Betsey Watson

26 December 1801–6 November 1862 (Age 60)
Limerick, York, Maine, United States

The Life Summary of Betsey

When Betsey Watson was born on 26 December 1801, in Limerick, York, Maine, United States, her father, David Watson Sr, was 25 and her mother, Else Doloff, was 25. She married David Hasty, Jr. on 21 May 1826, in Limington, York, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. She lived in Jackson, Waldo, Maine, United States for about 10 years and Weld, Oxford, Massachusetts, United States in 1880. She died on 6 November 1862, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

David Hasty, Jr.
Betsey Watson
Marriage: 21 May 1826
Emma Jane Hasty
David Hasty
Susan Hasty
Louisa Mary Hasty
Alice Eliva Hasty
Lorane Boody Hasty

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 May 1826Limington, York, Maine, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 2
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    Age 4
    Historical Boundaries1805: Oxford, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Oxford, Maine, United States
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 18
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    Scottish, English, and Irish: patronymic meaning ‘son of Wat’, a pet form of Walter that was particularly common in Scotland and northern England. See Watt .

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

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    Sources (23)

    • Betsy Harty in household of David Harty, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Betsey Hasty in household of David Hasty, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Betsy Hasty in entry for Kimball and Hasty, "Maine Marriages, 1771-1907"

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