Francis C. Beckstead, Sr

Male 1773 - 1841  (67 years)


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  • Name Francis C. Beckstead 
    Suffix Sr  
    Born 20 Jun 1773  Albany, Albany, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1841  Lima, Adams, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Initiatory (LDS) 2069  Three or More Nauvoo Sources Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I110878  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 12 Oct 2009 

    Father John Volckman Beckstead,   b. 14 Jun 1737, Albany, Albany, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Elizabeth McDonald,   b. 1740, Albany, Albany, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F35734  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Margaret Barkley,   b. 26 Oct 1770, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1811  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 1790  Albany, Albany, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Helena Beckstead,   b. 28 Dec 1797, Schodack, Rensselaer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1866, , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Jacob L. Beckstead,   b. 8 Jun 1799, Schodack, Rensselaer, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1892, , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     3. Alexander Beckstead,   b. 16 Mar 1802, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1870, West Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     4. Nellie Beckstead,   b. 14 Sep 1804, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Matthew Beckstead,   b. 14 Feb 1805, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1853, , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     6. Maria Beckstead,   b. 1806, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Moses Beckstead,   b. 8 Oct 1807, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1883, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     8. Hannah Beckstead,   b. Abt 1796, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Francis Beckstead, Jr ,   b. 4 Jul 1810, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1848, Missouri River, Pottawattamie, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     10. Henry Beckstead,   b. 1812, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1873, , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     11. Elizabeth Beckstead,   b. 1814, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1852  (Age 38 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F21393  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Catherine Lang,   b. 23 Feb 1791, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1868, Union, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 1817  , Ontario, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Louise Beckstead,   b. 6 Jul 1818, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Simon Peter Beckstead, *H-Marr*,   b. 16 Jan 1822, Prescott, Leeds And Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1910, Hamburg, Fremont, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     3. Sarah Louise Beckstead,   b. 21 Dec 1823, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1852, Wood River, Hall, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     4. Nancy Beckstead,   b. 1824, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1865  (Age 41 years)
     5. Charles Beckstead,   b. 31 Jan 1825, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1916, Elma, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     6. Elizabeth Beckstead,   b. 1826, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1852, , , Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     7. Emma Phoebe Ann Beckstead,   b. 18 Jul 1828, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1911, Union, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     8. William Ezra Beckstead,   b. 13 Mar 1829, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1909, Colton, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     9. Keziah Beckstead,   b. 1831, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1856, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     10. George Wesley Beckstead,   b. 23 Apr 1835, Williamsburg, Dundas, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1890, San Bernadino, San Bernadino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F33083  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • Family Group Record by Nauvoo Land and Records

      PROPERTY:
      T4 R8, part
      Webster, Fountain Green Twp, Block 1, Lot 1
      Property Transactions, Hancock County, Black Black & Plewe, p 357
      Property Records, 1 page

      NAUVOO RECORDS:
      Record of Baptisms for the Dead, Nauvoo, Black and Black, Vol 1 pp 318-319

      HISTORIES:
      Conquerors of the West, Vol 1 pp 212-214
      LDS Biographical Encyclopedia, Vol 2 pp745-746
      The Mormon Settlement at Macedonia, Illinois, Susan Sessions Rugh, pp 154-155

      BIOGRAPHIES:
      Descendants of John Beckstead, pp 33-35

      OTHER SOURCES:
      Nauvoo Data Bank, 1 page
      Internet Research:
      familysearch.org: Ancestral File, 2 pages

      VARIANT(S):
      Marriage Place: Schoharie County, New York
      Marriage Date: abt 1794