Early Colonial Settlers of Southern Maryland and Virginia's Northern Neck Counties

Daniel Beacham

Male Abt 1723 - 1742  (~ 19 years)


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  • Name Daniel Beacham 
    Born Abt 1723  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1742  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I117826  Tree1
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2020 

    Father Daniel Beacham,   b. 1680,   d. 12 Apr 1742, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Rebecca MNU Beacham,   b. Abt 1690,   d. 8 Jun 1772, St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia - Probate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married Bef 1706  St. Stephen's Parish, Northumberland County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F46783  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
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      1713-1749 Wills-Admin Northumberland Co Va, (Lewis & Booker): Page 168a
      Beachum, Daniel, of St. Stephens Parish
      Will not dated, Codicil dated 9 January 1741
      W. P. 12 April 1742
      Two eldest sons John Beachum, and Daniel Beachum-all the land lying on the easterly side of a straight line from a marked chestnut corner tree to land. I sold Hughlett, to a pond near the road which leads
      to Mr. "Belfield's Quarter," to be equally divided between them and the heirs lawfully begotten of their bodies. If either of them dies without such heirs, my son William Beachum to have their part.
      Son Isaac Beachum-all the land I bought of John Litrell, together with all my land lying on the northside of aforesaid road which leads to "Belfield's Quarter", to him and the lawfully begotten heirs of his body. If none my son William may have it, except if either of the aforesaid parts should fail to him, then the child my wife is now with may have it if it be a boy, if not to be equally divided amongst all my sons.
      Son Abraham Beachum-my dwelling plantation together with all my lands not bequeathed, to him and the lawfully begotten heirs of his body. If he dies without heirs to go to my son William, except if any of the aforesaid parts should fall to him, then to child if a boy my wife is with, if not to be equally divided between the remainder of
      my sons.
      Son William Beachum-my sorrel mare and colt.
      Daughter Mary Beachum-the sorrel mare colt I had of John Watts..
      Daughter Ann Beachum-the colt which my old gray mare brought this year.
      Rest of my estate together with household goods and moveables to be equally divided between my wife Rebecka and my son William, and my four daughters Mary Magdalen, Ann, Rebecka, and Winifred, and the child my wife is now with; every one to have an equal part.
      Wife Rebecka and friend. William Hartly,executors.
      CODICIL:, 9 January 1741 Seeing It hath pleased allmighty God to spare me 'till this day, and that my sons Daniel and William have departed this life, my son Isaac to have the land bequeathed to my son Daniel dec'd, to him and the lawfully begotten heirs of his body, and for want of such heirs to be equally divided amongst my surviving sons. The land given my son Isaac I give to my son Abraham, to him and the lawfully begotten heirs of his body, and for want of such heirs to be divided amongst my surviving sons. The land given my son Isaac I give to my son Abraham, to him and the lawfully begotten heirs of his body, and for want of such heirs to oe divided amongst my surviving sons, The land given my son Abraham I give to my son Joab, to him and his heirs lawfully begotten, and for want of such heirs to be divided amongst my sons,
      Wife. Rebecka-to have my negro woman called Jug.
      Witness James Self, Bend Short and David Williams.

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