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From: "Mike Palmer" <>
Subject: Re: [B&D] Betty and Betsy was U is for Unknown: Betty wife of JohnHEAL(E)
Date: Sat, 10 Jan 2009 13:58:26 -0000
Sorry I can't help with your Betty (either of them!) but I had a GG
grandmother who was baptised as Betsy and then at marriage was recorded as
I was surprised to find the name becoming more formal rather than the other
way round, but possibly she (or her parents) later thought that she would
achieve greater status as Elizabeth!
From: "Charani" <>
> I've seen Bettys also recorded as Elizabeth.
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