Sarah Bell Scott
Robert Scott in front of Bell-Scott house, Main Street, Charlottesville
Jesse Scott, husband of Sarah Jefferson Bell and father of Robert Scott.
Courtesy of Olivia M. Dutcher
Sarah Jefferson Bell, the daughter of Mary Hemings and white merchant Thomas Bell, lived in freedom on Charlottesville's main street. Her husband, Jesse Scott, with their sons James and Robert Scott, led a dance band well known throughout Virginia.
- Jesse Scott husband