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Elizabeth Ann "Betsy" Mathews Stennett
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Birth: Aug. 12, 1801
Lunenburg County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 1857
Prentiss County
Mississippi, USA

ELIZABETH ANN 'BETSY' MATHEWS, daughter of JEREMIAH MATHEWS and ELIZABETH FERGUSON, married BENJAMIN MERRITT STENNETT on October 12, 1820 in Davidson County, Tennessee. They moved to Williamson County, Tennessee but later moved on to Kemper County, Mississippi and from there on to Tishomingo (now Prentiss County), Mississippi. She died November 19, 1887 in Prentiss County, Mississippi; buried in Massey Cemetery.

CHILDREN OF ELIZABETH ANN AND BENJAMIN MERRITT STENNETT ARE:
(1) Sarah Evans born 1821 in Davidson County, Tennessee; died 10 Mar 1900 in Prentiss County, Mississippi; buried in Massey Cemetery; married William Levi Vandevender.
(2) William C. born November 1822 in Davidson County, Tennessee.
(3) Arteymishia born 1 Dec 1824 in Davidson County, Tennessee.
(4) George Lesson Stennett born 4 Apr 1826 in Williamson County, Tennessee; died 26 Dec 1900 in Prentiss County, Mississippi; married Elizabeth Martin.
(5) Benjamin Merritt Stennett, Jr. born 24 Sep 1828 in Williamson County, Tennessee.
(6) Elizabeth Ann born 1 Jan 1831 in Williamson County, Tennessee; married Elisha H. Tyra on 19 Nov 1857 in Tishomingo County, Mississippi.
(7) Willoughber William Stennett born 16 Oct 1832 in Williamson County, Tennessee; died 18 Dec 1914 in Prentiss County, Mississippi.
(8) Thomas Abel born October 1835, Kemper County, Mississippi; died 7 Jul 1902 in Booneville, Mississippi; buried in Massey Cemetery.
(9) Mary J. born 5 Feb 1837 in Kemper County, Mississippi; died in Delta County, Texas. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Benjamin Merritt Stennett (1792 - 1876)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Evans Stennett Vandevender (1821 - 1900)*
  George Lesson Stennett (1826 - 1900)*
  Thomas Abel Stennett (1835 - 1902)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Massey Cemetery
Prentiss County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Patricia Michel
Record added: Jun 02, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 111689812
 

 
 
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