Naughton Cleveland Beasley

1917–1998 (Age 80)
Stilson, Bulloch, Georgia, United States

The Life of Naughton Cleveland

When Naughton Cleveland Beasley was born on 9 July 1917, in Stilson, Bulloch, Georgia, United States, his father, Joseph Cleveland Beasley, was 25 and his mother, Pearl Alice Harvey, was 23. He married Willie Freida Martin on 12 August 1941, in Georgia, United States. He lived in Brooklet, Bulloch, Georgia, United States in 1920 and Coweta, Georgia, United States in 1998. He died on 2 March 1998, in Georgia, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Statesboro, Bulloch, Georgia, United States.

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Naughton Cleveland Beasley
1917–1998
Willie Freida Martin
1918–1998
Marriage: 12 August 1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 August 1941
Georgia, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1922 · Women Granted the Right to Vote

Age 5

The 19th Amendment, which allowed women the right to vote, was passed and became federal law on August 26, 1920. Georgia law prevented women from voting until 1922. The amendment wasn’t officially ratified until 1970.
1941

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lancashire named Beesley, perhaps from Old English bēos ‘bent grass’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Naughton Beasley in household of Joseph C Beasley, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Noughton Beasley in household of Joe Beasley, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Naughton Cleveland Beasley, "Georgia World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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