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Betsey Sharp Tomlinson

November 6, 1776– , 1850

Born at Newton, Fairfield County, Connecticut; daughter of Esther Wetmore and Eliakim Sharp. Probably died in Hancock County, Illinois. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] Lorraine Cook White, comp., The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1994–2002), 1:49. Lyman De Platt, Nauvoo: Early Mormon Records Series, vol. 1 (Highland, UT: Lyman De Platt, 1980), 93. Susan Easton Black and Harvey Bischoff Black, eds., Annotated Record of Baptisms for the Dead, 1840–1845: Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois (Provo, UT: Center for Family History and Genealogy, Brigham Young University, 2002), 6:3654–3657. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2014), Betsey Sharp KZD7-ZN5 . 1850 U.S. census, Hamilton, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania, n.p., Amos Tomlinson, NARA.