DR. CHARLES A. SCOTT

Dr. Charles A. and Betsy Scott     Charles A. Scott was born in Cavendish, Vermont in 1819. His father, Isaac Scott, was a veteran of the War of 1812, and his grandfather, Thomas Scott, served throughout the Revolutionary War.  Thomas moved to Cavendish with eight children and had five more children in Vermont.  His […]

President Calvin Coolidge

President Calvin Coolidge

Calvin Coolidge, the 30th President of the United States, was born in Plymouth Notch in 1872 in a room in back of his father’s store.  The family moved to a house across the road, and there Coolidge was given the oath of office, August 3, 1923, by his father, a Justice of the Peace, upon […]

Achsa W. Sprague

Achsa W. Sprague

  Achsa W. Sprague was born November 17, 1827 on a farm in Plymouth Notch, Vermont, the sixth child of Charles and Betsey Sprague.  She was related to Carrie Brown Coolidge, the stepmother of President Calvin Coolidge. She lived most of her life in houses, long gone now, near the Notch Cemetery and just across […]