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An Advertisement by William Beadle in the Hartford Courant

By Wethersfield Historical Society on April 21, 2011 4:11 PM

ADVERTISEMENT.Addressed to the LADIES.Fair Ladies, 'tis not very arch, To talk about the first of March. That woful day when...

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The Story of the Murder of the Beadle family by William Beadle

By Wethersfield Historical Society on April 21, 2011 4:26 PM

The following article is excerpted from "A Life of William Beadle" by James R. Smart.  The complete work with footnotes...

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William Beadle's Last Will and Testament

By Wethersfield Historical Society on April 21, 2011 4:40 PM

THE WILL[This is a confused mixture of great and little Concerns I select a few things  chiefly  such as  respect ...

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About the Author: James Smart

By Wethersfield Historical Society on April 21, 2011 5:07 PM

The ghost of William Beadle has flitted in and out of the consciousness of Wethersfield since he murdered his family...

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