Re: James Beckham of Orange County VA.
Little is known about James, who died before 1759. His son, William was b. abt 1741. The following establishes these dates:
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16 Jan 1759 - Essex Co. Court: [William] bound to John Branscome, Taylor, at age 18 years and an orphan, until 21 years old.
I have yet to confirm Henry I. Beckham's parents.....