Elizabeth “Betsey” <I>Gray</I> Raymond

Elizabeth “Betsey” Gray Raymond

Sharon, Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA
Death 21 Aug 1839 (aged 73)
Victor, Ontario County, New York, USA
Burial Victor, Ontario County, New York, USA
Plot row 11 stone 26
Memorial ID 54165074 · View Source
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Wife of Abraham Raymond (b. Dec 12, 1757, died May 12, 1830 in Sherburne, Chenango Co., NY) m. May 5, 1783.

Mother of Lodema & Electa (both wives of Jasper W. Peet), Mercy (Isaac Mudge), David (Laura Fox), Ebenezer (Lydia Chapman), John (Mary Green), Abigail (Alvin Smith), Cynthia, Josiah (Sarah), B. Newcomb, Samantha (G. W. Gould/Goble).

According to "Reminiscences, anecdotes and statistics of the early settlers and the olden time' in the town of Sherburne, Chenango County, N.Y." quote:
The first settlers (of Sherburne) came in 1792,....the wife of Abraham Raymond was the only white female in the town. The first white female infant was Abigail Raymond, born in 1793.

some info from:
Genealogies of the Raymond families of New England, 1630-1 to 1886 : with a historical sketch of some of the Raymonds of early times, their origin, etc.

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Betsy, wife of Abram Raymond, died August 24, 1839, aged 73 years
(on same stone as Laura Fox, wife of Betsey's son, David Raymond)



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  • Added: 26 Jun 2010
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