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William Best Beeton

Birthdate: (57)
Birthplace: Grahamstown, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Death: circa September 6, 1895 (53-61)
21 High Rd Fordsburg, 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 Heatlie Beeton; Ellen Jane Eckhard; Walter Best Beeton and 8 others
Brother of Eliza Ann Heatlie; Thomas John Beeton and Arthur Beeton
Half brother of Janet Sarah (Cooper) Travers- Jackson (Graham); James Graham and Ellen Jane Graham

Occupation: Carpenter & Book keeper
Managed by: Lynne 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
December 24, 1864
Age 27
1865
July 27, 1865
Age 27
1867
June 12, 1867
Age 29
Cape, South Africa
1869
June 27, 1869
Age 31
1871
August 9, 1871
Age 33
Bloemfontein, South Africa, Orange Free State
1872
1872
Age 34
Ladybrand, Motheo, Free State, South Africa
1876
1876
Age 38