A-3-83 Louisa Lewter Beavers tombstone_sm.jpg

Louisa Beavers Tombstone

 

A-3-83 Louisa Lewter daughter of James C. Lewter and Sarah Carlton was born on 19 Dec 1834 in NC. She died on 07 Jun 1879 in NC. She was buried in

J.S. Beavers Cemetery, Chatham County, NC. She married Rufus Henry Beavers son of George Beavers and Mary Baucom. He was born on 02 Mar 1830 in

Chatham County, NC. He died on 03 Dec 1909 in Chatham County, NC. He was buried in Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery, Chatham County, NC.

 

Rufus Henry Beavers and Louisa Lewter were married on 02 Feb 1854 in Chatham County, NC Book 1, Page 21. They had the following children:

 

A-4-218  Patsey Beavers was born on 23 May 1855 in Chatham County, NC. She married William A. Barbee on 25 Apr 1889 in Chatham County, NC. She died on 23 Jul 1914 in Durham, Durham County, NC. She was buried on 24 Jul 1914 in Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church, Chatham County, NC.

 

A-4-219  James Wesley Beavers was born on 05 Jun 1857 in Chatham County, NC. He married Ida Magnolia Shepherd on 05 Sep 1883 in Durham, NC. He died on 14 Oct 1932 in Durham, Durham County, NC. He was buried on 16 Oct 1932 in Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, Durham County, NC.

 

A-4-220  Mary Mozella Beavers was born on 27 Jun 1859 in NC. She married Sanders Shepherd on 25 Dec 1879. She died on 04 Mar 1917.

 

A-4-221  Sallie S. Beavers was born on 26 Nov 1861. She married Richard T. Kirkland on 16 Dec 1880. She died on 17 Feb 1882. She was buried in Mt Pleasant Methodist Church Cemetery, Chatham County, NC.

 

A-4-222  Annie Rebecca Beavers was born on 30 Jun 1864 in NC. She died on 28 Aug 1917. She was buried in Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery, Chatham County, NC.

 

A-4-223  Albert S. Beavers was born on 01 May 1869. He died on 02 Feb 1870.

 

A-4-224  Dora Louise Beavers was born on 12 Dec 1871. She married Dixon W. Maynard on 23 Jun 1892. She died on 27 Aug 1941.

 

A-4-225  Alma Frances Beavers was born on 23 Jan 1873. She married John F. Byrd on 10 Jan 1911. She died in 1971.

 

A-4-226  Alice Geneva Beavers was born on 26 Feb 1875 in Chatham County, NC. She married James Richard Stanford Atkins on 25 Dec 1902 in Chatham County, NC. She died on 12 Aug 1963 in Fairfax County, Va.. She was buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Durham, NC.

 

 

 

 

Notes for Rufus Henry Beavers:

 

Rufus served with Co. I, 6th NC Troops and was captured 22 Aug. 1864, at Halltown, West Virginia. Imprisoned at Camp Chase, Ohio; transferred to point lookout, Maryland, 18 Mar. 1865; exchanged 27 Mar. 1865.

 

Christopher Lindsey Robbins

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CENSUS YR: 1850 STATE or TERRITORY: NC COUNTY: Chatham DIVISION: Lower Regiment REEL NO: 432-624 PAGE NO: 481a REFERENCE: 10th Sept'r, 1850, Rich'n Faucette, Ass't Marshal

26 603 603 Beavers George 47 M Farmer 625 NC

27 603 603 Beavers Mary 40 F NC

28 603 603 Beavers Francis 22 M Labourer NC X

29 603 603 Beavers Ruffus 19 M Labourer NC X

30 603 603 Beavers Delia 18 F NC X

31 603 603 Beavers Sydney 15 M Labourer NC X

32 603 603 Beavers John W. 14? M NC X

REMARKS: It looks like a 13 has been written above the age 14.

33 603 603 Beavers Thomas 11 M NC X

34 603 603 Beavers Charles E. 9 M NC X

 

Pg. 49 - Eastern District - 21 June 1850 - Williams Mills P.O. , Chatham County, NC

165 165 Rufus Bevers 30 M - Farmer 100 200 - - - - -

- - Louisa " 25 F - Housekeeper - - - - - - -

- - Patsy " 5 F - - - - - - - - -

- - Jas. " 33 M - - - - - - - - -

- - Mary " 11/12 F - - - - - - - - -

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1880 Census, Williams Twp., Chatham County, NC 17 June 1880, Page 21

224 227 Beavers, Rufus H. W M 50 Farmer NC NC NC

                             Patsy W F 25 Dau. NC NC NC

                             James W. W M 20 Son NC NC NC

                             Sallie W F 18 NC NC NC

                             Annia W F 16 NC NC NC

                             Dora W F 10 NC NC NC

                            Alma W F 8 NC NC NC

                            Alice W F 5 Dau. NC NC NC

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1900 Census, William Twp., Chatham County, NC, 7 June 1900 Page 3A

32 32 Beavers, Rufus Head W M Feb. 1830 70 Wid. NC NC NC Farmer

                         Annia R. Dau. W F June 1864 35 S NC NC NC

                         Alma F. Dau. W F Jan. 1873 27 S NC NC NC

                         Alice J. Dau. W F Feb. 1875 25 S NC NC NC

                         Bessie R. Dau. W F Aug. 1884 15 S NC NC NC

                         Womble, John A. Laborer W M June 1877 22 S NC NC NC