Betsey Sherwin

13 December 1797–26 October 1839 (Age 41)
Landgrove, Bennington, Vermont, United States

The Life of Betsey

When Betsey Sherwin was born on 13 December 1797, in Landgrove, Bennington, Vermont, United States, her father, Jonathan Sherwin, was 24 and her mother, Keziah Mills, was 23. She married Ebenezer Holt Tuttle on 18 November 1823, in Landgrove, Bennington, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 26 October 1839, in Grafton, Windham, Vermont, United States, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Ebenezer Holt Tuttle
1800–1875
Betsey Sherwin
1797–1839
Marriage: 18 November 1823
Marcia M Tuttle
1824–1847
Mr. Tuttle
1825–
Tuttle
1826–
Kesiah Tuttle
1827–
Keziah Tuttle
1827–
Rosetta Tuttle
1828–1847
William E. Tuttle
1830–1898
Sarah Jane Tuttle
1832–1870
Mr. Tuttle
1833–
Warren C Tuttle
1835–
Mr. Tuttle
1837–
Tuttle
1837–
Betsey Tuttle
1839–1881

Spouse and Children

    Ebenezer Holt Tuttle

    Male1800–1875Male

    Female1797–1839Female

MARRIAGE
18 November 1823
Landgrove, Bennington, Vermont, United States
children

(13)

    Marcia M Tuttle

    Female1824–1847Female

    Mr. Tuttle

    Male1825–Male

    Tuttle

    Male1826–Male

    Kesiah Tuttle

    Male1827–Male

    Keziah Tuttle

    Female1827–Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 6

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812

Age 15

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a swift runner, from Middle English schere(n) ‘to shear’ + wind ‘wind’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Betsey Tuttle, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Betsy Howard, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Betsey Howard, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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