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John Wesley Beard
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1864
Washington County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 2, 1946
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA

John Wesley Beard was born in 1864 in Madison, Washington County, Indiana to David William Beard and Mary Catharine Newby. He grew up there and married Leona Mae Patton on April 14, 1893. The couple had no children.

John and Leona remained in Indiana for about 25 years and he was a retail grocer. Before 1920 the couple moved to Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma where he was a life insurance agent, then on to California before 1930 where John managed a hotel.

John Wesley Beard died 1946 in Glendale, California and was buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David William Beard (1839 - 1872)
  Mary Catherine Newby Beard (1839 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Leona Mae Patton Wyatt (1875 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Wesley Beard (1864 - 1946)
  Margaret J Beard (1869 - 1870)*
  Archy McKinney Beard (1871 - 1871)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Liberty, Map 1, Lot 1810, Space 2
 
Maintained by: Joan (Wyatt) Bradley
Originally Created by: Chris Mills
Record added: Feb 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85346040
John Wesley Beard
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Added by: David Eastburn
 
 
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John, rest in peace.
- Joan (Wyatt) Bradley
 Added: Jul. 1, 2012
 
 
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