- Born: 25 Mar 1877, Ashland, Hanover Co., VA.
- Marriage: Walter T. Turner on 29 Sep 1906 in Fredericksburg, VA
- Died: 8 Dec 1939, Idylwood, Fairfax, Virginia at age 62
- Buried: 9 Dec 1939, Riverview Cemetery, Richmond, Va.
Cause of her death was Cerebral Hemorrhage.
Bettie Francis married a man with the surname Turner. Her head stone at Riverview Cemetery in Richmond, VA reads "Bettie Francis Turner". Her husband is not in the plot. Note: Edwin W. Hagen I is buried in this plot as is Edwin's son, Charles, who was married to Bettie's sister, Elizabeth Pearl Francis.
The 1910 Federal Census for the Marshall Ward, Richmond (Independent City), Virginia, District 130, page 116B, dated April 17, 1910 records Betty Turner (32 - VA/VA/VA) with her husband Walter Turner (38 - VA/VA/VA) living at 2907 E Marshall Street. Walter is a Brick Layer and has been married to Betty for 5 years. They have had no children.
The 1920 Federal Census for the Jefferson Ward, Richmond (Independent City), Virginia, District 133, page 98A, dated January 8, 1920 records Betty Turner (42 - VA/VA/VA) with her husband Walter Turner (47 - VA/VA/VA) living at 417 North 32 Street. Walter is a Brick Layer. Also in the household is Walter's nephew, Clarence W. Turner (9 - VA/VA/VA).
Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014
Name: Bettie Francis Turner [Bettie Francis Francis] (married)
Age at Death: 62
Birth Date: 25 Mar 1877
Death Date: 8 Dec 1939
Death Place: Idylwood, Fairfax, Virginia
Burial: Dec 9, 1939 in Richmond, VA
Registration Date: 9 Dec 1939
Father: Charles R Francis
Mother: Mary Ann Parrish
Spouse: Walter Turner
Certificate Number: 1939027188
Informant: Walter Turner of Idylwood, Fairfax, Virginia
Bettie married Walter T. Turner, son of Unknown and Unknown, on 29 Sep 1906 in Fredericksburg, VA. (Walter T. Turner was born on 27 Nov 1872 in Virginia, died on 21 Oct 1952 in Arlington, VA and was buried on 24 Oct 1952 in Oak Hill Cemetery, Richmond, VA.) The cause of his death was Portal Vein Thrombosis / Congestive Heart Failure.
The following appears to be the marriage of Bettie Francis and is taken from familysearch.org:
Groom's Name: Wm. Thomas Turner
Groom's Birth Date: 1872
Groom's Birthplace: Guilford Co., Nc.
Groom's Age: 34
Bride's Name: Bessie Francis
Bride's Birth Date: 1877
Bride's Birthplace: Guilford Co., Nc
Bride's Age: 29
Marriage Date: 29 Sep 1906
Marriage Place: Fredericksburg, Virginia
Groom's Father's Name: Thomas Turner
Groom's Mother's Name: Ann Turner
Bride's Father's Name: Chas R. Francis
Bride's Mother's Name: Sally Ann Francis
Groom's Race: White
Groom's Marital Status: Single
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:
Bride's Race: White
Bride's Marital Status: Single
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M01976-1
System Origin: Virginia-EASy
Source Film Number: 2048487
Reference Number: rn19