Aaron Lee BESHEARS

Aaron Lee BESHEARS[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1896 - 1969

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  • Name  Aaron Lee BESHEARS 
    Born  2 Feb 1896  Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Gender  Male 
    Died  1 Jan 1969  Forsyth Memorial Hospital, Forsyth County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15, 16
    Buried  3 Jan 1969  Wilkes County, North Carolina - Mountlawn Memorial Park Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Person ID  I229  Schultheis
    Last Modified  26 Jul 2015 

    Father  Cornelius Clingman BESHEARS,   b. 25 Mar 1860, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1953, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sarah Jane OWENS,   b. 2 Jul 1856, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1958, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F170  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Margaret Nancy ROTEN,   b. 28 Feb 1892, Ashe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1928 
    Children 
     1. Helen Ruby BESHEARS,   b. 25 Feb 1917, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 2003, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Living
     3. Paul Herman BESHEARS,   b. 6 Jun 1922, Guilford County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1990, Forsyth County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Living
    Family ID  F37  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mattie M. ROTEN,   b. 23 Nov 1886, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1969, Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  24 Dec 1929  Wilkes County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18
    Family ID  F119  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    BESHEARS, Aaron Lee & ROTEN, Mattie M. - Marriage Certificate
    BESHEARS, Aaron Lee & ROTEN, Mattie M. - Marriage Certificate
    BESHEARS, Lee Aaron - Death Certificate
    BESHEARS, Lee Aaron - Death Certificate

    Headstones
    BESHEARS, Aaron Lee & ROTEN, Mattie M. - Gravestone
    BESHEARS, Aaron Lee & ROTEN, Mattie M. - Gravestone

  • Notes 


    • INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
      1900 Wilkes County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 59, Jobs Cabin Township
      - Given name was "Aaron Lee"
      - Age 4, single, living with parents
      - Born in Feb 1896
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in Tennessee
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      1910 Wilkes County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - Page 31A, HH # 27, Job's Cabin Township
      - Given name was "A. Lee"
      - Age 14, single, living with parents
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in Georgia
      - Speaks English
      - Occupation was laborer, home farm, wage earner
      - Can read and write
      - Attended school in census year
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      1920 Grayson County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 224, Old Town District, Fries Town, Enumeration District # 72, Sheet 13A
      - Given name was "Lee"
      - Age 24, married to Margaret, living in household in household of sister in-law May Clowers
      - Can read and write
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in Tennessee
      - Speaks English
      - Occupation was laborer in cotton mill
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      1930 Wilkes County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 63, Stanton Township
      - Given name was "Lee A."
      - Owns home
      - Age 34, married to Mattie. Age at first marriage was 20
      - Able to read and write
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
      - Speaks English
      - Occupation was farmer, truck farm, own account
      - Not a veteran
      - Rebecca Roten (sister in-law), age 39, living in household
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      Death certificate from Forsyth County, North Carolina:
      - Date of death was January 1, 1969
      - Cause of death was uremia due to abdominal carcinomatosis secondary to carcinoma of the pancreas
      - Place of death was Forsyth Memorial Hospital
      - Date of birth was February 12, 1896, North Carolina
      - Married to Mattie Roten
      - Occupation was minister and farmer
      - Father was Cornelius Beshears
      - Mother was Sarah Owens
      - Informant was Miss Helen Beshears from Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, North Carolina
      - Burial was in Mountlawn Memorial Park in Wilkes County, North Carolina on January 3, 1969
      - Undertaker was Reins-Sturdivant

  • Sources 
    1. [S309] Our Kin, Page 95.

    2. [S283] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Wilkes County, Birth Certificate of Howard Beshears.

    3. [S283] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Wilkes County, Birth Certificate of Helen Ruby Beshears.

    4. [S360] The Record, Obituary of Helen Beshears.

    5. [S283] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Wilkes County, Birth Certificate of Male (Joseph) Beshears.

    6. [S248] Social Security Death Index.
      date (12 Jan 1896)

    7. [S350] 1900 Wilkes County, North Carolina Census, Microfi, HH # 59, Jobs Cabin Twsp.
      date (Feb 1896)/location (NC)

    8. [S283] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Wilkes County, Marriage Certficate of A. Lee Beshears and Mattie Roten.
      date (1895)

    9. [S283] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Wilkes County, Birth Certificate of Howard Beshears.
      date (1896)

    10. [S283] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Wilkes County, Birth Certificate of Helen Ruby Beshears.
      date (1896)

    11. [S390] Photograph of headstone by Christopher Eric Schultheis.
      date (1896)

    12. [S571] Ancestry.com. North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975 [database on-line], Death Certificate of Aaron Lee Beshears.
      date/location (NC)

    13. [S283] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Wilkes County, Birth Certificate of Male (Joseph) Beshears.
      date (1896)/location

    14. [S248] Social Security Death Index.
      date

    15. [S390] Photograph of headstone by Christopher Eric Schultheis.
      date (1969)

    16. [S571] Ancestry.com. North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975 [database on-line], Death Certificate of Aaron Lee Beshears.
      date/location

    17. [S283] North Carolina Vital Statistics, Wilkes County, Marriage Certficate of A. Lee Beshears and Mattie Roten.
      date/location

    18. [S122] 1930 Wilkes County, North Carolina Census, Microfilm, HH # 63, Stanton Twsp.
      date (1929)