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Bettie Mizell Donelson
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Birth: Sep. 10, 1862
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 1939
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

W/O William Alexander Donelson Sr.

Bettie Mizell Donelson
1862 Born on Dickerson Road in Nashville,TN
Daughter of George and Georgia Hooper Mizell

1882 September Married William Alexander
Donelson.

1883 William Alexander Donelson, only child
was born.

1889 Helped organize and became a charter
member of the Ladies Hermitage Association

1894 Became an early worker in the TN
Suffrage Movement.

1897 Helped originate and develop the plan
for the Woman's Department Tennessee
Centennial.

1900 July 21 William Alexander Donelson
Bettie's husband, was killed by William
Giles Baker.

1907 Chairman of Davidson Count Woman's
Christian Temperance Union and Chairman
of the General Arrangements Committee
when the National W.C.T.U. met in Nashville,
Tennessee, November 8-13, 1907

1917-1921 Regent of the Ladies Hermitage
Association

1922-1930s President of the Andrew
Jackson Society

1923 April-May: Delegate to the World
Conference of Women in Washington,DC

1939 December 7th Died in the old
Mizell home at 223 Woodland Street,
Nashville, Tennessee

INFO From :

DONELSON, BETTIE MIZELL
(1862-1939)
PAPERS
1787-1938


Tennessee, Death Records, 1908-1958 Donelson
Name: Bettie Mizell Donelson
[Bettie Mizell Mizell]
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 11 Sep 1862
Birth Place: Nashville, Tennessee
Age: 77
Death Date: 7 Dec 1939
Death Place: Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee
Father's Name: Geo Mizell
Mother's Name: Georgia Hooper
Mother's Birth Place: Donelson, Tennessee
Certificate Number: 25714 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Mizell (1828 - 1911)
  Georgie Hooper Mizell (1838 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  William Alexander Donelson (1849 - 1900)*
 
 Children:
  William Alexander Donelson (1883 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Theresa/Thunderbird584
Record added: Dec 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102563796
Bettie <i>Mizell</i> Donelson
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Bettie <i>Mizell</i> Donelson
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Bettie <i>Mizell</i> Donelson
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