ABT 1660 - BEF Nov 1713
Father: Richard BETTS
- BIRTH: ABT 1660, Newtown, Queens, Long Island, NY
- DEATH: BEF Nov 1713, Newtown, Queens, Long Island, NY
Mother: Joanna CHAMBERLIN
: Edward HUNT
- MARRIAGE: ABT 1682, Newtown, Queens, Long Island, NY
- Richard HUNT
- Ralph "London" HUNT
- Sarah HUNT
- Martha HUNT
- +Edward HUNT
- Anna HUNT
_Richard BETTS _____|
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|_Joanna CHAMBERLIN _|
"Abstract of wills on file in the Surrogate's Office, City of New York (Volume II. 1708-1728)"
Cornell Library New York State Historical Literature
"Richard Betts. In the name of God, Amen. I, Richard Betts, of Newtown, in Queens
County, on Nassau Island, yeoman, being in good health. I leave to my wife Johanah...
and the children of my daughter, Sarah Hunt, deceased...Proved November 26, 1713."
"Some Early New York Settlers From New England"
Walter Kendall Watkins
NEHGR, v55, p300 (Jul 1901)
"Richard Betts, who was in Ipswich, Mass., in 1648, is said to have come
from Hemel-Hempstead, Herts, Eng. He removed to Newtown, L. I., in 1656,
and died there 18 Nov. 1713. aged 100. By wife Joanna he had: Richard,
Thomas, Joanna who married John Scudder, Mary who married Joseph Swasey,
Martha who married Philip Ketchum, Elizabeth wife of Joseph Sackett, and
Sarah, wife of Edward Hunt."
"A Genealogical Dictionary of The First Settlers
of New England, Before 1692"
Boston, MA, 1860-1862, Vol. 1, p. 173
"New England Marriages Prior To 1700"
Clarence A. Torrey,
(as found on NEHGS CD-ROM, Boston, 2001)
"HUNT, Edward & 1/wf Sarah [BETTS]; Newtown, LI"
"HUNT, Edward & 2/wf Elizabeth [HAZARD]; by 1698; Newtown, LI"
"Early Northeast U.S. Hunt Families"