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Betsey Hudson Ames

December 10, 1793–November 21, 1882

Born at Cape Cod, Barnstable County, Massachusetts; daughter of Hannah and Ezra Hudson. Died at Galesburgh, Knox County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Betsey Hudson Ames,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971, reel 3 (closed to research), CHL. “Massachusetts, Town Records, 1620–1988,” database, (, accessed June 2015); entry for Betsey Hudson; from Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts, Massachusetts Vital and Town Records (Provo, UT: Holbrook Research Institute). Susan Easton Black, Early Members of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Provo, UT: Religious Studies Center, Brigham Young University, 1993), 1:88–89. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Feb. 2016), Betsey Hudson MFCF-333 . “Died,” Saints’ Herald, Jan. 27, 188 3, 63.