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Rev Frederick W. Betts
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1858
Winnebago County
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1932

Betts became minister of the First Church, a position he held until his death. He was also active in civic affairs, serving as president of the Associated Charities of Syracuse (1906-1910), president of the Board of Syracuse Public Library, and as chairman of the Syracuse chapter of the American Red Cross. Betts wrote several books, including A Philosophy and Faith of Universalism, The Abiding Life, and Forty Fruitful Years. Syracuse University's library contains letters, notes, and sermons by Betts.

The Valley branch of Onondaga County Public Library is named for him.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary R. Browning Betts (1857 - 1938)*
 
 Children:
  Welcome Andrew Betts (1879 - 1913)*
  Charles Frederick Betts (1889 - 1954)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Syracuse
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Plot: Sect 63 lot 99
 
Created by: Diane LM
Record added: Aug 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57247646
Rev Frederick W. Betts
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Rev Frederick W. Betts
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Rev Frederick W. Betts
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 Added: Aug. 21, 2010
 
 
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