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BENJAMIN BETTYS

Grand Meadow Cemetery
Clayton County, Iowa
Uploaded 3/6/2005 by
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There are inscriptions on all sides of this stone.

Susan & Mason D. Bettys
(no dates)

Benjamin Bettys
died 1/14/1878
aged 67 years

Mary Bettys
dates illegible

Phillip C.
s/o B. ?. & M.C. Bettys
died ? 1863
aged 23 y 5 m ? d
Member Co. L 8th Reg Ill Cavalry

GAR marker next to stone

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Group EntryBETTYS, Mason D.
Group EntryBETTYS, Susan
Group EntryBETTYS, Mary
Group EntryBETTYS, Phillip C.

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Posted on Jun-4-2014 by CARL INGWALSON
Mason served in Company B, 21st Iowa Infantry, and died of chronic diarrhea on 03/19/1863 at Ste. Genevieve, Missouri. Orderly Sergeant William Lyons accompanied the body home for burial

Posted on Jun-4-2014 by CARL INGWALSON
Phillip C. Bettys enlisted September 2, 1861 in Company L, 8th Illinois Cavalry. He was killed at Culpepper, Virginia, on September 13, 1863.

Posted on Jun-4-2014 by CARL INGWALSON
The 1860 township census reflects Benjamin (age 49, born in NY), Marcy (sic) (age 55 born in MA), Philip (sic) (age 20, born in WI), Susan (age 18, born in WI), and Mason (age 16, born in WI).

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