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From: "Evening Star" <>
Subject: Re: Joanna Beard, b. 1768 NC
Date: Tue, 8 Jan 2002 15:18:45 -0500
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Hello, I too am a Beard with no family to connect information from. I don't
know if there is a connection with you or not but i will put some of the
information that I have on my family.
My great grandpa was John William Beard(parents Simeon Beard and Eliza
Smith) b.11 july 1858 in Illinois He died 5 Nov 1915 in St Josseph.Missouri
His wife was Mary E McElwee b. 18 Dec 1861 in des Moines, Iowa.
Their children were......
1. Thomas Anthony b. 26 April 1903 in Missouri d. detroit michigan
2. Edward or John Edward
3. Charles b. 1886 in Iowa d. Michigan
4. John Frances died 1929 in Washington
5. Ellen d. age 7
6. Walter
7. William Raymond changed name to James p. Oconnor. No proof has been found
by me of it. Just written on some papers my dad had
8. Buelah
10. Irene
11. Clarence
12. Lawrence
13. mary
Thomas Anthony is my grandpa my dad was Thomas Donald Beard born detroit,
Michigan and died Michigan

I hope there mightbe a connection would be great to know. Thanks for your
tiime. ruth beard yoell
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Sent: Tuesday, January 08, 2002 12:20 PM
Subject: Re: Joanna Beard, b. 1768 NC

> Just read your email about Joanna Beard. I too am a Beard by birth and
> been trying to trace my family background. I would be interested in any
> Beards you have to see if I can tie them in with my father's family. I am
> the only one living on this line so don't have any family to ask questions
> of. I've found everything I have now on the net except for my father, two
> brothr's and his sister. Plus his mother died in Grants Pass, OR and is
> buried there.
> I have names of some of his aunts and uncles, but not any information on
> of their children or to whom they were married to.
> My Great Grandfather was William Harrison Beard b. IL and married to Mary
> Elizabeth Smith from PA. My grandparents were John W. Beard b. MO and
> married to Laura Elizabeth Williams b. MO. There family moved to CO and I
> believe all of the siblings were born in CO.
> Any help you may have would be greatly appreciated. I don't have as much
> time to spend on the computer as I would like, because I do volunteer work
> for the FREE food giveaway here in our little town of Creswell, OR.
> Christina Woodworth

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