Betsy Lepper Mather

Birth
Montgomery County, New York, USA
Death 12 Oct 1861 (aged 52–53)
De Witt, Clinton County, Iowa, USA
Burial De Witt, Clinton County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 45244929 · View Source
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Daughter of John Lepper, a soldier of the Revolution, and Mary Prime(Braeme). According to a list of damaged headstones at the De Witt Museum there is a fragment that reads: MARTHAT(?)____ wife of _anford". The Mather name was also spelled "Marthar" for several generations in the 19th Century.

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Her son William's obit states she had 5 sons and seven daughter.

The 1850 and 1856 Iowa censuses list the children:

Cotton Smith- known as Smith

Charlotte

Mary M.

Harriett

Sanford, Jr.

Charles

James

Sarah E.

William L.

Nancy

Adelaide/Nancy *

Alice

* (Nancy who was 2 months old in 1850 is likely Adelaide who was 6 in 1856.)



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  • Created by: Kent Gebhard
  • Added: 8 Dec 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 45244929
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Betsy Lepper Mather (1808–12 Oct 1861), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45244929, citing Oak Ridge Cemetery, De Witt, Clinton County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Kent Gebhard (contributor 47001358) .