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Capt Richard Betts, I

Capt Richard Betts, I

Birth
Hertfordshire, England
Death 18 Nov 1713 (aged 99)
Queens County, New York, USA
Burial Maspeth, Queens County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 13209923 · View Source
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Captain Richard (1613-1713) and wife Joanna's home stood at the southwest corner of territory now surrounded by the Betts cemetery. The home was razed in 1899. According to legend, Captain Richard Betts dug his own grave in the Betts family plot a few days before he died. Their graves are not detectable.



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  • Created by: KRW
  • Added: 2 Feb 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13209923
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Richard Betts, I (11 Apr 1614–18 Nov 1713), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13209923, citing Betts Cemetery, Maspeth, Queens County, New York, USA ; Maintained by KRW (contributor 46517473) .