The couple are not married, he is only 21, and she, who does not know his age, is just a teenager barely out of puberty. According to herself, Betty was born in Detroit, Michigan. However, according to archival documents from the college she attended, she was born in Pinehurst, Georgia.
Following abuse she allegedly suffered, Betty will be entrusted to a couple of African-American businessmen, Lorenzo and Helen Malloy. The couple, however, well anchored in Black / African activism!