Mary Beard, b.1797 GA,head of household on pg 318 of 1850 census Panola Co., MS with Ely-1830, Martha-1832, David-1834, Elijah-1835, Nathan-1838, Elizabeth-1841.Next door is James Mitchell Beard b.1822.His proven sister, Seralda Beard Houston-1825, is nearby as is Sarah Elizabeth Beard Faucett-1811(also on pg 318) who has a proven brother, James Graham Beard-1822, on pg 322. Page 323 has Anderson H. Beard-1812 and William C. Beard-1825.All of this to ask if anyone else has all of these people sorted into family groups?Or, are they all children of Mary?And, who was Mary's husband?A Hugh Beard was on tax roles in 1845. Could he be the father of all these? If you can help in any way, please reply. Thanks.