown Land Grant in the West Oxford, Ontario area in 1798. After the British Government reneged on its land contracts, he moved the family to Macomb Co, Michigan about 1816.

His parents were  Joseph Scott and Abigail Worden of New London, CT.  He married Elizabeth Sage (daughter of Allen Sage Jr. of CT, also part of the Ingersoll party).

Eleazer's children were:

  • Silas (abt 1798 Canada - 1870) married Persis Covell, both buried in Utica, MI cemetery.
  • Willard -(1801 Canada -1863) returned to Canada almost immediately.
  • Elias - (1809 Canada - 8 Dec 1855 Utica, Macomb, MI) married Rebecca McKesson(1808-21 Oct 1852) Buried in Utica Cemetery.
      George Worden Scott (2 Jul 1832) m: Lavinia Langley
      Hannah Elizabeth (18 Jun 1838)
      James Willard (5 Aug 1834) m: Hellena L Merrill
      Mary Jane (Jennie) (26 Feb 1842) m: Lester Hudson
  • Nancy (10 Oct 1814 Canada - 22 Aug 1870) married George Stead
  • Sallie (Sarah) married William Smith
  • Sophia (abt 1805 - abt 1842) married William A Davis. He and children moved to Adams County, WI about 1850.
  • Laura (or Lorena) married George Price
Joseph's parents were Ichabod and Phebe Scott, Windham, CT.
Ichabod's parents were Benjamin and Mary (Daniels) Scott, Windham CT.
Benjamin's parents were Peter and Abigail (Neale) Scott, Braintree, MA.
Peter's parents were Benjamin and Hannah Scott, born ca 1615, Eng.  Settled in Braintree, MA by 1643.