October Ancestry Challenge 2013: Ancestor #9

http://loricrane.wordpress.com/2013/09/21/october-ancestry-challenge-2013-2/ I missed posting on Friday, so this is an attempt to catch up. 🙂 Ancestor #9 Rebecca Davidson Wilaby, my 3rd great-grandmother, was born on July 20, 1820 in Tennessee to James Davidson and Elizabeth (Gunter or Toney) Davidson. The 1880 U. S. Census states that Rebecca’s Father was born in Kentucky and her... Continue Reading →

October Ancestry Challenge 2013: Ancestor #6

http://loricrane.wordpress.com/2013/09/21/october-ancestry-challenge-2013-2/ Ancestor #6 Parthena McBroom Beam was my 3rd great grandmother and is one of my biggest brick walls. According to Census Records, she was born in 1819 in Alabama, to unknown parents. Supposedly, Parthena McBroom married William R. Beam on March 6, 1848 in Marshall County, Alabama. I do not have documentation for this... Continue Reading →

October Ancestry Challenge 2013: Ancestor #4

http://loricrane.wordpress.com/2013/09/21/october-ancestry-challenge-2013-2/ Ancestor #4 My 4th paternal great grandfather was the first in my direct descendant line to move into Alabama. Ezekiel Beam, son of John Beam and unknown wife, was born in Fairfield County, South Carolina in 1790. He was the second child of seven and the second son. Ezekiel is mentioned in the Will... Continue Reading →

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