Bible of S. O. Bettis & Wife
From transcriptions prepared by W. A. Lyle, of
Jefferson County, and subsequently typed and published by the Works
under the title Jefferson County Bible Records.
for this site from the WPA volume by Doris Kinser Fountain. We are extremely grateful to her.
is a transcription of a transcription of a transcription. Therefore,
every item must be verified through separate sources.
Possession: Mrs. S. O. Bettis, widow, of RFD #2, Jefferson City, TN.
Transcribed: July 21, 1937
Samuel Oliver Bettis and Maude Roy Rimmer were married on the 13th
day of December 1893 in the presence of the Family and others. Rev.
Lyle, Dandridge, Tenn., performed the ceremony.
Guy Bettis married to Pearl Pate Nov. 30, 1921.
Rue Bettis married Cecil Bible April 20, 1924.
Elsie Bettis married to Earl Northern June 2, 1929.
Walter G. Bettis married Eloise Quisenberry Nov. 16, 1934.
Robert D. Bettis married to Kathleen McCampbell May 29, 1936.
Samuel Oliver Bettis born Feb. 8, 1865
Maud Roy Bettis born July 10, 1873
Guy Bettis born July 17, 1897
Walter Glenn Bettis born June 30, 1905
Elsie Pauline Bettis born July 25, 1907
Robert Donald Bettis born June 30, 1911
Jonnie Estes Bettis born Nov. 4, 1913
Ina Agnes Bettis born June 4, 1916
Samuel Oliver Bettis died Jan. 21, 1935, Age 69 Years 11 months and