in 1066 A.D.
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The name Beecraft, appeared in many references, and from time to time, the surname was spelt Beecroft, Becroft, Becraft, Bearcroft and others.
The New World beckoned as many of the settlers in Ireland
, known as the Scotch/Irish, became disenchanted. 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." Amongst the early settlers who could be considered kinsmen of the Beecraft family, or who bore a variation of the surname Beecraft were
Beecraft Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- E. J. Beecraft, who arrived in San Francisco, California, in 1750