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John Beam (1760 - 1827)

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John Beam
Born in Fairfield, South Carolinamap
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[spouse(s) unknown]
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Died in Chester, Chester County, South Carolina, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Jun 2013
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“South Carolina Wills and Probate Records, 1670-1980,” Chester County, John Beam Senior (13 December 1819; probate 1827); digital images,; citing South Carolina County, District and Probate Courts.
Will executed in 1819 by John Beam Senior of Chester, South Carolina. The will entered probate in South Carolina in 1827. Seven children were named as heirs to the South Carolina estate:
John Beam Junr
Ezekiel Beam
Jesse Beam
Turner Beam
Sarah Dye
Ann Widener
Margaret Widener

This son Ezekiel 1790-1848 noted above was living in Madison Co, AL in 1830 with his unknown first wife who died by 1840, after which Ezekiel married Letty Compton. They lived in Marshall Co, AL. This Ezekiel was not married to Rosanne Glenn, sometimes mistaken as Green. This Ezekiel was born in SC to John Beam of SC, but was not the son of Mary Hoyle of NC..


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On 7 Aug 2017 at 09:50 GMT Janne (Shoults) Gorman wrote:

Find A Grave gives the parents of John Derroick Beam that married Mary Hoyle as John Beam and Rebecca (Reynolds) Beam

John is 16 degrees from Virginia Fields, 22 degrees from William Mayo and 15 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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