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Robert Beer
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Birth: Apr. 21, 1750, Ireland
Death: Mar. 26, 1842
Fulton County
Illinois, USA

Robert was an Indian fighter
He served in the Rev War from Northampton Co., PA 6th battalion (PA archives 5th series, vol 8 page 426-434.

He was the husband of Nancy Quinn born abt 1752 Ireland, and son of William Beer and Mary Lowery

Additional bio

ROBERT BEER - - born in Ireland April 21, 1750. Came to America in 1765, settling in Pennsylvania. He served in the war from Northampton county, 6th Co, 6th Bat., commanded by Col. Jacob Stroud. He also was an Indian spy. He came to Fulton Co and died there. Buried in Beer Cemetery in Young, Hickory Twp., 3 miles west of Fairview. He was pensioned (source: Genealogical Records, Illinois Society DAR, 1939, compiled by Mrs. Edward J. Filbey and "Illinois Revolutionary War Veteran Burials, 1917"))

(courtesy of Debra

1840 fed census, Fulton Co., Illinois
Robt Beer Male age 90-100
Family links: 
  William Beer (1717 - 1780)
  Mary Lowery Beer (1725 - 1837)
  Nancy Quinn Beer (1752 - 1821)*
  Elizabeth Beer Reed (1783 - 1855)*
  Robert Beers (1783 - 1857)*
  William Beer (1785 - 1870)*
  Matthew Beer (1807 - 1903)*
*Calculated relationship
Robert son of William
Born Apr. 21,1750 in Darrie Co. Ir.
Came to Am. 1765 A Lieutenant in the Rev.
Died Mar. 26, 1842.
Married Nancy Quinn
Their Children
Robert, Mary, Charles, Thomas,
Nancy, John, Martha, Mathew.
178? - 1870
Rachel Kline
Dau of
Jonas Kline
Their Children
Thomas, Charles, ????
??? ?????, David
George, Jackson,
Oliver, Mary Ann, Simon
1807 -
James Reed
Their Children
??ew, Nancy
?Robert, James
?Mary?, ??Isabel??
Charles, Fannie

Best image of entire family marker stone was added to Robert Beer by Sean Flynn
Beer Cemetery
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Joan of VA
Record added: Apr 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25945507
Robert Beer
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Robert Beer
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Robert Beer
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You are listed as a pensioner in the 1840 Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services as residing in Fulton County, Illinois. Thank you sir, for your service.
- Recipient of U.S. Constitution
 Added: May. 28, 2016

- cbb
 Added: Feb. 25, 2014

- Debra
 Added: Dec. 2, 2010
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