Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Tombstone Tuesday - Betty Bean Hedrick

JUNE 25, 1862
SEPT. 20, 1952

Born Viranda Elizabeth Bean and known simply as "Betty", she was the fifth born child of William McHarvey Bean [1832 - 1890] and Margaret Smith Perkins [1826 - 1891].

On 01 Jun 1879, Betty married James Joseph Hedrick [1859 - 1934] in Monroe County, WV. He was the son of Moses Hedrick and Mary Elizabeth Chennault.

Betty and James went on to have eleven children:  Bert, Margaret, Clara, Cora, Lulu, Myrtle, William, Clyde, Hazel, Gretna and James.

Betty is buried in the Salem Cemetery, Organ Cave, Greenbrier County, West Virginia.

Betty was my Grandfather's sister.

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