North Carolina Genealogy JOHN LEWIS BEARD & DESCENDANTS Hand Typed Carbon Copy
JOHN LEWIS BEARD and HIS DESCENDANTS. Typed carbon copy. A privately produced family genealogy. Written in pencil at the top of the first page is "3rd Copy". Compiler / Writer is unstated though likely a Beard Family member. Undated, perhaps 1950s as this is a typed carbon copy.
Includes John Lewis Beard, Valentine Beard, Capt. Lewis Beard, Christine Beard, Margretta Burns Beard, Julia Margretta Beard, and many others.
52 typed pages (carbon copy) on onion skin paper, side stapled and bound in plain flexible card covers
The person who compiled / created this genealogy researched several books and pulled items from them that were related to John Lewis Beard and His Descendants. Some of the books used for this genealogy include: The History of Rowan County, North Carolina, by Jethro Rumple, 1881; History of Florida in Three Volumes, the Lewis Publishing Company, 1923; Sketches of Prominent North Carolinians, by Jerome Dowd, 1888; North and South Carolina Marriage Records, compiled by William Montgomery Clemens, 1927; and Colonial Records of North Carolina. In addition the genealogist used the "Book of Remembrance" held at St. Luke's Parish, Salisbury, North Carolina, which contained sections on Miss Christine Beard, Mrs. Margretta Burns Beard, and Miss Julia Margrett Beard. Also referenced are various wills, deeds, newspaper reports, etc.
GOOD condition, the covers have some creases, scrapes, and small stains; the inner pages are very nice, bright, clean and clear.
Rare Carbon Typescript GENEALOGY of JOHN LEWIS BEARD and HIS DESCENDANTS.