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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Jesse Beason

(1844 - 1877)

Home State: Arkansas

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd Arkansas Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company F, 3rd Arkansas Infantry at Rockport, Arkansas on June 20, 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the right thigh and captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

The rest of the War

He was exchanged in October 1862, and was furloughed to Arkansas to recover from wounds in January 1863. There is no further military record.

After the War

He was married on April 18, 1868 in Texas and had 9 children.

References & notes

Basic information from Howerton1. Details from family genealogits and his gravesite on Findagrave. He was listed in Hot Spring County in the 1860 US Census; occupation farmer. His brother Private Jonathan Beason (KIA Gettysburg 7/1863) was also in Company F.

Birth

12/25/1844; Prairie, Hot Springs, AR

Death

06/10/1877 Henrietta, TX; burial in Hope Cemetery, Henrietta, TX

Notes

1   Howerton, Bryan R., Roster of the Third Arkansas Infantry Regiment, CSA, Published 1998, <http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/3rd-his.html>, Source page: /civilwar/3rdcof.html  [AotW citation 13847]