Betsey Coon

F, #10057, b. 26 January 1788, d. 11 November 1827
Father*Timothy Coon b. 1749, d. 9 Jun 1826
Mother*Mehetabel (__________) b. 1753, d. 12 Aug 1822
ChartsPedigree - mother Sarah Gertrude "Sally" Jones
Reference3G Grm
Birth*26 January 1788 Betsey Coon was born on 26 January 1788 at Connecticut "born January 26, 1788" per Bible. Birth place from son's death certificate.1 
Marriage*12 September 1811 She married William Covey Sr, son of Father of Wm Covey (Possibly named John) and Mother of Wm (__________), on 12 September 1811 at Butternuts, Otsego Co., New York, "Second wife - Betsey Coon" "married September 12, 1811."1 
Burial* Betsey Coon was buried at Upton Castle Cemetery, Butternuts, Otsego Co., New York.2 
Death*11 November 1827 She died on 11 November 1827 at Butternuts, Otsego Co., New York, at age 39 "died November 11, 1827" Since she had twins the same day as her death, she obviously died in childbirth.1 
Relationships3rd great-grandmother of David Lee Bassett
Great-grandmother of Mabel May Covey


William Covey Sr b. 18 Jun 1765, d. 19 Oct 1845
Last Edited20 Nov 2011


  1. [S972] Bible Record of Covey Family from NY State Library DAR Bible Records Volume 20. "copy of a leaf taken from the Bible of Anna Covey Smith, 6th child of William Covey", a certified copy is attached to DAR application of Harriet Silvey Donaldson #274027 Evd #972.
  2. [S1901] Find A Grave, Memorial #80752057.