A photograph of Sarah "Sadie" Baldwin Bettis seated with her granddaughter, Edwina Holland. Sarah "Sadie" Baldwin Bettis was born to Novaline and her husband, George, on September 23, 1871. She married a Frank Jewel Bettis on August 27, 1890, in Orange, Texas. They moved to Beaumont in 1893 where she was active in the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Colonial Dames of America. She died at the age of 80 and is buried in Magnolia Cemetery. Edwina was born on September 11, 1917, to the parents of Novaline Bettis Holland and Edgar Alfred Holland. She married John Dawson Winter, Jr., on February 5, 1943. She is the mother of musicians John Dawson Winter III, "Johnny", and Edgar Holland Winter.
Tyrrell Historical Library, Beaumont Public Library System, Beaumont, Texas
Photographs, black and white
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