Betsy Smith

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Elizabeth Betsy Shaw / Peabody (Smith)

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Birthplace: Charleston, MA
Death: Died in Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Place of Burial: Atkinson Cemetery, Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rev. William Smith and Elizabeth Smith (Quincy)
Wife of John Shaw and Rev Stephen Peabody
Sister of Mary Smith; Abigail Adams (Smith), First Lady of the United States and William Smith

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About Betsy Smith

She was the daughter of Rev. William Smith and Elizabeth Quincy. Her sister was Abigail, wife of President John Quincy Adams. She married #1 Rev. John Shaw. She married #2 Rev. Stephen Peabody on Dec. 8, 1795 in Atkinson, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire as his second wife. tombstone inscription: "In memory of Mrs. Elizabeth Peabody. At her decease she was the wife of Rev. Stephen Peabody of this town. She died suddenly Apr 8, 1815 aged 65 years. She was eminent for strength of mind, the aquisition of literature. She lived not for her self but for the benefit of others and the honor of her Maker. The religion she possessed was exemplified in her life.

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Betsy Smith's Timeline

1750
May 8, 1750
Charleston, MA
1795
December 8, 1795
Age 45
Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
1815
April 8, 1815
Age 64
Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
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Atkinson, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States