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The New World beckoned settlers from the Scottish-English borders. They sailed aboard the armada of sailing ships known as the "White Sails" which plied the stormy Atlantic. Some called them, less romantically, the "coffin ships." Among the early settlers bearing the Beatt surname who came to North America were:
Beatt Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
John Beatt, who settled in Philadelphia in 1751
Beatt Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
Jane Beatt, aged 46, originally from Carnoustie, Scotland, who arrived in New York in 1920 aboard the ship "Imperator" from Southampton, England
Grace Beatt, aged 26, originally from Carnoustie, Scotland, who arrived in New York in 1920 aboard the ship "Imperator" from Southampton, England
James R. Beatt, aged 69, who arrived in New York in 1921 aboard the ship "Pikepool" from Marseilles, France