Sir Joseph Scott, 1st Baronet

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Sir Joseph Scott, 1st Baronet (1752–1828) was an English landowner and politician.

He was the son of William Scott (d. 1753) of Great Barr Hall, then in Staffordshire. In around 1777 he replaced the hall with a new building.

In 1799 he served as High Sheriff of Staffordshire and was Member of Parliament for Worcester in 1802–1806.

On 30 April 1806 he was created 1st Baronet of the Baronetage Scott of Great Barr.

He married Margaret Whitby by whom he had three children, 1 daughter Mary who died aged 15 and two sons Edward Dolman Scott who succeeded him in 1828, and William Scott who became Vicar of Great Barr.


  • The Baronetage of England John Debrett (1839) p 327

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Edmund Wigley
Abraham Robarts
Member of Parliament for Worcester
With: Abraham Robarts
Succeeded by
Henry Bromley
Abraham Robarts
Baronetage of the United Kingdom
New creation Baronet
(of Great Barr)
Succeeded by
Edward Dolman Scott