Alexander Beard is listed on the 1860 Pontotoc Co., MS census, at age 55, b. NC.His wife, Mary Elgin Moreland, and children: William C., age 21 (see below) Green E., age 17 Francis A., age 15 James A., age 12 Latanas C., age 9 Starks Moreland, age 7, m. Jennie Higginbotham John T., age 2 mos.
William C., b. July 6, 1839, AL d. June 24, 1910 - buried at Old Oak Grove Cemetery, Union Co., MS.He married:Cynthia Stokes ? Their children: Isaac A., m. (1) Pludie Ray and (2) Etta Baker. John Gardner, m. Ethel M. ? Newton Thomas, m. Elvie ? Robert Elgin, m. Bernice Hamric Jessie Lou, m. Perry Henry.
Isaac, John, and Robert are buried at Candy Hill Cemetery, Myrtle, Union Co., MS.Does anyone have any connection or info on the above BEARD families?Thanks for your help.