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Major Robert Beveley's offspring
Posted by: Betsy Collins (ID *****4564) Date: October 24, 2008 at 17:31:01
In Reply to: Re: Mary Keeble, is not Major Robert Beveley's wife by Mary Blomberg of 908

Assuming Mary Keeble was not his wife, which is what the above mssg states, then he had two wives, Margaret (Mary) and Catherine. I am finding online all kinds of arrangements of his offspring among various wives - you get that 'i'm my own grandpa' feeling after a while, what with the marriages with the Robinsons (which is the line i am researching - daughter Catherine married a Robinson). Here is a tombstone inscription for Mary
(see http://boards.ancestry.com.au/surnames.beverly/190/mb.ashx):

Here lyeth interred the bodi of Mrs. Mary Beverley, wife of Major Robert Beverley. Mother of nine Sonnes and three Daughters who departed from this life the 1st day of June, 1678, Aged fortie one yeares three months, having been married to him 12 years 2 months and was A careful Mother teaching Vertuous life Happy and making happy when a wife Religious to example, may all strive To immitate her vertues whilst alive.

So we need to find 12 children for her, nine of them male.

for the below see http://www.wrestlingusa.com/bryantrightframe.html (make of it what you will!)
(these are attributed to Catherine at that site (and sex is designated by M or F before name))
1 F(emale) Catherine BEVERLY
Born: Abt 1680 Place: , Mdlx, Va
Died: 1726 Place: Urbanna, Middlesex, Va
2. M(ale) Thomas BEVERLEY
Born: Abt 1681 Place: Blandfield, Mddlsx, Va
Died: 20 Sep 1686 Place: Blandfield, Mddlsx, Va
Buried: 22 Sep 1686 Place: Lower Chapel, Christ Church, Middlesex, Va.
3. M John BEVERLEY
Born: Abt 1682 Place: Blandfield, Mddlsx, Va
4. F Catherine BEVERLEY
Born: Abt 1686 Place: <, Middlesex, Virginia>
5. F Katherine BEVERLEY
Born: Bef 1700 Place: Gloucester, Va
Died: Abt 1726 Place: Va
6. F Christopher BEVERLEY
Born: 1686 Place:
Christened: 19 Mar 1686 Place: Blandfield, Mddlsx, Va

M Harry BEVERELY
Born: 1669 Place: , Middlesex, Virginia
Died: 1730/1731 Place: St. George Parish, Spottsylvania, Virginia
Buried: 1729/1730 Place:

M Robert BEVERLEY
Born: 1673 Place: Jamestown, Middlesex, Virginia
Died: 21 Apr 1722 Place: Beverley Park, King & Queen Co., Va
Buried: Place: Beverley Park, King & Queen, Va
9. John BEVERLY
Born: 1684 Place: <Jamestown, Middlesex, Va>
Died: 22 Oct 1737 Place:
10. M William BEVERLEY
Born: 4 Jan 1680 Place: , Middlesex, Virginia
Christened: 4 Jan 1680 Place: Blandfield, Middlesex, Virginia
Died: Jul 1702 Place: , Middlesex, Virginia
11. M Christopher BEVERLEY
Born: 19 Feb 1686 Place: , Middlesex, Virginia
Christened: 19 Mar 1686 Place: Blandfield, Middlesex, Virginia

other posted children lists (this will require your ingenuity or mine or someone's . . . i do not pretend to have an answer to whose children are whose here):

for below see
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lzrslong/b2446.htm

Peter BEVERLEY,
Harry BEVERLEY,
Robert BEVERLEY Jr.,
Mary BEVERLEY.

for below see
(missing URL)

Children:
1. Abigail Beverley
2. Col. Peter Beverley (m. Elizabeth Payton)
3. Capt. Harry Beverley
4. Robert Beverley, Jr.
5. Mary Beverley (m. William Jones)

see
http://www.surnames.com/jamesriver/descendants/edward_dudley/default.htm

Robert Beverley ( md Ursula Byrd)

see
http://www.geocities.com/heartland/plains/6025/peyton.htm

Col. Peter Beverley, b abt 1668, Gloucester Co., VA, (son of Maj. Robt Beverley and Mary Keeble) occupation House of Burgesses, Gloucester, VA, died 1728

see
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lzrslong/b2446.htm

Mary KEEBLE born on 1 Mar 1637 in Hull, Eng, died 1 Jun 1678 Middlesex, VA (also known as Mrs. Mary Keeble).

Spouse: Major Robert BEVERLEY. Major Robert BEVERLEY and Mary KEEBLE were married on 1 Apr 1666
Children were:
Peter BEVERLEY,
Harry BEVERLEY,
Robert BEVERLEY Jr.,
Mary BEVERLEY.

best wishes and better luck than i have had sorting this out,
b



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