Re: William Becknell,br Amherst CO,VA 1787
William Becknel was my ggg-grandfather. His daughter, Mary Jane Becknell was the mother of Zachary Taylor Rogers who was the father of my grandmother, Laura Nell Rogers.
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The best bio I have found on William Becknell can be found at the following site: http://www.tsha.utexas.edu/handbook/online/articles/print/BBfbe17.htmlhttp://www.tsha.utexas.edu/handbook/online/articles/print/BBfbe17.html
This site is "The Handbook of Texas Online".
I also searched Yahoo.com last night for "William Becknell" and got over 200 hits, mostly related to the Santa fe Trail.
I will send you an outline of what I have from Micajah Becknell (father of William Becknell) if you would like a copy.
You can reach me at CRBANNER@worldnet.att.com