John T Beckett

27 July 1846–28 December 1886 (Age 40)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of John T

John T Beckett was born on 27 July 1846, in Kentucky, United States. He married Lenora Barlow about 1873, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Magisterial District 8 Richland, Harrison, Kentucky, United States in 1880. He died on 28 December 1886, in Harrison, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 40.

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John T Beckett
Lenora Barlow
Marriage: about 1873
William H. Beckett
John A. L. Beckett
Mary R. Beckett

Spouse and Children

about 1873
Kentucky, United States


    William H. Beckett


    John A. L. Beckett


    Mary R. Beckett


World Events (7)

1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 4

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Age 15

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a diminutive of Beck 3 or, more rarely, of Beck 1.2 English: habitational name from places called Beckett in Berkshire and Devon. The former is named with Old English bēo ‘bee’ + cot ‘cottage’, ‘shelter’; the latter has as its first element the Old English personal name Bicca. This surname is also found in Ireland.3 Possibly an Americanized spelling of French Béquet ( see Bequette ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • John T Beckett, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John Becket in entry for Mrs. Ella H. Wallace, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"
  • Legacy NFS Source: John T Beckett - Government record: Census record: birth: 27 July 1846; Kentucky, United States

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