John Wesley Beard

  • Birth 7 Jan 1864 Washington County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 2 Jul 1946 Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Burial Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA
  • Plot Liberty, Map 1, Lot 1810, Space 2
  • Memorial ID 85346040

John Wesley Beard was born in 1864 in Madison, Washington County, Indiana to David William Beard and Mary Catharine Newby. He grew up there and married Leona Mae Patton on April 14, 1893. The couple had no children.

John and Leona remained in Indiana for about 25 years and he was a retail grocer. Before 1920 the couple moved to Ada, Pontotoc County, Oklahoma where he was a life insurance agent, then on to California before 1930 where John managed a hotel.

John Wesley Beard died 1946 in Glendale, California and was buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery.


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  • Maintained by: Joan (Wyatt) Bradley
  • Originally Created by: Chris Mills
  • Added: 22 Feb 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 85346040
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Wesley Beard (7 Jan 1864–2 Jul 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 85346040, citing Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale), Glendale, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by Joan (Wyatt) Bradley (contributor 32926924) .