Betsey Truscott

  • BIRTH. Aged 27 in 1841, born in Cornwall; dau of William at marriage in 1837; born around 1814; baptised 6 Feb 1814 at St Stephen in Brannel, daughter of William, labourer, and Honour. Sources: 1841 census, REG/COPC.
  • MARR. From Lanjeath, daughter of William, carpenter, married Francis Puckey 1810FR02, 9 Dec 1837 at St Stephen in Brannel; registered St Austell 1837DEC 9/32. Sources: Parent at St Stephen Brannel around 1839, together in 1841, REG/COPC, GRO/FreeBMD. Children: John 1839, William 1840, Thomas H 1842TH02, Francis 1845.
  • CENSUS. Betsy Puckey; St Stephen Brannel, 6 Jun 1841; at Higher Gold Mesina, aged 27, born in Cornwall; with Francis and two children in Honor Truscott’s household. Sources: 1841 census/COCP. Honor Truscott is mother.
  • DEATH. Betsy Puckey; buried 26 Apr 1847 at Tywardreath, aged 33 from Tywardreath; registered 1847JUN St Austell 9/8. Sources: REG/COPC, GRO/FreeBMD.
  • Comments. Daughter of William and Honor.

Updated Mar 2023