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Jonanthan Beckwith

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Virginia
Death: December 09, 1796 (76)
Virginia
Immediate Family:

Father of Barnes Beckwith, Sr.

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About Jonanthan Beckwith

BURIAL Body lost or destroyed

Jonathan Beckwith BIRTH 17 Nov 1720 Richmond County, Virginia, USA DEATH 9 Dec 1796 (aged 76) Richmond County, Virginia, USA BURIAL Body lost or destroyed

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/176304824/jonathan-beckwith

Children

Jennings Beckwith 1763–1835

Richard Marmaduke Beckwith 1774–1820

Barnes Beckwith 1776–1855

Son of Marmaduke Beckwith 1687, Aldborough, Yorkshire, ENG-bef. July 1790, Richmond Co., VA.), son of Sir Roger Beckwith (1637-1700) and Elizazabeth Jennings (1662-1705) and Elizabeth (Brockenbrough) Dickerson, daughter of William Brockenbrough (1650-abt.1701) and Mary Newman (abt. 1668-1735). She was the widow of Thomas Dickerson who died 1714/15.

Married 17 May 1753 to Rebecca Barnes, daughter of Sir or Capt. Richard Barnes and Penelope Manley of MD. A newspaper dated 13 Dec 1796 states that Sir Jonathan Beckwith died in Richmond Co. last Tuesday at an advanced age.

Children:

1. Sir Jennings Beckwith (1763-Nov 13, 1835). Married 2 Apr 1787 to Catherine Miskell, daughter of William Miskell and Elizabeth Samford. The DAR Patriot Index identifies Jennings Beckwith as a Capt. in the Revolutionary War from VA.

2. Jonathon Beckwith born 1765-1785, died pre-1830? Never married.

3. Elizabeth Beckwith died 1777 without children. Married 1777(?) to Maj. Thomas Jones.

4. Rebecca Beckwith married to her cousin Marmaduke Brockenbrough Beckwith.

5. Mary Beckwith marriage bond 5 Dec 1785 to Maj. John Belfield, son of Capt. John Belfield and Ruth Snydor. He was born 1751, died 1792.

6. Richard Marmaduke Beckwith (1774-1820). Married 1798 to Elizabeth Scott Buchanan, daughter of Maj. Andrew Buchanan Esq. of Falmouth. She was born 1780, died 30 Aug 1834 Fredericksburg, VA.

7. Barnes Beckwith (1776-1855). Married Betsey Peyton Martin Beckwith (1786-1826).

8. Penelope Beckwith married 1798 to Alexander Walker.

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Jonanthan Beckwith's Timeline

1720
November 17, 1720
Virginia
1776
1776
Age 55
1796
December 9, 1796
Age 76
Virginia