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Jacob W. "Jake" Bettis
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Birth: Jan. 20, 1823
Jefferson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1905
Crittenden County
Kentucky, USA

Jacob W. Bettis was the son of Eli Bettis and Dorothy Lewis Bettis. He married Judith Ann Walker and moved from Jefferson County, Tennessee to Crittenden County in western Kentucky, before 1850. Jake was a farmer. Several years after the Civil War, his brother, Duke Kimbrough Bettis also moved to Crittenden County.

Jake and Juda were the parents of Nancy, Dorothy, John and Jacob Henry.

Jake's sister Mary Anna Bettis married Stanton Pierce. They were married in Jefferson County, TN and later moved to Crittenden County, KY.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Eli Bettis (1791 - 1869)
  Darthula Lewis Bettis (1800 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Juda Ann Walker Bettis (1822 - 1912)*
 
 Children:
  Nancy Emline BETTIS WHEELER Hearell (1845 - 1917)*
  Darthula Angeline Bettis Ainsworth (1848 - 1918)*
  Jacob Henry Bettis (1857 - 1942)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jacob W. Bettis (1823 - 1905)
  Mary Anna Bettis Pierce (1825 - 1902)*
  Duke Kimbrough Bettis (1831 - 1880)**
  Pleasant E Bettis (1833 - 1865)*
  Joseph Emsley Bettis (1836 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Christ Is My Hope
 
Note: Double stone with Juda A. Bettis
 
Burial:
Deer Creek Cemetery
Sheridan
Crittenden County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Ron
Originally Created by: BJJ
Record added: Apr 02, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35436614
Jacob W. Jake Bettis
Added by: Ron
 
Jacob W. Jake Bettis
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Happy birthday, Jake.
- Ron
 Added: Jan. 20, 2011
FOR JACOB W. BETTIS, THE SON OF ELI BETTIS (1791-1869) WHO IS BURIED IN CALDWEL SPRINGS CEMETERY, BUT WHOSE STONE HAS FALLEN. JACOB'S DAUGHTER WAS NANCY EMLINE BETTIS WHO FIRST MARRIED ANDREW JEWEL WHEELER, THEN ROBERT A. HEARELL (ALL 3 BURIED AT DEER CR...(Read more)
- JOHN (DICKY) HARDIN
 Added: Jun. 6, 2009
 
 
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