William Goodchild Betts was born 11 March 1845 in Stetchworth, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom to James Betts (1814-1887) and Frances Goodchild (1816-1847) and died 26 April 1910 Euroka, Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia of unspecified causes. He married Emma Jones (1852-1919) 3 August 1868 in Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia.

He arrived in New South Wales on 13 June 1858 on the Castilian.


Offspring of William Goodchild Betts and Emma Jones (1852-1919)
Name Birth Death Joined with
William James Betts (c1869-1937) 1869 Macleay River, New South Wales, Australia 19 October 1937 6 Moira Avenue, West Ryde, New South Wales, Australia Eliza Wedlock (c1871-1934)
Rogers Betts (c1871-1951)
Joseph Betts (c1873-c1959)
Elizabeth Frances Betts (c1875-1931) 1875 Macleay River, New South Wales, Australia 14 August 1931 Kempsey, New South Wales, Australia Thomas Wedlock (c1876-1952)
Samuel Goodchild Betts (c1877-1934)
Jane Goodchild Betts (1879-c1946)
Charles Betts (c1882-c1932)
Irene M Betts (c1886)

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