Biography of

Samuel Beard

 

Born 26 Dec 1820, Greenbrier, VA
Died 03 Apr 1854, Greenbrier, VA
Married Margaret Ann Knapp, 02 May 1843 Greenbrier, VA; b 07 Oct 1823 Richland, Greenbrier, WV; d 29 Sep 1850, Lewisburg, VA, USA
Married (2) Ruth Sabina Gillilan; b Abt 1830
Margaret Ann Knapp originally married a Huntsonpillar (no children) who died in 1843.  Samuel Beard was her second marriage.

Samuel Beard married Ruth Sabina Gillilan, after the death of Margaret in 1850. He had one son by her, Michael Oscar Beard, who went on to marry Emma Mildred Yeager.

Children Born
Sarah Jane Beard 11 Feb 1844
Lucrieta Beard Jun 1845
Josiah Osborne Beard 29 Apr 1847
Samuel G. Beard 04 Sep 1850
 

 

Children Born
Michael Oscar Beard 13 Mar 1852
 

References

Note : Margaret Ann Knapp originally married a Huntsonpillar (no children) who died in 1843.  Samuel Beard was her 2nd marriage.  Note bio : My father, Josiah Osborne Beard, was born April 29, 1847, near Lewisburg in Greenbrier County, the son of Samuel Beard and Margaret Ann (Knapp) Hutsonpillar; who had been widowed at the age of twenty before her marriage to Samuel Beard.
http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=2899087&Type=Death

Saml Beard, Male d 3 Apr 1854, Greenbrier County, WV, Age 35y, b Greenbrier County, WV, M, Spouse Sabina Beard, Occupation Farmer, Mother Nancy McClintic Beard, Father Jno. Beard

(Note that Sabina here was his second wife, married before 1852).