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Betsey Merrill Burgess
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1833
Dover-Foxcroft
Piscataquis County
Maine, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 1922

Maine Births and Christenings, 1739-1900: Betsey Ann Merrill was born 14 Feb 1833 in Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis, Maine to True & Sarah C Merrill.

1850 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p280: Betsey A Merrill, age 17, born in Maine, listed with mother, Sarah C, 45 and siblings, E W, 21, Saml P, 19, N D, 15, Julia, 13, Sarah E, 11, Chas L, 9 and Marinda, 6.

Maine Marriages, 1771-1907: Betsey A Merrill married John O Burgess on 14 Dec 1850 in Piscataquis County, Maine.

1870 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p7: Betsey Burgess, age 35, born in Dover, listed with husband, John O, 39 and their children, Frank E, 13, Mary S, 10, Minnie E, 7 and Walter H, 3, in the household of husband's parents, William, 66 & Mary E, 62 as well as husband's siblings, Charles, 23, Susan, 21 and Sirusa [Louisa], 16.

1880 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p43A: Betsey A Burgess, age 47, she & parents born in Maine, listed with husband, John O, 49, and children, Frank, 23, Mary, 19, Minnie, 17 and Walter, 13 as well as father-in-law, William, 76, and brother-in-law, Charles, 32.

1900 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p6B: Betsey A Burgess, age 67, born in Feb 1833 in Maine, parents born in Maine, listed with husband of 47 years, John O, 69 and son, Walter H, 33 & his wife, Eva L, 37 and their children, Herbert N, 9, Lizzie M, 7 and Carol S (male), 5 as well as another granddaughter, Effie M Bailey, 13.

1910 census of Dover, Piscataquis, Maine p19B: Betsey Burgess, age 77, she & parents born in Maine, listed with husband of 57 years, John O, 79; mother of 5 surviving children of 5.

According to the IGI at familysearch.org, Betsey A Merrill was born about 1831 in of West Dover, Piscataquis, Maine and married John O Burgess about 1852 in Dover. 
 
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 Parents:
  True Merrill (1806 - 1848)
  Sally Lowe Merrill (1805 - 1880)
 
 Spouse:
  John O Burgess (1831 - 1916)
 
 Children:
  Mary L Burgess Demeritt (1860 - 1943)*
  Minnie E Burgess Bailey (1862 - 1957)*
  Walter H Burgess (1867 - 1964)*
 
 Siblings:
  Samuel F Merrill (1831 - 1923)*
  Betsey Merrill Burgess (1833 - 1922)
  Julia A Merrill Stowe (1837 - 1920)*
  Sarah Eliza Merrill Batchelder (1839 - 1887)*
  Charles Lowe Merrill (1841 - 1933)*
  Marinda Augusta Merrill (1844 - 1861)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Wife of John O Burgess.
 
Burial:
Pine Grove Cemetery
Dover-Foxcroft
Piscataquis County
Maine, USA
Plot: Center Section, Row 12
 
Created by: Cemetery Hopper
Record added: Jan 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23694390
Betsey <i>Merrill</i> Burgess
Added by: Cemetery Hopper
 
 
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