An American Family History

John Bean

  also spelled Been, Beene  

John Bean was born about 1747 in Lunenburg County, Virginia. He may have been a son William and Lydia Bean)

He may have married Rachel Jordan.

Stephen Bean.

John second wife was Rachel Griffith.

Jesse Bean (1794, Catherine Bird).

In 1762, John built a temporary the shelter that William and Lydia Bean moved into.

In 1780, William, John, George, Jesse, Edmund, and Robert Bean were with Sevier at the Battle of Kings Mountain.

Watauga Pioneer Neighbors


Colonial Maryland
Colonial New England
Colonial Virginia & West Virginia
Quakers & Mennonites
New Jersey Baptists
German Lutherans
Watauga Settlement
Pennsylvania Pioneers
Midwest Pioneers
Jewish Immigrants

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