Looking for William Beard or David Beard, the same person . Went by both William & David. One was most likely a middle name. He was born around 1840 in Tennessee. Lived in Illinois from about 1860-1875. Then moved to Savannah, Missouri .Was listed in the 1880 census for Andrew Co. Missouri.His wife was named Catherine. Had children one named George Beard born about 1860. If you have any information ,please contact me .