|Birth: ||Nov. 4, 1827|
|Death: ||Oct. 7, 1918|
Narka News, Narka, Kansas October 18, 1918
Mrs. Betty Elizabeth Wills was born in Amos county, Va., November 14, 1827, and died at the home of her son, Robert Wills, October 7, 1918, at the age of 90 years, 10 months and 23 days.
The deceased was married to William James Wills in 1867 to which union one son was born.
She moved to Nebraska in 1870, living in Ode county for 26 years. Her husband passed away two years before she came to Kansas.
Mrs. Betty Elizabeth Wills has made her home with her son for the past 20 years. Mrs. Wills for a long time has been a member of the Baptist church and living an upright Christian life.
She leaves to mourn her loss her son, Robert Wills, a brother, and a sister.
"The White, Hill, Wiley, & Kuns Cousins" Researched by: Opal L. Streiff, Flats Route, Southerland, Nebraska 69165, Compiled by: Peggy L. Haskell, P.O. Box 475, Burwell, Nebraska 68823, published 1986, page 299
H-81 JUDITH(8) ELIZABETH "Betty" HILL (Betty J. on tombstone) b. November 4, 1827. (Years of b. and d. taken from her tombstone.) d. October 7, 1918, Narka, Kansas. About 1896 Betty moved from Nebraska City to Kansas to live with her son, Robert. Family legend says she died destitute and granddaughter, Nina, says she lived the last few years with son, Robert, and family at Narka, Ks. Bur. Maple Grove Cemetery, Narka, Kansas m. James Wills. James is buried at Palmyra, Nebr., northeast corner of the White lost in Rosewood Cemetery. (see page 31)
H-97 Robert(9) R. Wills* b. July 3, 1869
* More information in the book
William Henry Hill (1803 - 1880)
Sarah A. Tutt Hill (1808 - 1879)
William James Wills*
Robert R Wills (1869 - 1924)*
Mildred Ann Hill White (1822 - 1886)*
William Edward Hill (1826 - 1917)*
Elizabeth Judith Hill Wills (1827 - 1918)
Susan M. Buford Hill Garnett (1829 - 1878)*
Robert Johnson Hill (1831 - 1861)*
Frances Ellen Hill Garnett (1835 - 1872)*
Sarah Letitia Hill (1839 - 1846)*
John Booton Hill (1841 - 1846)*
James Polk Hill (1845 - 1923)*
Louise Maria Hill Hill (1847 - 1875)*
Edmonia L. Hill Jackson (1851 - 1929)*
Maple Grove Cemetery
Created by: Karen Hill Walker
Record added: Dec 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102632860