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Hugh Lawson "Lawson" Beckerdite
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1851
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1915
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

Hugh Lawson (went by Lawson) Beckerdite was the eighth of nine known children of Hugh Beckerdite (1809-1864) and Christina Rothrock Beckerdite (1813-1853), who married c1831 in presumably Stokes (now Forsyth) or Davidson County, North Carolina.

Lawson married first to Matilda C. Teague (1844-1899) on 16 Oct 1877 at Abbott's Creek Township, Davidson County, North Carolina. Lawson and Matilda were the parents of four known children, namely:

1. Allie Beckerdite Cox (1878-1963)
2. Luther Wingate Beckerdite (1879-1933)
3. Etta Beckerdite Masten (1883-1964)
4. William Hugh Beckerdite (1888-1965)

After Matilda died, Lawson remarried to Claudia Priscilla Fisher (1867-1946) on 28 Oct 1904 at Forsyth County, North Carolina and they had one known child, namely:

5. Ruth Beckerdite Rudacil (1905-2002)

Links to Lawson's parents, both of his known wives, all five of his known children and seven of his eight known children are included below.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Hugh Beckerdite (1809 - 1864)
  Christina Rothrock Beckerdite (1813 - 1853)
 
 Spouses:
  Matilda C. Teague Beckerdite (1844 - 1899)
  Claudia Priscilla Fisher Beckerdite (1867 - 1946)
 
 Children:
  Luther Wingate Beckerdite (1879 - 1933)*
  Allie Beckerdite Cox (1881 - 1963)*
  Etta Beckerdite Masten (1883 - 1964)*
  William Hugh Beckerdite (1888 - 1965)*
  Ruth Beckerdite Rudacil (1905 - 2002)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Ann Beckerdite Motsinger (1832 - 1884)*
  Esther Catherine Beckerdite (1834 - 1897)*
  Salome Elizabeth Beckerdite (1836 - 1918)*
  Zenith Haseltine Beckerdite (1838 - 1884)*
  Christenia Amanda Beckerdite (1841 - 1862)*
  Caleb Alexander Beckerdite (1848 - 1918)*
  Hugh Lawson Beckerdite (1851 - 1915)
  Elizabeth Jane Beckerdite Bodenhamer (1853 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hopewell Moravian God's Acre
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Dan Stevenson
Originally Created by: Kathy Merris Mills
Record added: Mar 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34484088
Hugh Lawson Lawson Beckerdite
Added by: Kathy Merris Mills
 
Hugh Lawson Lawson Beckerdite
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Added by: isabel
 
 
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My 4th Great Grandfather, Love to you
- Teresa Beckerdite
 Added: Oct. 28, 2012
possibaly my G grandfather, if he had a son, Lawson Dewitt Beckerdite
- Teresa Beckerdite
 Added: Jul. 12, 2012
 
 
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