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John Baptist Beasley
Birth: May 5, 1796
Bertie County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 1855
Washington County
North Carolina, USA

Only child and son of Joseph Beasley and Elizabeth Norcom, husband of (1)Anne Hoskins and (2) Mary Alexander. He was a state senator to the NC Assembly from Tyrell Co 1821-1831 and in 1835. He was listed in the 1850 census as a grocer.

His children by Anne Hoskins, his first wife, were
* Joseph Beasley who married Martha Caroline White and moved to Alabama, and
* John Baptist Beasley III. There may also have been children named Henry and Charles.

His children by Mary Alexander were
* Martha Norcom Beasley who married Benjamin Cole,
* Mary Elizabeth Beasley(Knox) who moved to Canada,
* Harriet Maria Beasley who died as a young child,
* Henry Alexander Beasley who died as an infant is buried near to his father,
* Harriet Alexander Beasley who married William Alexander Littlejohn and moved to Canada taking her widowed mother with her and her sister with her,
* Ebenezer Beasley who died at age 8,
* James Edward Beasley who married Rebbecca Minna Treadwell and moved to TN,
* Henry Ebenezer Beasley who died at age 13,
* William Fessenden Beasley who married Mary Sidney Hewett and moved to Baltimore,
* Sarah Jane Beasley who died at age 10 and is buried near her father, and
* Charles Leaf Beasley who also died as an infant.

Family links: 
  Mary Alexander Beasley (1811 - 1892)*
  Mary Elizabeth Beasley Knox (1828 - 1890)*
  Henry Alexander Beasley (1832 - 1832)*
  Harriet Maria Beasley (1834 - 1834)*
  Ebenezer Pettigrew Beasley (1835 - 1843)*
  Harriet Alexander Beasley Simmons (1837 - 1897)*
  William Fessenden Beasley (1845 - 1923)*
  Sarah Jane Beasley (1847 - 1857)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: My husband's great grandfather
Grace Episcopal Church Cemetery
Washington County
North Carolina, USA
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Record added: Dec 06, 2002
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