William Best Beeton

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William Best Beeton

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Grahamstown, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: Died in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Beeton and Elizabeth Beeton Graham
Husband of Martha Susanna Beeton
Father of Thomas John Beeton; Polly Beeton; Arthur Cathey Beeton; Ellen Jane Eckhard; George Henry Beeton and 7 others
Brother of Eliza Ann Heatlie; Thomas John Beeton and Arthur Beeton
Half brother of James Graham; Janet Sarah (Cooper) Travers- Jackson (Graham) and Ellen Jane Graham

Occupation: Carpenter & Book keeper
Managed by: Lynne Lesley Pascoe
Last Updated:

About William Best Beeton

Lived in Bloemfontein 1861 & 1862 William Best joined the British forces & obtained the rank of Captain. 1877

During the Sekukuni War of 1879 he was wounded & lost a leg.

In 1884 they lived at Steenbokfontein. 5 hours horse ride from Pretora.

Lived in 21 High Street Fordsburg in Sep 1895.

Buried in Braamfontein Cemetry,

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William Best Beeton's Timeline

1837
October 18, 1837
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
1862
October 1, 1862
Age 24
October 1, 1862
Age 24
1864
1864
Age 26
1865
1865
Age 27
1869
June 1869
Age 31
Cape, South Africa
1870
August 9, 1870
Age 32
Bloemfontein, South Africa, Orange Free State
1872
1872
Age 34
Ladybrand, Motheo, Free State, South Africa
1876
1876
Age 38
1877
1877
Age 39