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Walter Beardsley (1804 - 1870)

Walter Beardsley aka Beardslee
Born in New Fairfield, Fairfield, Connecticut, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 22 Nov 1829 in Danbury, Fairfield, Connecticut, United Statesmap
Husband of — married 20 Jul 1831 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Preston, Randolph, Illinois, United Statesmap
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Profile last modified | Created 4 Jul 2015 | Last significant change: 31 Dec 2020
15:49: Rick Pierpont edited the Biography for Walter Beardsley (1804-1870). [Thank Rick for this]
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Walter Beardsley is a descendant of the immigrants William Beardsley and Mary Harvie.
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Walter Beardsley & Spouse were both descendants of the immigrants William Beardsley and Mary Harvie.


Walter was born in 1804, baptized at South Church, New Fairfield, Connecticut, 4 Oct 1818. He was the son of Asher Beardsley and Hannah Remsley. [1]

Baptized at South Church, New Fairfield, Connecticut. [Holt]

He married his 3rd cousin, 1x removed, Selina Beardsley. First child of Walter and Selina Beardsley was Hannah Elizabeth, who died young. He was a farmer. In 1836, he moved to Port Clinton, Ohio, where he lived about three years, then returned to Connecticut. In 1865, he moved to Preston, Illinois, where he bought a farm.He passed away in 1870.



  1. Information from Beardsley family researcher Nick Dann, 4 Jul 2015.
  2. Holt Record ##734
  3. Haight, Pg. 365

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