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 13th Jan 1911 aged 66 years. And Betsy Cockram wife of the above died 30th Aug 1925 aged 78 Years. "Beautiful memory left behind".

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.


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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