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Mary Eliza "Bessie" Harris Billings
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Birth: 1833
Death: Jun. 4, 1878

Mother of Jennie Billings, she lived 45 years. She died from a gunshot wound which caused the sensational trial of her husband. However the trial eventually ended in his acquital. At least one book has been written about the trial: "To Spend Eternity Alone: The Trail of Jesse Billings", Jr. by Palmer, Hollis A.. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Harris (1799 - 1862)
  Mary C Harris (1810 - 1906)
 
 Spouse:
  Jesse Billings (1828 - 1905)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Eliza Harris Billings (1833 - 1878)
  John C. Harris (1837 - 1930)*
  William A Harris (1839 - 1867)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"MY MOTHER"
 
Burial:
Bacon Hill Cemetery
Bacon Hill
Saratoga County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Dave Peck
Record added: May 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53085364
Mary Eliza Bessie <i>Harris</i> Billings
Added by: Dave Peck
 
 
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