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Betsy Melvina Davenport
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Birth: Jan. 6, 1845
Michigan, USA
Death: Apr. 21, 1863
Ionia County
Michigan, USA

Betsy's childhood years were at first difficult, as her parents, already in their thirties, had moved from their home in New York to start life anew in Michigan, just four years before Betsy was born.

In time, however, the Davenports became one of the wealthiest families in the township, thanks to hard-working Nathaniel, Betsy's father. (See her parents' biographies for the initial hardships and ultimate success of Betsy's family.)

Betsy's siblings included Wallace (1835-1913), Hannah Jane (1836-?), Mary Caroline (1838-?), Emory Harrison (1841-1855), Nathaniel Jr. (1843-1863), Eunice Almeda (1847-1886) and Esther Loretta. 
Family links: 
  Nathaniel Davenport (1803 - 1881)
  Eunice Fallass Davenport (1806 - 1878)
  Wallace Davenport (1835 - 1913)*
  Emory Harrison Davenport (1841 - 1855)*
  Nathaniel Davenport (1843 - 1863)*
  Betsy Melvina Davenport (1845 - 1863)
  Eunice Almeda Davenport (1847 - 1886)*
  Esther Loretta Davenport Cusick (1849 - 1929)*
*Calculated relationship
Marble Cemetery
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Corey & Douglas Marshall...
Record added: Jun 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71626733
Betsy Melvina Davenport
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Betsy Melvina Davenport
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