Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Tombstone Tuesday - Jacob W. and Juda A. Bettis


Jacob W. Bettis
Jan. 20, 1823
Feb. 28, 1906

Juda A. His Wife
May 16, 1822
Aug. 5, 1912

Christ Is My Hope

Buried at Deer Creek Cemetery, Crittenden County, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 1991.

Jacob W. Bettis was in Crittenden County by the mid-1850s and appeared on the 1860 Crittenden County census. He married Juda Walker circa 1844 probably in Jefferson County, Tennessee. Juda was the daughter of Jim Walker and Nancy Williams, according to her death certificate. The couple had the following children: Nancy E., James F., Darthula Angeline, John E. and Jacob Henry.

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