James Robert Beazley

12 January 1856–18 June 1880 (Age 24)
Kentucky, Virginia, United States

The Life of James Robert

When James Robert Beazley was born on 12 January 1856, in Kentucky, Virginia, United States, his father, Joseph Beazley, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Ann West, was 21. He married Alice Richardson on 14 February 1877. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Christian, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and LaFayette, Christian, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. He died on 18 June 1880, at the age of 24, and was buried in LaFayette, Christian, Kentucky, United States.

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James Robert Beazley
Alice Richardson
Marriage: 14 February 1877
Dr. Hugh Coleman Beazley

Spouse and Children

14 February 1877


Parents and Siblings


    Sarah Ann West





    Rufus Henry Beazley


    Annie E. Beazley


World Events (8)


Age 5

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 5

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

Age 7

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

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Beasley .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Robert Beazley, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jas R Beasley in household of Joseph Beasley, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James R Beasley in household of Joseph Beasley, "United States Census, 1860"

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