Person:Robert Beard (10)

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Robert Beard
b.29 SEP 1756 County Derry, Ireland
d.27 NOV 1836 Henry County, Georgia
  1. Thomas BeardABT 1750 - 1826
  2. Robert Beard1756 - 1836
  3. John Beard, Jr.1765 - AFT 1842
m. 16 AUG 1790
  1. Samuel Franklin Beard1802 - 1880
Facts and Events
Name Robert Beard
Gender Male
Birth? 29 SEP 1756 County Derry, Ireland
Marriage 16 AUG 1790 Augusta County, Virginiato Sarah Hatfield
Death? 27 NOV 1836 Henry County, Georgia

Robert Beard was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia


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Records of Robert Beard in Augusta County, VA

From Chalkley’s Augusta County Records:

  • Vol. 2 - Marriage Bond in Augusta County - 1790--August 16, Robert Beard and Sarah Hatfield, daughter of Hanah Hatfield (consent); surety, Wm. Richardson; witnesses, John Hatfield, John


Military Pension Information

Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 2, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

  • Beard, Robert, entered service 1777 Cumberland County, Virginia; entered service 1780 Augusta County, Virginia; Pensioned at age 76 in Henry County, Georgia in 1833; died 11/27/1836; married 8/16/1790 to Sarah Hatfield, Augusta County, Virginia; widow pensioned at age 72 in Henry County, Georgia, 1841; widow age 78 in Cobb County, Georgia, 1849; soldier's brother John resided in Madison County, Georgia, 1842. R190.