Betsy North

about 1793–3 March 1849 (Age 56)
Providence Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Betsy

When Betsy North was born about 1793, in Providence Township, Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Thomas North, was 36 and her mother, Naomi Davis, was 31. She died on 3 March 1849, in Richland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Thomas North
1757–1815
Naomi Davis
1762–1844
Joshua North
1786–1865
Betsy North
1793–1849
Jemima North
1789–1840
Mary Ann "Naomi" North
1790–1834
Joseph Exner North
1791–1862
Elizabeth North
1796–
Magdalena Davis North
1797–1831
Roger Davis North
1800–1867

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Joshua North

    Male1786–1865Male

    Jemima North

    Female1789–1840Female

    Female1790–1834Female

    Joseph Exner North

    Male1791–1862Male

    Female1793–1849Female

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 1

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1803

Age 10

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1808

Age 15

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name, from Middle English north ‘north’, for someone who lived in the northern part of a village or to the north of a main settlement ( compare Norrington 1), or a regional name for someone who had migrated from the north. Compare Norris 1.2 Irish: regional name for someone from Ulster, the northern area of Ireland, in part as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Ultaigh ( see McNulty ) or (in Westmeath) of Ultach.3 German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with a cognate of Old High German nord ‘north’.

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

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