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Jeffrey Beck

FATHER: Edward Beck   (abt 1685 - abt 1736)
MOTHER: Sarah West

SPOUSE 1: Lydia Phillips

SPOUSE 2: Susannah Gibbs


-1st Marriage 3 12M 1742/3 First Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia,PA;
 by License dated 1 Feb 1742/3
-In 1752 bought land in Augusta co,VA
-In 1755 listed on tax list for Orange co,NC
-In 1768 listed as a signer of the Orange co,NC Regulator Petition;
 later shown as a Regulator in Guilford co,NC
-Cane Creek MM, Orange co,NC on 7 Nov 1772 Susanna Beck reported 
 for marr.out [presumed to refer to 2nd wife of Jeffrey Beck]
-Will dated 11 Jul 1774; proved Mar 1780, Randolph co,NC; mentions 5 adult
 children & 4 minor children; mentions daus Sarah Hobson, wife of Charles
 Hobson, and Dianna Sitton, wife of Joseph Sitton
-In Dec 1779 John Beck appointed Administrator of Estate of Jeffrey Beck,
 dec'd; on 11 Sep 1782 Jeffrey Beck [Jr] issued Letters of Administration
 on Estate of Jeffrey Beck, dec'd, Randolph co,NC [eldest son George had
 died in GA in ca.1774; John is presumed to have died in Randolph co,NC
 in ca.1782 before administration of his father's estate had been
 completed, which responsibility then devolved to 3rd son Jeffrey Jr]

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