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 Betsy <I>Banks</I> Atkin

Betsy Banks Atkin

Death 16 Oct 1885 (aged 61)
Burial Crown Point, Lake County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 44897434 · View Source
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Betsy was born in New York, the daughter of Orrin and Olive (Brown). The family removed to Lake County, Ohio, sometime before 1845 where upon she married her husband before coming to Lake County, Indiana. The following known children came from the union: Mary, Orrin, Joseph, Morgan, Susan, Mahlon, Wilton and Loren.

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Betsy Banks
Born Jan. 19, 1824
M.B. Atkin
In Lake County, Ohio, July 4, 1840.
Moved to La Porte Co., Ind. Oct. 1846.
Moved to Lake Co., Ind. March 1853.
Died Oct. 16, 1885

Her toils are past, her work is done,
and she is fully blest,
She's fought the fight, the victory won,
and entered into rest.

Gravesite Details Sources from 1850 U.S. Census, Scipio, La Porte, Indiana, 1860 U.S. Census, Ross, Lake County, Indiana, Counties of Porter and Lake, Indiana: historical and biographical.





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  • Added: 28 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 44897434
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Betsy Banks Atkin (19 Jan 1824–16 Oct 1885), Find A Grave Memorial no. 44897434, citing Maplewood Historic Cemetery, Crown Point, Lake County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Tina (contributor 47009128) .