Betsey Cale Cole

about 1780–2 February 1867 (Age 87)
Paris, Oneida, New York, United States

The Life of Betsey Cale

Betsey Cale Cole was born about 1780, in Paris, Oneida, New York, United States. She married Theodore Gilbert on 8 September 1800, in New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 2 February 1867, in Paris, Oneida, New York, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Clayville, Paris, Oneida, New York, United States.

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Theodore Gilbert
Betsey Cale Cole
Marriage: 8 September 1800
Fanny Gilbert
Gaylord Gilbert
Elizabeth ( Betsey) Gilbert
Hannah Gilbert
Harriet Gilbert
Theodore Cale Gilbert
Rosina Gilbert
Lyman Gilbert
Augustus Gilbert

Spouse and Children

8 September 1800
New York, United States


    Fanny Gilbert


    Elizabeth ( Betsey) Gilbert


    Hannah Gilbert


    Harriet Gilbert


    Theodore Cale Gilbert


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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 17

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Age 23

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Betsy Gilbert in household of Theo Gilbert, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Betsey Gilbert in household of Theodore Gilbert, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Betsey Gilbert, "New York State Census, 1855"

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