Basil Speaks

Male 1760 - 1840


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  • Born  1760  Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Jul 1840  Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  1 Aug 1840  Saint Rose Cemetery, Springfield, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I74789  Virts
    Last Modified  26 Sep 2016 

    Father  John E. Speake,   b. Abt 1733, Charles County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1787, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Rebecca Bechham,   b. Abt 1733, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1796, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  1754  Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F29639  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Elizabeth Kimmeck,   d. Bef 1833 
    Married  12 Jan 1792  Nelson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Nancy Ann Speaks,   b. 1794, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location, Chapel Farm Cemetery, Clementsville, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Matilda Speaks,   b. 1796, Nelson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1858, Casey Creek, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Kennett Speake,   b. Abt 1798, Nelson County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Basil Speake, Jr.,   b. Abt 1800, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. James Beckham Speake,   b. 18 Apr 1803, Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1890, Lawrence City, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Rebecca Speaks,   b. Abt 1805, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Valentine Speake,   b. Abt 1806, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  21 May 2016 
    Family ID  F30302  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Jane Wright,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  16 Jan 1833  Washington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified  21 May 2016 
    Family ID  F30306  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • From the book Marylanders to Kentucky 1775-1825

      Basil Speaks and Urban Speaks was one of the early Catholics from St. Marys County, Maryland who settled in Nelson County, Kentucky in 1785. James Speaks had settled on Coxs Creek by 1800.
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      Children per his will dated August 15, 1837

  • Sources 
    1. [S1591] Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954.