Elizabeth 'Betsy' Buys b.3-11-1812 in Galen Twnshp, Seneca Co., NY d. 12-19-1888 (FS AFN#1Q33-RPK), was the child of Jacob Buys (b.1764 Trenton, Mercer Co., NJ, chr. 8-18-1764 in Raritan, Somerville, NJ d. 5-7-1813) and Elizabeth --- b. 1785 NY d.1812 or 1813.This couple had 6 children.On the death of Jacob, Elizabeth was placed in the care of her uncle, John Buys, Jr. of Romulus, NY ("Buys Tavern"). The following information was obtained from another, well-informed Buys relative, and not direct source. In the 1850 Census, she shows up in Tyrone, Livingston, Michigan:Bernard McKinstry age 48 NY Farmer, Elizabeth age 44 NY, Jacob age 16 NY, John age 14 NY, Sarah age 13 NY Henry age 11 NY, Margaret age 9 NY, Mary age 8 NY, Lavina age 6 NY, Orrin age 5 NY, Wm age 1 NY. 1860 Census Mussy, St. Clair, Michigan Beniah McKinster age 52 NY Farm Laborer real estate (blank) Personal prop. 154 Elizabeth age 49 NY, Jacob age 27 NY, Henry age 20 NY, Mary age 17 NY, Oerin age 13 NY, William age 11 NY, Catherine age 9 Michigan. 1880 Census Lynn, St. Clair, Michigan. Benare McKinstry age 72 NY MA VT. Elizabeth McKinstry wife age 68 NY Holland Holland. Seely C. McKinstry gson age 10 MI NY NY (might not be Betsy's). Augustus Huntley other age 20 MI NY NY this is Sarah Son.