Bio:Adaline Johnson Scott

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Adaline Johnson (c.1812-1836) was a daughter of wikipedia:Richard Mentor Johnson, the ninth Vice-President of the United States, and wikipedia:Julia Chinn, the enslaved woman with whom he lived with as his wife.

In 1832 Adaline married Thomas W. Scott. They had one son, Robert Johnson Scott in about 1834. She died in early 1836.

Sources

  • Biographical Review Publishing Company. Biographical Review of Cass, Schuyler and Brown Counties, Illinois, Biographical Review Publishing Company, 1892. (Bio of Thomas W. Scott, pages 196-7)
  • Meyer, Leland Winfield, The Life and Times of Colonel Richard M. Johnson of Kentucky, Columbia University Press, New York, 1932.
  • Powell, Carolyn., "'What's love got to do with it?' : the dynamics of desire, race and murder in the slave South/" (2002). Doctoral Dissertations 1896 - February 2014. 913. http://scholarworks.umass.edu/dissertations_1/913