Person:Betsey Dow (3)

m. 3 Mar 1821
  1. Betsey Strout Dow1821 - 1898
  2. Mary Jane Dow1823 - 1860
  3. Caroline Dow1824 -
  4. William Sally Dow1826 - 1912
  5. Edmund Dow1829 -
  6. Angeline R. Dow1832 -
Facts and Events
Name Betsey Strout Dow
Gender Female
Birth[1] 20 Dec 1821 Phillips, Franklin, Maine, United States
Marriage 30 Jul 1849 Avon, Franklin, Maine, United Statesto William R. Billington
Census[4] 1850 Avon, Franklin, Maine, United StatesAge 28.
Census[3] 1860 New Vineyard, Franklin, Maine, United StatesAge 38.
Pension[2] 7 Mar 1865 Applied for pension as widow of William Billington, killed in the Civil War.
Census[5] 1870 Greene, Androscoggin, Maine, United StatesAge 48.
Death[1] 1 Jul 1898 New Bedford, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States
  1. 1.0 1.1 Massachusetts, United States. Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915
    Image 263.

    Date of Death: July 1
    Date of Record: July 5
    Name and Surname of the Deceased (if wife or widow, maiden name, and name of husband.): Betsey S Billington (William R) "Dow"
    Sex (and Color if other than white): F
    Condition (whether single, married or widowed): W
    Age (years, months, days): 76, 6, 11
    Disease or Cause of Death (Primary and secondary cause): General arterial sclorosis
    Occupation: At home
    Place of Birth: Phillips, Me
    Names and Birthplace of Parents (Maiden name of mother): John Dow, Avon Me. Elizabeth Saley, Avon Me.

  2. United States. Veterans Administration. General index to pension files, 1861-1934. (Washington, District of Columbia, United States: NARA)
    Image 1654.

    Name of Soldier: Billington, William R.
    Name of Dependent: Widow, Billington, Betsey S.
    Service: E 32 Me Inf
    Date of Filing: 1865 Mch 7
    Application No.: Widow, 85368
    Certificate No.: Widow, 71794

  3. Franklin, Maine, United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (Washington, DC: United States Census Office, 1860)

    Household head was Wm. R. Billington, 34. Other members were Enoch M Billington, age 10, Mary Billington, age 8, Ida Billington, age 6, and Franklin Billington, age 4.

  4. Franklin, Maine, United States. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (Washington, DC: United States Census Office, 1850)
    Image 15.

    Household also included William Billington, age 24, Orlando Billington, age 5, and Zachariah Billington, age 1.

  5. Androscoggin, Maine, United States. 1870 US Census Population Schedule
    Image 7.

    Household members:
    Eaton Charles H. Age 43. Painter. Born in Green Me.
    McKenney Mary. Age 36. Keeping House. Born in Webster Me.
    McKenney Clara. Age 16.
    Billington Betsy S. Age 48. Born in Anson Me.
    Billington Carrie D. Age 7. Born in New Vineyard Me.
    Billington Alice. Age 11. Born in New Vineyard Me.
    Ranger Geo W. Age 28. Carpenter. Born in Milton Me.
    Ranger Ida A. Age 16. Born in Milton Me.