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Betty Ann Elizabeth Bondurant Lacy
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1855
Henry County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jan. 16, 1919
Wells County
North Dakota, USA

She was a daughter of William Bondurant and Ann unknown.
She married Moses in Henry County, Va. on 8 June 1874.
THE HENRY BULLETIN, Martinsville, Va., Fri., Feb. 28, 1919, p. 8, col. 1:
Heaton, S.D., Jan. 21st.
On Jan. 16, at ten o'clock occurred the death of Mrs. M. A. Lacy, better known as "Grandma Lacy"
Her death was not entirely unlooked for, but nevertheless it came as a blow to her relatives and friends.
Death was due to a complication setting in as a result of the flu. She had formerly had the flu and consequently her constitution was not able to withstand this second attack.
Mrs. M. A. Lacy, nee Bettie Ann Elizabeth Bondurant, was born in Henry County, Virginia, on January 9th, 1855, and at the time of her death had attained the age of 64 years and seven days.
She was educated at Oak Level, Henry County, Va.
On June 11, 1874, the deceased was married to M. A. Lacy of Henry County, Va., and for the next 35 years of her life resided with him there.
In March of 1909 the Lacy's moved to North Dakota and have resided there since.
For the past nine years they have made their home in Cottonwood and were surrounded by all their children except Walter, who died in 1910.
The deceased is survived by her husband, and her mother, Ann Bowles, a sister, Ruth Lacy, both residing in Virginia, John P. Bondurant of Spray, N.C., a half sister, Mrs. Susie Stultz, three half brothers, Ike, Dan, and Ben Bowles, all of Bassett, Va.
In addition, she is survived by seven sons as follows: James W., John P., Ansley A., Jesse B., Harry R., Ernest D., and Dewey R.
With the exception of Jesse who lives in Speedwell district, they all live in Cottonwood.
Funeral services were held at the home on Saturday, January 18th.
Interment was made in the cemetery northwest of Fessenden.
All of the children were present at the services except Ansley A., who was ill with pneumonia, and Mrs. James D. Lacy.
Harry Lacy and family arrived from Virginia Friday evening in response of a telegram.
Her obituary was written by a friend from Wells County News, Fessenden, N. Dakota.
She was a daughter of William Bondurant and Ann unknown.
She married Moses in Henry County, Va. on 8 June 1874.
1880 Census, Martinsville, Henry County, Va.,p.104:
Moses A. Lacy 26 VA
Lizzie A. Lacy 24 VA wife
James W. 6 VA son
John H. 4 VA son
Anslie 1 VA son
Otie Stone 19 VA other, works on farm
1900 Census, Reed Creek, Henry County, Va.,#114:
Moses A. Lacy 48 VA married 26 yrs (1874)
Mary A. 46 wife
Jesse B. 20 son
Walter 18 son
Harry R. 16 son
Earnest D. 8 son
Dewey R. 2 son
(all born in Va.)
1910 Census, Cottonwood, Wells County, S.D., #17:
J.W. Lacy 35 VA
Moses A. Lacy 58 VA father
Betty Lacy 56 VA mother
Dewey Lacy 13 VA brother 
Family links: 
  Moses A. Lacy (1852 - 1938)
  Walter Lacy (____ - 1910)*
  James William Lacy (1875 - 1957)*
  Ansley Aaron Lacy (1878 - 1953)*
  Jesse Ben Lacy (1880 - 1926)*
  W.E.B. Lacy (1882 - 1910)*
  Harry R Lacy (1884 - 1966)*
  Ernest Dillard Lacy (1892 - 1966)*
  Dewey Lacy (1898 - 1981)*
  Arthur J Lacy (1913 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
Hillside Cemetery
Wells County
North Dakota, USA
Created by: deegraver
Record added: Oct 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60341697
Betty Ann Elizabeth <i>Bondurant</i> Lacy
Added by: Jim Winsness
Betty Ann Elizabeth <i>Bondurant</i> Lacy
Added by: Jim Winsness
Betty Ann Elizabeth <i>Bondurant</i> Lacy
Added by: Jim Winsness
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