Betsy Ann Canterbury

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Betsy Ann Canterbury (Lawson)

Also Known As: "Betty Ann"
Birthplace: North Carolina
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William "the Scottish Rebel" Lawson and Rebecca Lawson
Wife of William Canterbury, Sr.
Mother of Hanna Canterberry; Betsy Canterbury; Jane Canterbury; Mary Polly Canterbury; Nancy Canterbury and 3 others
Sister of William Lawson, II; Travis Lawson; Sally Wood and Rev. Jeremiah Lawson

Managed by: David Russell Romine
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About Betsy Ann Canterbury

From Bill Porter's book William Lawson, A Scottish Rebel:

Betsy Ann married William Canterberry(bury) and moved to Sevier County, Tennessee. Ordered copy of marriage record from Montgomery County, Virginia. It shows William Canterberry and Thomas Mallet swearing alligency to the Gov. of Virginia the 3rd day of August 1789 and paying $50.00 pounds current money to obtain a licence for his marriage with Betty Ann Lawson, daughter of William Lawson of this county. It is signed by William Canterberry and Thomas Mallet, test Abram Tripp.


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Betsy Ann Canterbury's Timeline

September 20, 1768
North Carolina
June 9, 1790
Age 21
Montgomery, VA, West Virginia, USA
February 5, 1792
Age 23
Virginia, USA
March 19, 1795
Age 26
May 25, 1797
Age 28
March 11, 1799
Age 30
August 9, 1801
Age 32
December 2, 1803
Age 35
June 4, 1806
Age 37