The SCOTT Family Rattlesdon, co. Suffolk, England and Ipswich

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THOMAS SCOTT (bp. 1595) of Rattlesdon and Ipswich m. Elizabeth Strutt
ELIZABETH SCOTT (bp. 1623 - 1716) m. John Spofford

First Generation

THOMAS SCOTT (bp. 1595) of Rattlesdon and Ipswich


Thomas Scott was baptised on 26 Feb 1594/5 in Rattlesdon. [Ref, p. 3] He married Elizabeth Strutt. [Ref, p. 3]

Thomas came to New England with his wife and three children, his mother and his sister Ursula Kimball's family on the Elizabeth in 1634. [Ref, p. 3] He settled in Ipswich. [Ref, p. 3]

Children of Thomas Scott and Elizabeth Strutt:

  1. Elizabeth Scott married John Spofford.

Second Generation

ELIZABETH SCOTT (bp. 1623 - 1716)

Parents: Thomas Scott and Elizabeth Strutt [Ref, p. 3][Ref, 2;37]

Elizabeth Scott was baptised on 18 Nov 1623 in Rattlesdon. [Ref, p. 3] She married John Spofford. [Ref, p. 3][Ref, 2;37] She came to New England with her parents on the Elizabeth in 1634, said to be age 9. [Ref, 2;37]


Davis, Genevieve Lockwood, Israel (290) Lockwood: Some of his ancestry and descendants, Charlotte, NC, unknown, 1961.

Spofford, Jeremiah, A Genealogical Record: Including two generations in female lines of families spelling their name Spofford, Spafford, Spafard, and Spaford, descendants of John Spofford and Elizabeth Scott, who emigrated in 1638 from Yorkshire, England, and settled at Rowley, Essex County, Mass., Boston, Printed by Alfred Mudge & Son, 1888.