Covered Wagon

Name and Place

John Beattie moved to the Illinois territory in 1809 and settled at the Irish Settlement.

Origins

John was born in Abbeville, South Carolina.

Spouse

Children

had four sons:

  1. John
  2. Andrew
  3. Charles

Offices Held

 

Military

War1812

 

Notoriety

He was quiet and retired in disposition, but with much force and decision of character.  

References

  1. Combined History of Randolph, Monroe, and Perry Counties, Illinois, page 71