In regards to John Beard b.March 30, 1765, Cumberland co., PA, d. 1826in Williamson Co., TN. his father was also John Beard, I don't know who his mother was.According to the 1779 census, 96th Dist., SC John Beard had the following children:
Lewis Beard d. williamson Co., TN
William Beard b. July 1760, Cumberland Co., PA d. May 20 2809, Union Co., SC.
Moses Beard (MY gr+4 grandfather) b. April 22, 1759, Ireland. d. Feb 7, 1833, Clarke Co. GA.
John Beard, b. March 30, 1765, Cumberland Co., PA, d. May 31, 1826, Williamson Co., TN