The Dutch Cemetery in Chinsurah: A Digital Archive of Memories

Walter Lewis Henry Baillie Betts

Last Name: 
Betts
First Name: 
Walter Lewis Henry Baillie
Spatial: 
date of birth: 
1844
year of death: 
1845
date of death: 
02.04.1845 (Date of Burial)
Age at death: 
1 year 2 months
Gender: 
Male
Relationships: 
Son of Henry Gerard Betts (1818- 1847); who was an indigo planter and lived in Bhagalpur (lived in Chandannagore at the time of his son's death); and married Caroline Davis (daughter of Major Davis) on 20.09.1842 at the age of 24.
Full Epitaph: 
"At Chandannagore of Cholera on the 1st of April 1845, ½ P, 6 P.M. Walter Lewis Henry Baillie. Infant son of Henry Gerard and Caroline Betts. Aged 1 year, 2 months and 24days. “The Lord gave and the Lord hath taken away; blessed be the name of the Lord”
Places mentioned 1: 
Chandannagore
Cause of death: 
Cholera
Tomb architecture: 
Cross vault (pyramid on top)
Tomb built by: 
J. Weaver. Sculptor. Calcutta
Buried by: 
F.Fisher. Chaplain
Photo name/s: 
Photo 2 close up: 
This record has been created by:: 

Purba Hossain