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Elizabeth (Smith) Cochran (1739 - 1836)

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Elizabeth (Betsey) Cochran formerly Smith
Born in Irelandmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Newport, Hants, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Jan 2014 | Last significant change: 6 Feb 2018
23:37: Barbara (Sweet) Schaad edited the Biography for Betsey (Smith) Cochran. [Thank Barbara for this]
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Elizabeth "Betsey" Smith was born in 1739 in Ireland.

She married George Cochran about 1757 in . They had nine children, including:

  1. Richard Cochran 1758-1836
  2. Jane (Jennie) Cochran 1765-1849
  3. George B Cochran 1768
  4. Elizabeth Cochran 1770
  5. Catherine (Kitty) Cochran 1775-1854
  6. Nancy Anne (Cochran) King 1776-1812
  7. James Cochran 1776
  8. Rebecca Cochran 1780-1872
  9. Margaret (Peggy) Cochran 1782-1872

Betsey (Smith) Cochran passed away on 24 November 1826 at Newport, Hants County, Nova Scotia, Canada.


  • The Cochran Saga by Maribelle Smiley, page 1 in the 1993 Updated Edition printed by West Hants Historical Society.

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