Betsey GEORGE

Female 1829 - 1898  (68 years)


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  • Name Betsey GEORGE 
    Born 14 Jul 1829  Bradford, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Betsey [George], d. John and Vashti, July 14, 1829. [1]
    Gender Female 
    Died 16 Mar 1898  Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death record of Betsey K. Evans cites age4 68 years 8 months 2 days, died East Kingston, New Hampshire 16 March 1898, married, occupation Housewife, born Groveland, Massachusetts, daughter of John George, occupation Farmer, born Groveland, and Vashti Corliss, born Haverhill, Massachusetts. Cause of death is neuralgia of heart. Burial Merrimac, Massachusetts. [3]
    Person ID I2608  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2014 

    Father John GEORGE,   b. 3 May 1800, Hill, Merrimack County, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1871, Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Vashti CORLISS,   b. 11 Mar 1799, Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1885, Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 6 May 1825  Haverhill, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • John [George], of West Newbury, and Vashti Corliss, May 6, 1825.* [4]
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 13 September 1850:

      - George, John, age 50, occupation Shoemaker, born New Hampshire.
      - George, Vashta, age 51, property value $900, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Mary A., age 17, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Thomas C., age 15, occupation Shoemaker, born Massachusetts.
      - George, William T., age 12, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Deborah D., age 10, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Andrew J., age 8, born Massachusetts.

    • 1855 state census of Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 17 September 1855:

      - George, John, age 55, occupation Farmer, born New Hampshire.
      - George Bashti, age 56, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Mary A., age 22, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Thomas C., age 20, occupation Boot Closer, born Massachusetts.
      - George, William T., age 18, occupation Boot Closer, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Deborah, age 15, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Andrew J., age 13, born Massachusetts.

    • 1860 census of Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 7 June 1860:

      - George, John, age 60, occupation Farmer, real estate value $1,000, personal property $150, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Vesta, age 58, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Thomas, age 25, occupation Shoe Maker, born Massachusetts.
      - George, William, age 23, occupation Shoe Maker, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Andrew, age 18, occupation Shoe Maker, born Massachusetts.

    • 1865 state census of Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 1 May 1865:

      - George, John, age 66, born New Hampshire, occupation Farmer.
      - George, Vashti C., age 66, born Massachusetts, occupation Housekeeper.
      - George, Thomas C., age 28, born Massachusetts, occupation Shoemaker.
      - George, William T., age 27, born Massachusetts, occupation Shoemaker.
      - George, Andrew J., age 22, born Massachusetts, occupation Shoemaker.

    • 1870 census of Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 18 July 1870:

      - George, John, age 70, occupation Works Farming, real estate value $2,200, personal property $800, born New Hampshire.
      - George, Vesta, age 71, occupation Keeping House, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Thomas C., age 34, occupation Works Shoe Making, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Andrew, age 25, occupation Works Shoe Making, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Betsey, age 38, occupation Nurse, born Massachusetts.

    • 1880 census of Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 10 June 1880:

      - George, Vashti C., age 81, occupation is blank, born Massachusetts, both parents born Massachusetts.
      - George, Thomas C., age 52, son, single, occupation Farmer, born Massachusetts, both parents born Massachusetts.

      On the same census page is ...

      - George, Andrew J., age 36, occupation Works in Shoe Factory, born Massachusetts, both parents born Massachusetts.
      - George, Fanny K., age 35, wife, occupation Keeping House, born Massachusetts, both parents born Massachusetts.

    Family ID F45  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Philip C. STEVENS,   b. 12 Sep 1829, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1908, Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 2 Sep 1849  Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Betsey K. [George], of Bradford, d. John and Olive, and Philip C. Stevens of Newbury, a. 20 y., mariner, s. Moses and Mary, Sept. 2, 1849. [5]
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 13 August 1850:

      - Stevens, Philip C., age 20, occupation Mariner, born Massachusetts, married within the year.
      - Stevens, Betsy, age 20, born Massachusetts, married within the year.
      - Stevens, Alvan, 6 months, born Massachusetts.

    • 1855 state census of Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 3 August 1855:

      - Stevens, Philip C., age 26, occupation Mariner, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Betsey, age 24, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Alvin A., age 5, born Massachusetts.

    • 1860 census of Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 6 June 1860:

      - Parker, Woodbridge, age 40, occupation Farmer, real estate value $200, personal property $500, born Massachusetts.
      - Parker, Sarah, age 28, born Massachusetts.
      - Parker, George W., age 5, born Massachusetts.
      - Parker, Lenard, age 6, born Massachusetts.
      - Parker, Edward, age 5, born Massachusetts.
      - Parker, Daniel, age 3, born Massachusetts.
      - Parker, Harriot, age 8 months, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Betsey, age 32 (Sarah's sister), born Massachusetts.
      - Parker, Charles, age 54, born Massachusetts.

    • 1865 state census of Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 1 May 1865:

      - Stevens, Philip C., age 27, married, occupation Fisherman, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Alvin, age 15, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Caroline, age 32, single, occupation Housekeeper, born Massachusetts.

    • 1870 census of Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 10 June 1870:

      - Stevens, Samuel, age 45, occupation Boat Fishing, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Mary, age 38, occupation Keeping House, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, George, age 19, occupation Boat Fishing, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Lucy, age 13, occupation At School, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Jennie, age 8, occupation At School, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, James S., age 5, occupation At Home, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Edith, age 2, occupation At Home, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Alvin D., age 17, occupation Boat Fishing, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Philip, age 40, occupation Boat Fishing, born Massachusetts.

    • 1870 census of Groveland, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 18 July 1870:

      - George, John, age 70, occupation Works Farming, real estate value $2,200, personal property $800, born New Hampshire.
      - George, Vesta, age 71, occupation Keeping House, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Thomas C., age 34, occupation Works Shoe Making, born Massachusetts.
      - George, Andrew, age 25, occupation Works Shoe Making, born Massachusetts.
      - Stevens, Betsey, age 38, occupation Nurse, born Massachusetts.

    Children 
     1. Alvin A. STEVENS,   b. 1850, Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870  (Age 21 years)
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2014 
    Family ID F52  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Smith EVANS,   b. Abt 1824, Salisbury, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 Mar 1880  Merrimac, Essex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The Massachusetts marriage record of Smith Evans and Betsey K. (George) Stevens cites the groom's residence Merrimac, age 56, second marriage, occupation Farmer, born Salisbury, son of John and Abigail (Smith). The bride's residence is Greenland, age 50, second marriage, occupation is blank, born Groveland, daughter of John and Vashti (Corliss). [6]
    Notes 
    • 1880 census of Merrimac, Essex County, Massachusetts, enumerated 8 June 1880:

      - Evans, Smith, age 56, occupation Farmer, born Massachusetts, both parents born Massachusetts.
      - Evans, Betsy, age 52, wife, occupation Keeping House, born Massachusetts, both parents born Massachusetts.
      - Evans, (looks like) Huljar, age 81, mother, widowed, birth is too faded to be legible.
      - Larson, Josephine, age 29, niece, single, (looks like) born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother's birthplace too faded to be legible.

    Last Modified 7 Dec 2014 
    Family ID F30593  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jul 1829 - Bradford, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Sep 1849 - Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Mar 1880 - Merrimac, Essex County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Mar 1898 - Kingston, Rockingham County, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S64] Massachusetts Vital Records Website, website: http://ma-vitalrecords.org/, Bradford births, pg. 55.

    2. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/, Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915.

    3. [S70] Ancestry.com, New Hampshire, Death and Disinterment Records, 1754-1947.

    4. [S64] Massachusetts Vital Records Website, website: http://ma-vitalrecords.org/, Haverhill marriages, pg. 131.

    5. [S70] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.
      Newburyport marriages, pg. 182

    6. [S70] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915.