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Betsy Cockram

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Betsy Cockram
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Headstone Information
Date of Birth 1847
Age at Death 78 years
Additional Names Edwin Cockram
Transcription At rest in loving memory of Edwin Cockram. Died: 13 January 1911. Age: 66 Years + Betsy Cockram wife of the above. Died: 30 August 1925. Age: 78 Years. Beautiful memory left behind.
Grave Details
Burial Date 30 August 1925
Row E
Grave 1
Location North


Betsy Cockram (1847 - 30 August 1925) was born in England.

Early Life

Betsy Cockram with her parents, came to WA as young English children on the ship, the “Sophia” in 1850. Before her marriage, Betsy acted as a housekeeper for her brother Thomas, while he was still single.

Marriage

Married Edwin Cockram. The couple had 9 children, 6 sons and 3 daughters. They lost 2 of their daughters prematurely, leaving only Ada to survive into adulthood.

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