Betsey Graves

1791–
Woodford, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Betsey

When Betsey Graves was born in 1791, in Woodford, Kentucky, United States, her father, Benjamin Taylor Graves, was 28 and her mother, Sallie Cole, was 26. She married Finley in 1810. She died in her hometown.

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Family Time Line

Finley
1790–
Betsey Graves
1791–
Marriage: 1810

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1810Woodford, Kentucky, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1791
    Age 0
    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
    1792 · Becomes the 15th State
    Age 1
    On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 34
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern and eastern England): variant of Grave , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.English: alternatively, a variant of Greaves or Grieves .Altered form of German Greff , with the addition of excrescent -s, a common feature of Americanized surnames.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Grave

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