Robert Beardmore was baptised on August 23rd 1719 and married Grace Brassington at Leigh on July 27th 1741. It is not known when he died but evidently he was still alive in 1755.

Robert and Grace had six children: Mary (baptised at Leigh on March 23rd 1741 or 2), Ann (baptised at Alton on January 20th 1744), Joyce (baptised at Alton on March 23rd 1745,  Jeremiah (baptised at Alton on June 18th 1752, Robert (baptised at Alton on May 19th 1754) and William (1759-1824).