James Egypt Beeson Wingfield

12 March 1866–24 February 1950 (Age 83)
Colorado, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of James Egypt

When James Egypt Beeson Wingfield was born on 12 March 1866, in Colorado, Texas, United States, his father, John Stuart Buson, was 38 and his mother, Sophia Wingfield, was 30. He married Didama Damey “Dama” Townsend in 1886. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Justice Precinct 2, Uvalde, Texas, United States in 1910 and Albany, Shackelford, Texas, United States in 1920. He died on 24 February 1950, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Eastland, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Egypt Beeson Wingfield
1866–1950
Didama Damey “Dama” Townsend
1870–1951
Marriage: 1886
Mary Lucy Benson
1884–1951
Ethel Lavinia Beeson
1889–1971
Martha Ada Beeson
1891–1953
Beatrice Beeson
1893–
James Willie Beeson
1896–1932
Jessie Loyd Beeson
1899–1968
Gladys Damey Beeson
1901–1999
Bessie Lee McCandless Beeson
1902–1994
Frances Agnes Beeson
1910–1945

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1886
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 1
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
    1874
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries: 1874: Shackelford, Texas, United States
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 24
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Beeston , a habitational name from a place called Beeston. The spelling reflects the local pronunciation of the Nottinghamshire placename, although this form is now quite widespread in England.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Beeston
    Beason
    Beson

    Sources (21)

    • Jauls Beesan, "United States Census, 1900"
    • James E. Berson, "Texas, County Marriage Index, 1837-1977"
    • J E Beason in entry for Loyd Jessie Beason, "Texas, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947"

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