Submitted by edpope on Fri, 21/09/2012 - 18:18

SOCIETY FOR CONSTITUTIONAL INFORMATION: Anthony Beck saddler of Oxford Street proposed member 31.1.1794 by John Williams 2nded Francis Weldon

GODWIN DIARY: 30.1.1796 Beck adv at Inchbald's

Not the context we would most expect to find him in but this Beck at Inchbald's could have been the SCI member above / 5.7.1773 St Marylebone bapt Anthony son of Richard Beck & Mary / SunFire 1777, 1779 Richard Beck sadler Oxford St  (Rd B coal merchant Grosvenor St St Geo Han Sq voted Fox 1780, 1784) / 1791 (St Thos Hospital admissions Anthony Beck 229 Oxford St / (Thale) London Corresponding Society Anthony Beck Div 7 Oct 1793. treasurer 1794-8,  4.4.1794 death of his sister / AB witness summoned in trial of Thomas Hardy 1794 / Nat Arch HO42/41/66 1797 AB supposed by government along with Alexander Galloway to have been in touch with mutineers at the Nore. / AB bankrupt 3.8.1805, his premises at 229 Oxford St nr the park for sale 15.10.1805

St Marylebone 14.9.1797 Anthony Beck widow married Elizabeth Redford sp otp by banns, children Anthony bapt 1798 Sidney bapt 1799 Elizabeth bapt 1801 / St Anne Soho AB = 26.11.1795 Hannah Beach / St Anne Soho AB = 17.12.1821 Ann Morris / AB death 1837 4th quarter St George Southwark / the two sons of Anthony & Elizabeth possibly appear in 1841 census Anthony keeper of Dr Johnson's Tavern, Bolt Court, Fleet St, next door to the radical printer Jesse Oldfield, perhaps AB death 1861 1st quarter North Aylesford Kent and in 1851 census Sydney keeper of Wellington Inn, Worthing, Sussex age 50 born St Marylebone death 1856 4th quarter Worthing, wife Frances nee Marley married 27.8.1821 Broadwater, Sussex 1821 Sydney Beck clerk to attorney William Tribe of Worthing