Elizabeth Ann "Betsey" Algar

1823–9 May 1895 (Age 72)
Baston, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth Ann "Betsey"

When Elizabeth Ann "Betsey" Algar was born in 1823, in Baston, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Algar, was 38 and her mother, Jane Bassett, was 36. She married Thomas Coulson on 13 October 1847. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Carroll, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Uffington, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881. She died on 9 May 1895, in Tina, Carroll, Missouri, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Bosworth, Carroll, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Coulson
1824–1885
Elizabeth Ann "Betsey" Algar
1823–1895
Marriage: 13 October 1847
Mary Ann Ruston Coulson
1848–1911
Jane Coulson
1850–1922
John Walter Coulson
1853–1922
Harriet "Hattie" Coulson
1855–1924
Thomas jr Coulson
1857–
Alice Effie Coulsen
1859–1926
Susan Coulson
1862–1927
Emma Coulson
1865–1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 October 1847
children

(8)

    Mary Ann Ruston Coulson

    Female1848–1911Female

    Jane Coulson

    Female1850–1922Female

    John Walter Coulson

    Male1853–1922Male

    Harriet "Hattie" Coulson

    Female1855–1924Female

    Thomas jr Coulson

    Male1857–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Algar

    Male1785–1835Male

    Jane Bassett

    Female1787–1867Female

siblings

(4)

    William Algar

    Male1810–Male

    Edward Basset Algar

    Male1813–1815Male

    Ann Algar

    Female1815–Female

    Female1823–1895Female

World Events (8)

1823

Age 0

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 6

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
1843

Age 20

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

Saxon: Help in war. Elgar is another spelling.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Betsey Colson in household of Thomas Colson, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Betsey Coulson in household of Thomas Coulson, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Betsey Colson in household of Thomas Colson, "New York State Census, 1865"

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