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From: "JFHH" <>
Subject: Re: [Ess] Betsy KING
Date: Sun, 3 May 2009 15:35:57 +0100
Hello again Margaret,
----- Original Message ----- From: "Margaret Grundy" <>
> Could some-one please help...
> I have a Betsy King on the 1841 census born 1833/4
> > reg district Chelmsford and Ongar.[I cannot see her family]or where she was born.
> > I have Betsy King married to a Robert Calvesbert in 1852 Ipswich DOB O.K.
> > 1881 census Betsy Calvesbert states she was born in Hadleigh Essex.DOB O.K.
> > Is it likely that the Betsy king on the 1841 census for Chelmsford and ongar is the same Betsy
> > as the one who says she was born in Hadleigh.?
> > What was the reg district for Hadleigh ESSEX in 1841.? can anyone see her with her family.?
> > many thanks > > Margaret
There is a limited number of Betsy KINGs about in 1841 and 1851 of the right age.
There is one in Halesworth, Suffolk, aged 8 with George and Maria CILLETT and their daughter Anne
In 1851 she is still with this family [now COLLETT], but her surname has become COLLETT and she is
listed as daughter.
There is one in Chignal Smealy in Essex [hundred of Chelmsford, aub-registration district Writtle]
but she is with a family: She is still with her family as Elizabeth 1851. - is this the one you
In 1851 there is an Elizabeth KING born Hadleigh aged 18 a servant in Ipswich.
In 1841 she appears to be with her parents William and Sarah in Hadleigh.
Your choice appears to be between this last and the Betsy KING/COLLETT.
What you really need is the marriage certificate of her and Robert CALVE[R]SBERT which should give
her father's name. As it appears to have been Registry office, you will have to get a certificate.
The Hadleigh born servant appears to ahve many brothers and sisters - do any appear with her in
In 1891 she appears as Betsy SCOTT, having married George SCOTT in
Mar 1887 (99%)
CALVESBERT Betsey Ipswich 4a853
he possibly dies
Deaths Dec 1890 (>99%)
Scott George 65 Ipswich 4a526
Betsey appears to marry again
Marriages Dec 1891 (>99%)
Scott Betsey Ipswich 4a1698
Watling James Ipswich 4a1698
and is still alive in 1901