Rebecca Weatherford married Green Berry Beckham in Wayne Co, TN. She was the daughter of William Weatherford who was a Creek Indian and for which Weatherford Creek in Wayne Co, TN was named. William Weatherford resided in what is now Wayne Co, TN when it was part of the Cherokee Nation.
The children of Green Berry Beckham and Rebecca Weatherford are: (1) Matilda Jane Beckham born 1834 in Wayne Co, TN who married in Jefferson Co, IL to William R Ross and Jacob Trout; (2) Margaret Ann Beckham born 1838 in Wayne Co, TN and died 1872 in Jefferson Co, IL who married Nathan Kelly; (3) William Green Berry Beckham born 15 Jan 1841 in Wayne Co, TN and died 18 Dec 1915 in Jefferson Co, Il who married Lucinda Emeline Howard and Mary Margaret Osborn; (4) Edward Beckham born May 1845 in Wayne Co, TN and died 1913 in Jefferson Co, IL who married Louisa Eliza Hester; (5) Joel Willis Beckham born Nov 1847 in Wayne Co, TN and died 15 Aug 1923 in Jefferson Co, IL who married Sarah Emeline Martin and Mary J Randall; (6) James W Beckham born Jun 1849 in Wayne Co, TN and died 13 Mar 1902 in Jefferson Co, IL who married Edwina C Peterson; and (7) Sarah C Beckham born 1859 in Wayne Co, TN and died 14 Sep 1878 in Jefferson Co, IL who married Alexander Pasley.
Green Berry Beckham (1814 - ____)
William Green Berry Beckham (1841 - 1915)*
Edward Beckham (1845 - 1913)*
Joel Willis Beckham (1848 - 1923)*
James W Beckham (1849 - 1902)*
Note: Daughter of William Weatherford (Creek Indian) and Margaret Ann Polk, wife of Green Berry Beckham. She died before 1880 and was buried on part of the cemetery where the road was widened.
South Hickory Hill Cemetery
Created by: James E Heidlebaugh
Record added: Jul 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28524257
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