Anna Schott Motley Collection, 1897-1990 | East Texas Research Center

By Zachary W. Taylor

Collection Overview

Title: Anna Schott Motley Collection, 1897-1990Add to your cart.

ID: A/242

Primary Creator: Motley, Anna Schott

Extent: 1.5 Linear Feet

Subjects: Families -- Miscellanea, Families -- Texas -- Nacogdoches, Photographs

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection consists of photographs, documents, and a ledger dating between the 1890s and the 1990s.

Collection Historical Note

The Schott family of Nacogdoches, Texas was headed by Frank Sebastian Schott who was born January 20, 1871, in Chicago Illinois, and his family came from the Rhine area of Germany. The collection itself is named for Anna Mary Schott, the wife of Frank Sebastian Schott, who was born in Nacogdoches on June 2, 1876. Her grandfathers were William Clark and Charles S. Taylor, both of whom were signers of the Texas Declaration of Independence in 1836.

Frank and Anna married on New Years Eve of 1907. Frank Schott was a successful traveling salesman for Nunn-Busch Shoes. The couple had three children, Francis Joseph (Buck) Schott (b. 1912), Anna Mary Schott (b. 1914), and Eugene Edward Schott (b. 1916). Frank Schott passed away July 16, 1939, and Anna Mary on February 29, 1964. They are buried in the Oak Grove Cemetery, Nacogdoches, Texas.

Subject/Index Terms

Families -- Miscellanea
Families -- Texas -- Nacogdoches

Administrative Information

Repository: East Texas Research Center

Related Materials: Charles S. Taylor Papers. ETRC Personal & Family Collection. A-31

Box and Folder Listing

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Photographs],
[Box 2: Photographs],
[Bundle 1: Parade Photographs of Prize Winners],

Box 1: PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Anna Mary Schott's Bachelors of ArtsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Empty EnvelopesAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: W.G. Pollock LedgerAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Marriage License, 1907, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Redland Herald Newspaper, June 20, 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Notes, Policies, By-Laws & PostcardsAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Tax & Bank ReceiptsAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Anna Clark, Anna Taylor, & Unidentified Photos (2)Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Anna Mary Schott & ChildrenAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Anna, Frank, & Francis SchottAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: B.F. Hardeman & FamilyAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Eugene Schott Picture & PortraitAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Gravesites & BurialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Group PhotosAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Ice Storm PhotosAdd to your cart.

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Photographs],
[Box 2: Photographs],
[Bundle 1: Parade Photographs of Prize Winners],


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