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Hugh Beckerdite
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1809
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 1864
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

Hugh Beckerdite was the fourth of ten known children of John Beckerdite (1777-1863) and Elizabeth Yokley Beckerdite (1780-1861) who married in Oct 1801 at Rowan (now Davidson) County, North Carolina.

Hugh married Christina Rothrock (1813-1853) in c1831 in presumably North Carolina. Hugh was a lifelong farmer in the part of Stokes County, North Carolina that became Forsyth County in 1859. Hugh and Christina were the parents of nine known children, namely:

1. Mary Ann Beckerdite Motsinger (1832-1884)
2. Esther Catherine Beckerdite (1834-1897)
3. Salome Elizabeth Beckerdite (1836-1918)
4. Zenith Haseltine Beckerdite (1838-1884)
5. Christena Amanda Beckerdite (1841-1862)
6. John Henry Beckerdite (1844-1907)
7. Caleb Alexander Beckerdite (1847-1918)
8. Hugh Lawson Beckerdite (1851-1915)
9. Eliza Jane Beckerdite Bodenhamer (1853-1921)

Links to Hugh's parents, wife and seven of his nine known children are included below.
Family links: 
  John Beckerdite (1777 - 1863)
  Elizabeth Yokley Beckerdite (1780 - 1861)
  Christina Rothrock Beckerdite (1813 - 1853)
  Mary Ann Beckerdite Motsinger (1832 - 1884)*
  Esther Catherine Beckerdite (1834 - 1897)*
  Salome Elizabeth Beckerdite (1836 - 1918)*
  Zenith Haseltine Beckerdite (1838 - 1884)*
  Christenia Amanda Beckerdite (1841 - 1862)*
  Caleb Alexander Beckerdite (1848 - 1918)*
  Hugh Lawson Beckerdite (1851 - 1915)*
  Elizabeth Beckerdite Eller (1807 - 1887)*
  Hugh Beckerdite (1809 - 1864)
  Benjamin Franklin Beckerdite (1822 - 1893)*
*Calculated relationship
ae 55y 2d
Hopewell Moravian God's Acre
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: Dan Stevenson
Originally Created by: Kathy Merris Mills
Record added: Mar 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34484120
Hugh Beckerdite
Added by: Kathy Merris Mills
Hugh Beckerdite
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Could be my Great-Great Grandfather, through a son, Hugh Lawson Beckerdite, his son Lawson Dewitt, his son Robert Beckerdite
- Teresa Beckerdite
 Added: Jul. 12, 2012

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