Mary Ann Bettschen 2
- Born: 19 Mar 1837, Wilmot, Waterloo, Upper Canada (Ontario), Canada
- Marriage (1): Henry Patmore on 1 Aug 1866 in Wellington, Canada West (Ontario), Canada 1
- Died: 17 Aug 1898, Elora (Centre Wellington), Nichol Twp, Wellington, Ontario, Canada at age 61
- Buried: Elora Cemetery, Elora, Centre Wellington, Wellington, Ontario, Canada
Daughter of Gilgian Bettschen & Mary Hall; wife of Henry Patmore.
The following is an excerpt from John Connon's 1930 book, "Elora", page 36
"The Betchen family first settled in the Township of Wilmot. They were from Switzerland, where the father had been a watchmaker and a bandmaster. The family were all musical and were said to have played the first band music in Galt. William Betchen was married in Wilmot to Mary Hall, and came to Pilkington to be near her relatives. In this family: Mary Ann married Henry Patmore, lately in Elora, now Cranbrook, B. C., (she died in Elora); John Betchen, living on the old farm; David married Miss Colbeck; Hannah married Rev. William Baugh; Joseph married Lottie Boulding; Kezia married Henry Boulding; Jabez married Robina Simpson."
Mary married Henry Patmore, son of Edward Patmore and Harriet < >, on 1 Aug 1866 in Wellington, Canada West (Ontario), Canada.1 (Henry Patmore was born on 9 Apr 1840 in England, died on 1 Apr 1909 in Cranbrook, East Kootenay, British Columbia, Canada and was buried in Elora Cemetery, Elora, Centre Wellington, Wellington, Ontario, Canada.)