Mary A. BECKHAM, who was daughter of Leroy Lester BECKHAM, who was son of Wyatt David BECKHAM, who was son of Benjamin BECKHAM, who was son of William BECKHAM (m:Ann GREEN), who was son of William BECKHAM (m: Phillis MACKEY).
------ LEROY LESTER BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2) - (Son of Wyatt David BECKHAM (B1A1C8D) and Lydia MORGAN) - b. 12 May 1813 in SC and d. 19 May 1872. He is buried in the Hawkins Est, West Point, Clay Co, MS.
He was married (1st) to Mary ________. She was born 1818 in NC and d. 1854.
Leroy Lester(L.L.)BECKHAM was married (2nd) on 13 Nov 1856 in Lowndes Co, MS to Cordelia Brooks KERR. She was born 1823 in AL and d. Jun 1899. She is buried in the Hawkins Est, West Point, Clay Co, MS.
Leroy Lester Beckham’s will was filed in 1872 in Clay Co, MS in Will Book 1, Page 1.
Leroy Lester Beckham is listed in the 1840 census of Lowndes Co, MS; in the 1848 Tax List, Sec 29, Twsp 14, Range 17, Monroe Co, MS; in the 1850 census of Oktibbeha Co, MS; in the 1860 census of Oktibbeha Co, MS; and in the 1870 census of Twsp 17, West Point, Lowndes Co, MS. Cordelia Brooks (Kerr) Beckham is listed in the 1880 census of Beat 2, Clay Co, MS. --- The children of Leroy Lester BECKHAM and Mary ________: JAMES MONROE BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2A) - b. 1838 in MS. JOHN BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2B) - b. 1842 in MS. JOSEPH BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2C) - b. 1844 in MS. MARY BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2D) - b. 1846 in MS. CASWELL D BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2E) - b. 1848 in MS. --- The children of Leroy Lester BECKHAM and Cordelia Brooks Kerr: JULIUS MARION WALL BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2F) - b. 1857 in West Point, Clay Co, MS and d. 1860. SINY BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2G) - b. 1858 in MS. ADA BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2H) - b. 1859 in MS. ALICE AUGUSTA BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2I) - b. 1861 in West Point, Clay Co, MS and d. 1902. She was married on 17 Jan 1878 in Clay Co, MS to Loranzo Baker Murphy. CHARLES B BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2J) - b. 1863 in West Point, Clay Co, MS and d. 1874. JAMES W BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2K) - b. Mar 1865 in West Point, Clay Co, MS. He married Larena ________). (INFANT) BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2L) - b. 1867 and d. 1867. SPENCER BECKHAM (B1A1C8D2M) - b. 1869 in West Point, Clay Co, MS.