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William Beckett
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Birth: May 6, 1782
Barnsboro
Gloucester County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1844
Barnsboro
Gloucester County
New Jersey, USA

William was born near Barnsboro, the son of Josiah Beckett (Bockitt) and Sophia Bee. He was the brother of Josiah Beckett Jr., Sophia Bee (Beckett) Ashcraft and half-brother of Johnson Beckett and Wesley Beckett.

He married Sarah Iszard on 29 Jan. 1807 in Gloucester Co., NJ; the marriage record gives his surname as "Boqua." He was a farmer, and served in the War of 1812. He lived near Blackwoodtown and was a Methodist. He reportedly died near Barnsboro, however. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Iszard Beckett (1789 - 1865)
 
 Children:
  Abigail Beckett (1807 - 1814)*
  Sophia Bee Beckett Chew (1809 - 1893)*
  Mary Ann Beckett (1812 - 1901)*
  Louisa Beckett (1815 - 1822)*
  Josiah Bee Beckett (1817 - 1882)*
  Ephraim Bee Beckett (1820 - 1836)*
  Elizabeth Beckett (1822 - 1822)*
  William Beckett (1823 - 1895)*
  Gabriel I. Beckett (1826 - 1885)*
  Samuel Beckett (1828 - 1898)*
  Sarah Jane Beckett (1833 - 1844)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery
Hurffville
Gloucester County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Joseph R. Klett
Record added: Jun 22, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 112723153
William Beckett
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May you rest in peace. (From a nephew, a few times removed.)
- Joseph R. Klett
 Added: Apr. 6, 2014
 
 
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