Beakes was born in 1640 in Backwell, England. He died on
14 Jul 1687 in Bucks, Pennsylvania. PENN MAG Vol. 30, p. 500-1; Hinshaw's
ENCY AMER QUAKER GENEA Vol 2, p 461. William Beakes and Mary Wall were married
on 12 Mar 1661 in Somerset, England.
Mary Wall was born about 1640 in Somersetshire, England. Children
|Stephen Beakes was born on 28 Apr 1665
in Backwell, England. He died in Jun 1700.|
was born on 14 Jan 1666 in Backwell, England.|
Beakes was born in 1670 in England. He died in 1703 in Chester,
Pennsylvania. Marriage and some history of Abraham given in ATKINSON
FAMILIES OF BUCKS
COUNTY, PA, p 501; HISTORY OF BUCKS COUNTY by W. H. Davis, p. 80, gives his
death as 1687 but PA MAGAZINE, V 30, gives it 1703. Also see manuscript of
Gilbert Cope both in Historical Society, Philadelphia, and Salt Lake City.