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Margaret Adeline "Maggie" Sikes Beachum
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1841
South Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1908
Anson County
North Carolina, USA

Margaret Adeline Sikes was born on the May plantation near Chesterfield, South Carolina, the daughter of DeBerry Furman Sikes and his wife Jane Boggan Wood. They had five children. Two of Maggie's younger brothers, Solomon and Furman, Confederate soldiers, were killed at the Battle of Gettysburg, July 3, 1863.

Maggie was educated in South Carolina at a private school owned by her grandfather Alfred Wood. She later taught at the Oakdale School where she met and married James Thomas "Tom" Beachum (1837-1907, son of Hugh A. Beachum and Zillah O'Neal) of Anson Co., NC, on Jan. 1, 1869. Tom was also a Confederate soldier, haivng served in Co. K, 43rd NC Regiment, CSA.

Tom and Maggie had 6 children: Alice F. Beachum (1869-1922, Mrs. Tero Griffin), Annie Jane Beachum (1871-1881), Harriet A. "Hattie" Beachum (1874-1943, Mrs. Scott Tucker), Dudley Thomas Beachum (1875-1939), William Henry Beachum (1877-1883), and Rosa Mae Beachum (1879-1933, Mrs. Bud Dabbs). 
 
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 Spouse:
  James Thomas Beachum (1837 - 1907)*
 
 Children:
  Alice F. Beachum Griffin (1869 - 1922)*
  Annie Jane Beachum (1871 - 1881)*
  Harriet A. Beachum Tucker (1873 - 1943)*
  Dudley Thomas Beachum (1875 - 1939)*
  Henry B. Beachum (1877 - 1883)*
  Rosa Mae Beachum Dabbs (1879 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
J.T. Beachum Family Cemetery
Anson County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: John Field Pankow
Record added: Oct 27, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9719941
Margaret Adeline Maggie <i>Sikes</i> Beachum
Added by: John Field Pankow
 
 
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- Lanie
 Added: Oct. 26, 2014
You are loved, honored, remembered and prayed for this day, Ma'am, by your husband's 3rd great nephew.
- John Field Pankow
 Added: Oct. 25, 2009

- John Field Pankow
 Added: Feb. 17, 2009
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