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Person Page 1,319

Elizabeth Watt Chestnut1,2,3,4,5,6

born 21 March 1914, died 11 July 1997
Photo of Betsy Chestnut Woodson taken at the 50th wedding anniversary of Robert S. Woodson and Jane McDill Woodson in Charlotte, North Carolina, on 15 June 1972. (Photo:

Family: Marshall Scott Woodson (born 17 June 1896, died 15 August 1980)

Facts and Notes

  • Name:1
  • Birth: 21 March 19143,4
  • Anecdote: About 1970; Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia, USAB; Betty was a widow in Thomasville Georgia when she met Marshall Scott Woodson1
  • Marriage: 7 June 1970; Marshall Scott Woodson2
  • Residence: 1993; Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia, USAB; Age: 795
  • Residence: Before 1997; Crawford, Oglethorpe County, Georgia, USAB4
  • Death: 11 July 1997; Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia, USAB; Age: 833,4


  1. [S60] Helen Stone, Stone, Helen, E-mail to Robert Reyes, Personal E-mail, Personal E-mail. Privately held by Robert Reyes, Lorton, Virginia., 27 Jan 2008; Subj: Marshall Scott Woodson
  2. [S127] Possibly the Thomasville Times-Enterprise, Thomasville, Georgia (print edition), Possibly the Thomasville Times-Enterprise. Georgia. Thomasville.

    The source of this article has not been confirmed, but is believed to be the Thomasville Times-Enterprise because that is where Dr. Woodson resided when he died., Obituary for Dr. Marshall Scott Woodson
  3. [S404], U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Number: 253-52-2200; Issue State: Georgia; Issue Date: 1951, Record for Elizabeth W. Woodson
  4. [S686], Georgia, Death Index, 1919-1998, State of Georgia. Indexes of Vital Records for Georgia: Deaths, 1919-1998. Georgia, USA: Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records, 1998., Certificate Number: 030781, Record for Elizabeth M Woodson
  5. [S663], U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume 1, Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings., Record for Elizabeth W Woodson
  6. Chesnut was Betty's last name by a previous marriage. Her maiden name is unknown.