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James Betteridge (1862 - 1938)

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James Betteridge
Born in Coalville, Leicestershire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 15 Apr 2016
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Biography

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James Betteridge was born in , England.

James Betteridge was born on 13th December 1862 in Coalville, Ashby de la Zouch District, Leicestershire, England and baptised on 26th December 1863 in the same place. He was the son of William Betteridge and Priscilla Wilson. [1][2][3][4]

Birth Registration:
BETTERIDGE, JAMES
Mother's Maiden Surname: WILSON
GRO Reference: 1862 D Quarter in ASHBY DE LA ZOUCH UNION Volume 07A Page 104 [5]

At age 18 on the 1881 census, James is described as being a coal miner.

In 1885 he immigrated to the United States. In 1900 he was living in Riverton village, Sangamon, Illinois. [6]

In 1910, James Betteridge (47) and his wife, Elizabeth (41, born England) had five children, Mabel (17), William (15), James (13), Bert (7) and Clara (5) living with them in Springfield Ward 1, Sangamon, Illinois, United States. [7]

James Betteridge was married to Ann Elizabeth. James Betteridge died age 75 on 18 May 1938 in Springfield, Sangamon, Illinois, United States and was buried at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA, Plot: Block 21, Sec 7, 30, 16. [8][9]

Sources

  1. "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2N8N-WJ2 : 1 October 2014), James Betteridge, 1862; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Ashby De La Zouch, Leicestershire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.
  2. "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QPWB-21FZ : 6 June 2018), James Betteridge, 26 Dec 1863; records extracted by findmypast, images digitized by FamilySearch; citing Baptism, Coalville, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, page 117, Citing the Record Office of Leicestershire, Leicester, and Rutland, Wigston, UK. Record Number GBPRS/LEICS/BAP/01124703, Affiliate Image Identifier http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=S2/GBPRS/LEICS/15-0818-GB-LEC-COAVILLE-DE2530-1-BAPTISMS-1840-1881/00126
  3. "England and Wales Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q27J-SZ42 : 12 December 2017), James Betteridge in household of William Betteridge, Ibstock, Leicestershire, England; from "1881 England, Scotland and Wales Census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing p. 53, Piece/Folio 3135/114, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,774,878.
  4. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N3JC-Z5Z : 9 March 2018), James Betteridge, 18 May 1938; Public Board of Health, Archives, Springfield; FHL microfilm 1,818,800.
  5. GRO Online [1]
  6. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MSHN-29Q : accessed 19 April 2019), James Betteridge, Riverton village, Sangamon, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 106, sheet 15B, family 318, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,343.
  7. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MKX2-9YT : accessed 19 April 2019), James Betteridge, Springfield Ward 1, Sangamon, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 120, sheet 6A, family 120, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 325; FHL microfilm 1,374,338.
  8. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N3JC-Z5Z : 9 March 2018), James Betteridge, 18 May 1938; Public Board of Health, Archives, Springfield; FHL microfilm 1,818,800.
  9. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/77788982


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