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Bloomington in McLean County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

John M. Scott / Charlotte Ann Perry Scott

08/01/1824 - 01/21/1898 / 09/18/1831 - 12/01/1917

 

— Evergreen Memorial Cemetery —

 
John M. Scott / Charlotte Ann Perry Scott Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 28, 2020
1. John M. Scott / Charlotte Ann Perry Scott Marker
Inscription.  

John served as judge to the 8th Judicial Circuit in Illinois 1862-1870
Elected to the Illinois Supreme Court 1870-1888
One of the founders of the McLean County Historical Society in 1892

John considered Sarah his equal and life partner.
They were laid to rest with their only children Samuel Perry Scott and Sarah Davis Scott.

Their estate made provision for the John M. Scott Health Care Trust Fund, which is responsible for the care and treatment of all who need it regardless of age, race, sex, or economic status

 
Erected by Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesCharity & Public Work.
 
Location. 40° 28.106′ N, 88° 59.199′ W. Marker is in Bloomington, Illinois, in McLean County. Marker can be reached from East Miller Street. Marker is located at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 E Miller St, Bloomington IL 61701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker
John M. Scott / Charlotte Ann Perry Scott Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 28, 2020
2. John M. Scott / Charlotte Ann Perry Scott Marker
In front of the Scott mausoleum in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.
. Dorothy Louise Gage (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sgt. Joshua P. Rodgers Veterans Field (about 500 feet away); Charles "Old Hoss" Radbourne (about 500 feet away); McCormick Family Plot (about 500 feet away); Adlai Ewing Stevenson I (about 600 feet away); Adlai Ewing Stevenson II (about 600 feet away); Gridley Family Plot (about 700 feet away); Plane Crash Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bloomington.
 
Also see . . .
1. John M. Scott on Wikipedia. (Submitted on November 17, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.)
2. Judge John Milton Scott on Findagrave. (Submitted on November 17, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 17, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 46 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 17, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.
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