When George Arthur Betts was born on 7 October 1852, in New Jersey, United States, his father, Joseph Wilson Betts, was 42 and his mother, Eliza Mary Chantry, was 33. He married Rhoda A Burke on 14 October 1880, in Guthrie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Berwyn, Custer, Nebraska, United States in 1910 and Chappell, Deuel, Nebraska, United States for about 10 years. He died on 12 November 1935, in Nebraska, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Ansley, Custer, Nebraska, United States.
English: variant of Bett , with excrescent -s, a patronymic or metronymic from the medieval personal name Bett, a short form of Bartholomew, Beatrice, or Elizabeth.
Americanized form of German Betz .