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William Beals

Also Known As: "Bales"
Birthplace: New Garden, Guilford, North Carolina, USA
Death: Died in Chatham, North Carolina
Immediate Family:

Son of John Beals, III and Margaret Esther Beals
Husband of Rachel Beals
Father of Lydia Tyson; John Bales; William Bales; Jacob Bales / Beals; Rachel Bales and 10 others
Brother of Ruth Hoggatt; Lydia Hiatt; Hannah Hockett; John H. Beals, IV; Rachel Dicks and 4 others

Managed by: Brandon Keith Gregory
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About William Beals

Biographical Summary:

"...William Beals (c.1743-c. 1814) born about 1743-1745/moved to Holsten Valley in Tenn. William was raised in Rowan County, North Carolina, married Rachel Green October 19, 1769, at New Garden, they had 10 sons and 3 daughters..."

"...In 1789 William bought 500 acres from Abraham Fulkerson lying on north side of French Board River, on the first creek below Dumplin Creek, now Tuckahoe, in Green County, Territory South of the Ohio. Formerly this territory had been Washington County, North Carolina. Later it was Jefferson County, and now Knox County, Tennessee. This was William's home for about 10 years. Rachel died there about 1799. The same year William sold 250 acres and gave 157 acres to his son John and in 1800 gave the remaining 90 acres to his son Jacob. In 1802 William and several children moved back to North Carolina..."

"...In 1803 William married Rachel Johnson of Fairfax County. They had four children and lived for a time at New Garden in Guilford County. In 1806 they all moved to Back Creek in Randolph County, where William died about 1814..."

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William Beals's Timeline

New Garden, Guilford, North Carolina, USA
Age 19
Guilford, NC, USA
Age 30
Age 33
January 15, 1777
Age 36
Guilford,North Carolina,USA
December 22, 1778
Age 37
February 5, 1780
Age 39
July 1, 1782
Age 41
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