Family Group Sheet
Family Group Sheet
NameBEAN, Jane14, 1C7R
Birth1766, Halifax Co., VA
Death1798, Grainger County, TN
FatherBEAN, Capt. William (1721-1782)
MotherRUSSELL, Lydia (1726-<1788)
Misc. Notes
In 1798 Jane along with Rosemond Robertson (who married Russell Bean) and Jemima Scroggins were involved in some sort of trouble and indicted. The warrant for there arrest was returned unserved, marked "Will not be taken, kept off by force and arms." Jane was killed by Indians 1798 in Grainger County, Tennessee, outside the walls of Bean Station. Accounts differ, once state that she was spinning and another that she went to a spring for water and was ambushed and scalped.
Last Modified 1 Oct 2002Created 23 Jan 2020 using Reunion for Macintosh
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