When Thomas Claude Beasley was born in 1902, his father, John Levi Beasley, was 35 and his mother, Daphne McGee, was 33. He lived in Civil District 7, Stewart, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died on 27 February 1954, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 52.
variant of Bisley, a habitational name from any of the places called Bisley in Gloucestershire and Surrey (the former named with the Old English personal name Bisa + lēah ‘woodland clearing’, the later named with either a personal name or Old English bysce ‘copse, bushes’ + lēah), or Bisseley (a lost place in Coventry, Warwickshire).
habitational name from a place in Lancashire named Beesley, probably named with Old English bēos ‘bent grass’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.