South Carolina, USA
In memory of Palatia (Bailey) Betterton, whose burial place is currently unknown, but known to have passed away in Fayette County Georgia.
They had 7 Known Children:
Nancy "Nannie" Betterton White, Delilah Betterton Poe, Thomas Betterton IV who married a Rush, Nathan Betterton who married a Finley (Findley), Joshua Betterton who married a Finley, William Betterton who married a McClenny, and Henry Bailey Betterton who married a Finley. Several of the children had other marriages, they are not listed.
The Will of Palatia's father verifies several family connections, and the location of the Bailey family.
Will of John Harrison Bailey
Union County Wills P60
Book A Pp 37-38
Will of John Baily of Union District ... to my wife Mary, all my estate, real and personal; after her decease, my negro man Luke his freedom with all his property that is in my name for a certain sum of money already paid to my full satisfaction, and said negroe man shall not be hired nor sold during her natural life out of her possession; to Thomas Winn, one dollar; to William Winn, one fourth part of my estate; to my son Harrisson Bailey, one fourth of my estate; to my daughter Susanna Lawson, one fourth part of my estate, to be divided between her and her two sons, my grandson Harrison Bailey & William Bailey; to my daughter Palatiah Betterton, one fourth pat of my estate; my son in law Thomas Betterton, my exr., 31 Dec 1801. John Bailey (I) (Seal), Wit: William White, Robert White, Jas Duncan, son of Alexr. Proved by James Duncan; 9 March 1802.
Thomas Betterton (1750 - 1843)
Nancy Betterton White (1782 - ____)*
Nathan Betterton (1803 - 1868)*
Henry Bailey Betterton (1810 - 1885)*
Created by: Mike White
Record added: Feb 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84777075