Magdalene was born about 1692, the daughter of unknown parents. The place is not known.
Her husband was Thomas Beard. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their seven known children were Joyce (c1733-<1744), Frances (c1734-?), Thomas (c1737-?), Eustace (c1739-?), John (c1741-?), Joyce (c1744-?) and William (c1746-?).