Andrew Porter Scott
- Born: 1 Feb 1829
- Marriage: Ann J. Newland on 8 Dec 1851 in Smyth Co., VA.
- Died: 19 Nov 1916, St. Clair, Smyth Co., VA. at age 87
The 1850 Federal Census for Virginia, Smyth Co., District 60 records William Scott (71) with children Andrew P. (21), Sarah E. (17), Frances A. (14), and Robert H. (9). William has real estate valued at $15,000.
Andrew P Scott: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE: Confederacy;
State Served: Virginia
Birth Date: 01 February 1829
Death Date: 19 November 1916
Death Place: Wythe, VA
Unit Numbers: 785
785 Service Record:
He enlisted in Company B, 29th Infantry Regiment Virginia on 13 March 1862. He was furloughed on 15 June 1862. He was on rolls on 15 April 1864 and wounded on 01 June 1864 at Cold Harbor, VA (Shot in left arm) then hospitalized on 02 June 1864 at Richmond, VA (Had arm amputated below shoulder).
He was then transferred to Company B, 29th Infantry Regiment Virginia on 22 February 1865 but hospitalized again on 15 March 1865 at Richmond, VA until he was transferred on 20 March 1865 to Emory, VA Hospl (Estimated day)
Physical Description: Height: 5' 6"; Eye Color: grey; Hair Color: dark; Complexion: sallow.
See general notes on his son, William, for 1870 & 1880 census facts.
Andrew married Ann J. Newland on 8 Dec 1851 in Smyth Co., VA. (Ann J. Newland was born about 1827 and died about 1875 in St. Clair, Smyth Co., VA..)