The Augusta Cemetery Family Trees

James BettisAge: 73 years18141887

Name
James Bettis
Given names
James
Surname
Bettis
Note:
Birth April 14, 1814 31 30
Citation details: Jacob Bettis and Some of His Descendants - February 25, 1962
Text:
John, the son of Jacob, was reared to manhood in Penna., and was married to Miss Mary Baker of Lancaster County, Penna., to which union were born the following children: James, Jacob, John, and Nancy.
Birth of a sisterNancy Bettis
about 1817 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: Jacob Bettis and Some of His Descendants - February 25, 1962
Text:
John, the son of Jacob, was reared to manhood in Penna., and was married to Miss Mary Baker of Lancaster County, Penna., to which union were born the following children: James, Jacob, John, and Nancy.
Citation details: West, Columbiana County, Ohio, 405A
Text:
West Twp., Columbiana Co., GR101, age 33 & born in Pennsylvania
MarriageHannah MoorehouseView this family
August 9, 1838 (Age 24 years)

Citation details: Jacob Bettis and Some of His Descendants - February 25, 1962
Text:
James Bettis, son of John and Mary, married and remained in Carroll Co.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Sarah Ann Bettis
about 1840 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#2
John Bettis
September 1841 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: Franklin, Columbiana OH ED 7, Page 5B
Death of a fatherJohn Bettis
May 8, 1846 (Age 32 years)

Citation details: Jacob Bettis and Some of His Descendants - February 25, 1962
Text:
He later added 41 acres, which he bought in 1837, where they resided until his death in 1846 at the age of 63 years. Mary passed away in 1868 at age of 84 years and both were buried in what is known as Quaker Cemetery.
Birth of a son
#3
Eli Bettis
June 28, 1846 (Age 32 years)
Citation details: Book 1 Page 54
Text:
Birth date calculated from Carroll County Death Records.
Birth of a son
#4
Martin Bettis
about 1848 (Age 33 years)
Census June 26, 1860 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: Page 46
Text:
JAMES BETTIS, age 40, Farmer, Real 2300, personal 500, born Pennsylvania; HANNAH BETTIS, age 38, born England; SARAH A. BETTIS, age 20, born Ohio; JOHN BETTIS, age 18, Farmer, born Ohio; ELI BETTIS, age 14, born Ohio, attends school; MARTIN BETTIS, age 12, born Ohio, attends school.
Marriage of a childJohn BettisMary Ellen CoxView this family
Type: Civil marriage
August 27, 1863 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: Page 26
Text:
Page 377 Off. 272 ((Wm Rutledge JP) 27 Aug 1863 BETTS (underlined), John m Miss Mary Ellen COX Certificate reads BETTIZ
Marriage of a childJohn Edward LaffertySarah Ann BettisView this family
March 31, 1864 (Age 49 years)
Death of a motherMary Baker
October 18, 1868 (Age 54 years)

Citation details: Jacob Bettis and Some of His Descendants - February 25, 1962
Text:
He later added 41 acres, which he bought in 1837, where they resided until his death in 1846 at the age of 63 years. Mary passed away in 1868 at age of 84 years and both were buried in what is known as Quaker Cemetery.
Burial of a motherMary Baker
October 18, 1868 (Age 54 years)
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 116
Text:
Quaker Ridge Cemetery, Row 8, north end. BETTIS, Mary w/o John Bettis; d Oct. 18, 1868; ae 84y 9m 5d
Marriage of a childEli BettisFloretta J. JohnsonView this family
December 7, 1871 (Age 57 years)
Citation details: Page 7
Text:
Page 209; Cert. 627; Off. 124 7 Dec 1871 BETTIS, Eli m. Miss Floretta J. JOHNSON. Benjamin Johnson of Eckley swears Eli is 21. Ceremony performed by George W. Johnson. M.G.
Death of a sonEli Bettis
September 1, 1874 (Age 60 years)
Cause: White Swelling
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 11
Citation details: Book 1 Page 54
Text:
BETTIS, Eli - d. 1874 Sep 1 of white swelling in Augusta Tp, b. same, 28y 2m 4d, married, farmer.
Death of a brotherJohn Bettis Jr
October 23, 1876 (Age 62 years)
Publication: Newspaper published in Carrollton, Oh
Citation details: 25 Oct 1876, Wed
Text:
DIED Mr John Bettis of Augusta township died suddenly Monday last. The funeral is today.
Burial of a brotherJohn Bettis Jr
October 23, 1876 (Age 62 years)
Census June 5, 1880 (Age 66 years)
Citation details: Page 6, SD 8, ED 30
Text:
JAMES BETTIS, Age 61, Farmer, Cannot read or write, Born Pennsylvania, Parents born Pennsylvania HANNAH BETTIS, Age 60, Wife, Keeping house, Born England, Parents born England ELMER LAFFERTY, Age 13, Grandson, Farm laborer, Born Ohio, Parents born Ohio
Death of a daughterSarah Ann Bettis
August 3, 1880 (Age 66 years)

Burial of a daughterSarah Ann Bettis
August 3, 1880 (Age 66 years)
Cemetery: Augusta Cemetery, Sec A, Row 12
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 10
Text:
LAFFERTY, Sarah A. w/o John E. Lafferty; d Aug 1 1829; ae 89y 6m
Note:
This is a very old stone and difficult to read. Vol. I reads as noted above. The Augusta Cemetery Web Master has estimated the death date is 1880 - not 1829. Regardless of the date of death and age of death, Sarah A. Lafferty is buried in Section A, Row 12 according to Vol. I. She is buried next to her parents James Bettis and Hannah Bettis and beside her brother Eli Bettis.
Death June 9, 1887 (Age 73 years)
Cause of death: Bright's Disease
Text:
BETTIS, James b 14 Apr. 1814; d 9 June 1887
Citation details: Book 4 Page 27
Text:
BETTIS, James Sr. - d. 1887 Jun 9 of Bright's dis in Augusta Tp, b. Bedford PA, 73y 1m 25d, married, farm.
Burial June 9, 1887 (on the date of death)
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 11
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elder brother
22 months
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Family with Hannah Moorehouse - View this family
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Marriage: August 9, 1838
2 years
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21 months
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5 years
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3 years
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BirthTaylor Woodward Research
Citation details: Jacob Bettis and Some of His Descendants - February 25, 1962
Text:
John, the son of Jacob, was reared to manhood in Penna., and was married to Miss Mary Baker of Lancaster County, Penna., to which union were born the following children: James, Jacob, John, and Nancy.
MarriageTaylor Woodward Research
Citation details: Jacob Bettis and Some of His Descendants - February 25, 1962
Text:
James Bettis, son of John and Mary, married and remained in Carroll Co.
CensusCensus, Federal, 1860
Citation details: Page 46
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JAMES BETTIS, age 40, Farmer, Real 2300, personal 500, born Pennsylvania; HANNAH BETTIS, age 38, born England; SARAH A. BETTIS, age 20, born Ohio; JOHN BETTIS, age 18, Farmer, born Ohio; ELI BETTIS, age 14, born Ohio, attends school; MARTIN BETTIS, age 12, born Ohio, attends school.
CensusCensus, Federal, 1880
Citation details: Page 6, SD 8, ED 30
Text:
JAMES BETTIS, Age 61, Farmer, Cannot read or write, Born Pennsylvania, Parents born Pennsylvania HANNAH BETTIS, Age 60, Wife, Keeping house, Born England, Parents born England ELMER LAFFERTY, Age 13, Grandson, Farm laborer, Born Ohio, Parents born Ohio
DeathTombstone - Augusta Cemetery
Text:
BETTIS, James b 14 Apr. 1814; d 9 June 1887
DeathCarroll County, Ohio Death Records
Citation details: Book 4 Page 27
Text:
BETTIS, James Sr. - d. 1887 Jun 9 of Bright's dis in Augusta Tp, b. Bedford PA, 73y 1m 25d, married, farm.
BurialCarroll County Ohio Cemeteries, Carroll County 1802-1990, Vol. I
Publication: Carroll County Genealogical Society, Carrollton, Ohio 44615
Citation details: Page 11
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