ADAMS, Francis Marion, # 10822, 12 Jul 1904, apprvd 15 Sep 1905. Age 69 years on 16 Dec 1903, res. 15 months at
Co, occupation farm laborer. Mil Recd: enlisted I Feb 1863 at D'Hanis,
TX, Co. D, 33rd Regt (Cav), served 3 years. Affidavit by
Michael DOLAN, age 74 of Gussettville, TX, P. O. Mikeska, TX; Affidavit
by R. H. ADAMS of Ysleta, El Paso Co. TX, age 67, first knew applicant
60 years previously in Marion Co. AR.
ADKINS, Mary Elizabeth, #43168, 6 Jul 1927, apprvd 28 Jul 1927. Age 85
on 29 Jan 1927, born MS, res. TX 82 yrs, 38 yrs in
Beeville; marr.20 Oct 1859, Grimes Co. TX to Joel Walker ADKINS, who
died 2 April 1910, Refugio Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 5 May 1862 in
Grimes Co., served in Co. B, Madison's Regt, Green's Brigade (Cav) for 4
yrs. Affidavit by J. C. DAVIS Mrs. Adkins
received $360 annual pension on her husband's Federal service as a
Ranger prior to the Civil War. She died 16 Oct 1928 at Beeville, in the
home of J. E. McCOLLUM, her son-in-law. Lock ADKINS appl. for mortuary
ATKINS,John B., #35471,11 Aug 1917,apprvd 16 Oct 1918. Age 72
years on 3 Mar 1917, born Franklin Co. TN; res. TX since 1854/5, in Bee
Co. since 1873. Mil Recd: enlisted I Apr 1863; also shown
as joined for duty and enrolled 12 May 1862; served Co. K,18th Texas
Inf. Affidavit by William T. ATKINS, elder brother, age 75
on 17 Nov 1917. John B. died 25 Nov 1933, Beeville; appl. for mortuary
warrant by daughter Ola ATKINS.
ATKINS,Lorenw Dow, #29264,3 Aug 1914,apprvd I Sep 1914. Age 70 years on
27 Mar 1914, born Franklin Co. TN; res. TX since 17 Nov 1850, in Bee
Co.40 yrs or more, P. O. Cadiz, TX, occupation farmer.
Enlisted 5 Mar 1862, Goliad, TX, Co. K,21 st Texas Cavalry, discharged
20 May 1865. Affidavit by T. R. ATKINS, age 72, J. H.
HANDY, age 76, and Amos MARTIN, age 73, all in same unit.. Company
officers were Capt. M. M. KENNY, Col. G. W. CARTER, Lt.
Col. D. C. GIDDINGS and Maj. J. W. CHENOWORTH. Mr. ATKINS died 25
Dec 1928, Beeville; wife Mary A. ATKINS appl. for mortuary warrant.
ATKINS, Mary A., #45122, 15 Jan 1929, apprvd 17 Jan 1929. Age
77, born 29 Aug 1851, TN, resided TX 72 yrs, in Bee Co.50 yrs, P.
O. Box 826. Marr. 28 Nov 1869, Cherokee Co. TX to Lorenzo Dow ATKINS,
who died 25 Dec 1928, Bee Co. She died 31 Oct 1934
Beeville, daughter Ola ATKINS appl .for mortuary warrant.
ATKINS, Thomas Ragsdale, #28635,9 Jul 1914, apprvd I Sep 1914.
Age 72 in November 1913, born Franklin Co. TN; res. TX since 1850, in
Bee Co. 54 years. Enlisted 10 Feb 1862, discharged 20
May 1865; served Co. K, 21st Texas Cavalry. Affidavit by J. H. HANDY and
Amos MARTIN, who served in same unit.
ATKINS, Julia Bowles, #34013, 10 Apr 1917, apprvd 13 Apr 1917.
Age 71 years, born Grimes Co. TX; res. Beeville since 1868. Marr.
l 6 Jan 1868, Bee Co. to Thomas Ragsdale ATKINS, who died 20 Sep
1915, Bee Co. She died 17 Jan 1926, Lee Surgical Hospital, San Antonio,
Bexar Co. TX; appl. for mortuary warrant by son-in-law, R. W.
BARRON of 216 University Ave, San Antonio.
BATES, Simpson Smith, #5, 3 Sep 1906, disapprvd 24 Sep 1907.
Age 60 years, res. 10 years, Pettus, TX; served 11 mos Co. K.
First GA Inf.; enlisted 25 Apr 1864 at Atlanta. Affidavits by Mil...
ADERHOLD, W. M. JONES and J. T NORMAN of Carroll Co. GA.
BAYLOR, Mary J., #63304,12 Oct 1899, disapprvd 18 Nov 1899.
Age 67 in March 1900; res. Beeville 10 years. Marr. 17 Jan 1850,
Rutersville, Fayette Co. TX to William L. BAYLOR who died 14 Oct
1869. He served 4 yrs in 8th TX Cav., Terry's Texas Rangers;
receives $8.00 per month on his service in the Mex. War.
Affidavit by Alex M. SHANNON, age 60, Galveston Co. TX, that Wm.
L. BAYLOR served as a Scout of the Army of TN.
BRISTER, Margaret, #36329,6 Feb 1919, apprvd 20 Jan 1920. Age
74, born Ireland, res. TX 68 yrs, 27 yrs Beeville, TX. Marr.29
Jul 1873, Live Oak Co. TX to Daniel Jasper BRISTER, who died 12
Mar 1892, Brewster Co. TX. Mil. Recd: enlisted I Jan 1863 in Co.
D, 33rd Regt (Duffs Regt), TX Cav.. Affidavit by Alfred ROBINSON,
age 82 of Ramirena, TX, P. O. Lagarto, TX; affidavit by Tom SHEERAN, age
74, of Jim Wells Co. TX, P. O. Bess, TX. Letter
gives name of niece, Mrs. A. C. MARSDEN. Mrs. BRISTER died 18 Feb
1935, George West, Live Oak Co. TX in home of her sister-in-law
Mrs. M. A. McMURRAY. Niece, Margaret McMURRAY appl. for mortuary
BROWN, William Columbus, #11792,9 Feb 1906, apprvd 25 Sep 1906. Age 66,
res. Skidmore, Bee Co. TX one year, occupation
farmer. Mil Recd: enlisted Co. E (Nelson's), 1 st TX Mounted Rifles I
yr, and served Co. D, 33rd Regt 3 yrs. Affidavit by Jeff
GILL of Refugio Co. TX, age 34, and J. S. CRAWFORD, RFD #1, Victoria,
TX, age 67 who "first knew him at Clinton Dewitt
BURTT, Mary Cornick, #51825, 10 Sep 1937, apprvd 4 Oct 1937.
Born 23 Jul 1842, in TX since 1854, marr. Dr. William Thomas
CORNICK 10 Oct 1858, Yorktown, Dewitt Co. TX, issue I son, 3 dau.
He enlisted 15 Aug 1862, 24th Brigade of TX State Troops;
commissioned Asst. Surgeon as Capt. by Col. Joseph TOMLINSON. Dr.
CORNICK died in 1871, Dewitt Col, and she remarr. 1873, Dewitt Co. to
Dr. George W. BURTT. Dr. BURTT died 10 Nov 1908. Affidavit
by Aug. RIEDEL, Dewitt Co. Mary C. BURTT died 30 Jul 1939, Beeville, at
home of granddaughter, Mrs. C. F. (Agnes Mae)
NICHOLS, who appl. for mortuary warrant.
BUTLER, Albert Brown, #42193,17 May 1921, apprvd 22 Jun 1926.
Age 77, Born Scott Co. MS, res. TX since 1852, 35 yrs at
Monteola, near Pettus, Bee Co., occupation farmer. Mil Recd: enlisted
26 Jun 1862 at Escondedo, served Co. K, 2nd TX Cav, (Pyron's Regt);
captured at Tippedoreville, Bayou Lafouche, LA 21 Jun
1862, imprisoned Algiers, paroled New Orleans LA, sent to
Fortress Monroe, VA, recvd at City Point, VA for exchange, 6 Jul
1863, discharged April 1865 at Galveston. (Affidavit by W. F.
CUDE, Frio Co. TX, states A. B. BUTLER was a Texas Ranger in Capt.
John DONALDSON's Co. in 1861, before em. in Confed. Army.) Mr. BUTLER
died 15 Jan 1927 at home in Bee Co. Appl. for mortuary warrant by
daughter, Miss Sophie BUTLER.
BUTLER, Sarah Emmaline, #42718, I Feb 1927, apprvd 3 Feb 1927.
Age 80, born 9 Nov 1846, Houston Co. TX, resided Bee Co.45 yrs,
P. O. Caesar. Marr. Albert Brown BUTLER 24 Sep 1864, Live Oak Co.
TX. Sarah BUTLER died 25 Jan 1939, Kenedy Hospital, Kenedy, Karnes Co.
TX. Appl. for mortuary warrant by grandson Herbert PUCKETT of Karnes
City, TX. Death certificate, Karnes Co., shows birthplace as Red River
Co. TX, father Henderson WAILER, born TN, mother
Sophie W. HARDINICK, born AL.
CALDWELL, Sam Head, #37635, 22 Jan 1921, apprvd 30 Sep 1921.
Age 75, born City of New Orleans, LA, res. TX since 1847,7 mos Bee Co.
TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 28 Aug 1863, Montgomery, TX,
served Co. D, 4th TX Inf. State Troops. Mr. CALDWELL died 27 Jan 1926,
Beeville, at home of daughter Hettie E. UZZELL, who appl. for mortuary
warrant. Letter 20 May 1939 from son, W. L. CALDWELL
of Richards, TX requesting information.
GALLOWAY, Samuel B., #21075, 7 Dec 1909, apprvd I Sep 1912.
Age 71, born Ohio Co. MO, res. TX since 1865, 17 yrs at Normanna, Bee
Co. TX, occupation farmer. Mil Recd: enlisted Dallas, TX, Co. C, 15 TX
Cavalry, discharged at Tyler TX.
CAPON, Mary E., #45790,3 Jun 1929, apprvd 26 Jun 1929. Age 82,
born 29 Oct 1847, Triana, AL, res. TX 81 yrs, 39 yrs at Beeville, TX.
Marr.15 May 1867, Goliad, TX to George Walcot CAPON, who died about
1924, Santa Cruse (Cruz) Co. CA. Mil Recd: enlisted at age 23,
on 14 May 1862, Goliad, TX as Pvt of Capt. McCAMPBELL's Co., Hobby's
Batt. TX Inf. which became Co. E, 8th TX Inf. CSA.
Affidavit by J. Gus PATTON, states Mr. CAPON was a nephew of Judge
William L. HUNTER. Mrs. CAPON died 26 Mar 1931, Beeville, at home of G.
C. LITTLE, nephew. Mortuary warrant appl. by Thos.
A. SIMONS, son-in-law, of Beeville.
CARLISLE, Lawrence, #3409, 6 Aug 1899, disapprvd 18 Nov 1899.
Age 67 on 27 May 1899, res. Bee Co. TX since its organization (40
years) at Papalote, TX. Discharge Certificate: Lawrence CARLISLE,
Pvt. of Capt. James A. Ware's Co. TX Cav Regt, enlisted 14 May 1862 for
3 years, born San Patricio Co. TX, age 31, 5'6"
tall, fair complexion, brown eyes and hair, occupation Stock Raiser,
honorably dischgd 10 Jan 1863 at Corpus Christi, TX.
Affidavit by James O'GAFFNEY, age 60, of Sinton, San Patricio Co., knew
applicant since 1848/1849 when they were raised near one another in
CHANDLER, Thomas A., # 18823, 22 Aug 1910, approved Sep 1910. Age 64,
born Jefferson Co. MO, res. TX 59 yrs, 11 mos. Beeville, Bee Co. TX,
farmer. Mil Recd: enlisted 26 Mar 1862, Co. I, 24th TX Cavalry.
by Robert HARRIS and M. A. CHANDLER, Bastrop Co. TX.
CHANDLER, Susan Elizabeth, #32725, 15 Apr 1916, apprvd 24 Apr
1916. Age 68 on I O Sep 1915, born Fayette Co. TX, res. Bee Co.13
mos. Marr.25 May 1869, Fayette Co. TX to Thomas A. CHANDLER, who
died 9 Feb 1916, Bee Co. TX. Mrs. CHANDLER died 22 Mar 1932,
Elsa, Hidalgo Co. TX, in home of son W. C. CHANDLER who appl. for
CHESNUTT, Sarah, #23056, 3 Apr 1913,apprvd I Sep 1913. Age 65,
born 4 Mar 1848,Kemper Co. MS, res.TX since 1860, 22 yrs at
Normanna, Bee Co. TX. Marr. 27 Dec 1866, Angelina Co. TX to Isaac
CHESNUTT, who died 14 Dec 1902, Bee Co. TX. He enlisted about
1864, Co. F,13th Regt. (Cav), Walker's Division. Affidavit by W.
L. CHESNUTT, brother, age 62, of Lufkin, Angelina Co. TX.
Affidavit by James GILLILAND, age 73, of Zavalla, Angelina Co.
TX. Mrs. CHESNUTT died 6 Jun 1918, Harlingen, Cameron Co. TX, in home
of Mrs. James LOCKHART, daughter, who appl. for mortuary warrant. Burial
was in Normanna Cemetery.
COOK, Caswell Washington, # 12729, 17 Oct 1906, apprvd 19 Sep
1907. Age 69, res. 2 yrs at Mineral, Bee Co. TX, occupation
farmer. Mil Recd: enlisted 26 Oct 1861, served as First Lt. Co. F, 7th
Regt. (Sibley's Brigade)TX Cavalry. Affidavit by Henry
DAHL, age 69, of Pettus, Bee Co., and Ludwig VON ROEDER, age 71,
of Pettus. Mr. COOK died 3 Feb 1918, his widow res. Charlotte, TX in Mar
CUDE, Tim J., #14657,7 Aug 1909, apprvd 31 Aug 1909. Age 63,
born Walker Co. TX, res. 10 yrs at Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation
laborer. Enlisted Feb 1854, Co. K, 2nd TX Cavalry. No
mil reed found. Affidavits by A. B. BUTLER and C. JONES. Mr. CUDE died
17 Sep 2929, San Antonio, Bexar Co. TX, at home of his
son-in-law, R. E. S. STREET, Kayton Ave., San Antonio.
CUNNINGHAM, John Wiley, #4402,10 Dec 1914, disapprvd 26 Jun
1915. Age 67 on 18 Feb 1914, born Ray Co. TN, res. TX since 1883,16 mos.
in Beeville, Be Co. TX, occupation Minister of the
Gospel. Enlisted Jul 1863, Co. A.4th TN Cavalry (Wheeler's). No
mil reed found. Affidavit by Jack MINTON, age 68 of Mt. Airy, Sequatchie
Co. TN, who knew him when they were boys in the same school.
DAHL, Wilbamena, #48002,15 Sep 1930, apprvd 21 Nov 1930. Age
87, res. TX since 1846, 47 yrs in Bee Co., P. O. Pettus, TX.
Marr.19 Mar 1867, Dewitt Co. TX to Henry Christopher DAHL, who
died 2 Sep 1926, Bee Co. Mil Recd: enlisted 18 Aug 1862, Goliad
TX, Co. A, 7th TX Cavalry, attained rank of Corporal. Union
Prisoner of War reed show he was captured at Camp Pratt, LA 20
Nov 1863 and exchgd at New Iberia 25, Dec 1863. Mrs. DAHL died 18 Aug
1934, at at her home in Bee Co. Son, P. DAHL of Kenedy, appl. for
DAVIS, William Jasper, # 13207, 19 Sep 1907, apprvd 21 Mar
1908. Age 74, res. about 15 yrs, Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation
farmer. Enlisted 12 Jun 1862, served in 20th TX Cav, afterwards
dismounted Co. H, dischgd Apr 1865. No mil reed found. Affidavit
by Sparling Young, age 68, of Travis Co. TX. Affidavit by W. J.
POWELL, age 63, of Beeville, TX. Letter 15 Jan 1941 by Mrs. J. F.
TUCKER of Midland, TX requesting information re grave marker for her
husband, William Jefferson Davis, Co. H. Bates Regt., who died 11
Feb 1908, and is buried at Normanna, Bee Co. TX. He was said to be
DENSON, Joseph, #13157 (filed in Wilson Co. TX), 24 Jan 1906, disapprvd
Sep 1906, reconsidered and apprvd 28 Sep 1907. Age 64, res.
Wilson Co. 21 yrs, P. O. Stockdale, occupation laborer. Mil Recd:
I Jan 1863, Co. D (Rabb's), 33rd TX Cavalry. Affidavits by W. W. SLOAN,
age 60, of San Antonio, TX, by Capt. Thomas RARE, age 75, b. Deming, NM;
by Ed CAMPBELL of San Saba Co. TX; and by J. A. BURNSIDE of Bexar
DENSON, Mary H., #20326, 22 May 1911, apprvd (no date). Age 69
on 21 Jun 1910, born Madison Co. MS, res. TX about 69 yrs, at
Mineral, Bee Co. TX since 29 Apr 1911. Marr. 1865, Karnes Co. TX
to Joseph DENSON, who died 17 Aprl 911, Wilson Co. TX. Had res. Bee
Co. 1899, Karnes Co. 1900,then Wilson Co.until 17Apr 1911.
Mrs. DENSON died 27 Jan 1924 near Big Foot, Frio Co. TX, at home
of son H. Y. DENSON, who appl. for mortuary warrant.
DOLAN, Mary H., #30407, 5 Jan 1914, apprvd I Mar 1915. Age 66,
born New York City, NY, res. TX about 56 yrs, 3 yrs at Beeville,
Bee Co. TX. Marr. Harris Co. TX to Patrick DOLAN, who died 7 May
1899, Live Oak Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 15 Nov 1862, Houston, TX,
Co. F, Baylor's Regt. RX Cav (also known as 2nd Batt. AZ
Brigade). Affidavit by Mrs. DOLAN states on 23 Dec 1915 she went
to Calexico, CA to visit her daughter, and retd.31 Jul 1916.
Affidavit by W. J. McMURRAY, age 62, of Live Oak Co. TX (born San
Co. TX), says Patrick DOLAN was married c1867/68 to Miss Mary H.
DUBOSE, Mrs. Friendly H., #30450,23 Jan 1915, apprvd I Mar
1915. Age 74, born Warren, OH, res. TX since 2856, in Bee Co. 15
months. Marr. 30 Mar 1869, Nueces Co. TX to Friendly H. DUBOSE,
who died 30 Apr 1909, Jim Wells Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 25 Mar 862/3, Co. C. I st TX Cavalry. Affidavit by Pat G. McGLOIN,
states they were discharged in Springfield, LA. Affidavit by
James DINN, age 71, of Alice, km Wells Co. TX.
DUGAT, Ellen, Affidavit, 9 Jan 1926, states she is widow of W.
S. DUGAT, Capt in CSA, enlisted in Waul's Legion, captured at
Vicksburg, exchgd and joined Rigley's Command, no military
record, no formal application.
EDWARDS, Thomas A. #15151 (filed Fayette Co. TX), 24 Jul 1909, apprvd 31
Aug 1909. Age 64, born Hempstead Co. AR, in TX 51 yrs, res. Flatonia,
Co., occupation dealer in stock cattle. Mil Recd: enlisted 10 Apr 1863,
Co. D, 33 rd TX Cavalry, served to end of war. Mr. EDWARDS died
7 Jun 1920, Karnes Co. TX, at home of son Chas. EDWARDS, Route 8, Kenedy,
Co. TX, burial in Choate Cemetery, Karnes Co. TX.
EDWARDS, Sarah, #36973, 13 Oct 1920, apprvd 22 Oct 1920. Age
72 on 7 Oct 1920, born near Nashville, Donaldson Co. TN, res. TX
since 1859,2 yrs at Kenedy TX. Marr. 3 Mar 1875, Fayette Co. TX
to Thomas A. EDWARDS, who died 7 Jun 1920, Karnes Co. TX. Mrs. EDWARDS
died 11 Sep 1933, Kenedy, Karnes Co. TX at the home of D. D.
CLOUD, friend. Mortuary warrant appl by son Chas. EDWARDS.
EZELL, Robert A., I Mar 1933, rejected for failure to prove
service. Age 87, res. Bee Co. 42 yrs. Affidavit by F. M. ELLIS,
age 66, b. St. Marys, Refugio Co. TX, res. Beeville 55 yrs. Affidavit
by John E. KELLEY, age 79, res. Beeville 42 yrs, whose wife was a
sister of Mrs. EZELL (Sarah Jane). Masonic records.
(Previous pension appl I Apr 1922, age 76, born 19 Sep 1845,
Saline Co. MO, in TX 60 yrs, 31 yrs Bee County, occupation brick
mason. States he enlisted Wood Co. TX, served 6-8 mos in 1863/4,
Co. C, Sims Battalion. Brother was Henry EZELL [then dec'd], and
father S. D. EZELL, who drew pension. No military record.)
EZELL, S. D., #27483, 18 Apr 1914, apprvd May 1914. Age 89
yrs, 6 mos, born Trigg Co. KY, res. TX 56 yrs, 25 yrs Beeville,
TX. Enlisted Kentucky, Co. K, Infantry. Affidavit by Mr. EZELL,
states wife was deceased. Fought at battle of Shiloh, was at
Vicksburg, Baton Rouge, LA, Murfreesboro, was paralyzed and taken
to a hospital at Chattanooga TN. Affidavit by son, R. A. EZELL,
names his father's brothers Tom (who died at Vicksburg)and Gillum EZELL.
resided Grayson Co. TX when S. D. returned home.
FOURQUREAN, Tbomas R., #30571, 2 Nov 1914, apprvd 1 Mar 1915. Age 72
on 26 Feb 1914, born Black Walnut, Halifax Co. VA, res. TX 47 yrs,
2 yrs at Tynan, Bee Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 20 May 1861, Co.
C, 3rd VA Cavalry, (Fitz Lee's Brigade, Stuart's Div.), captured
1 Apr 1865 at Dinwiddie Court House, VA, released 18 Jun 1965 at
Johnson's Island, OH. Affidavit by W. l. JORDAN, age 75, P. O.
South Boston, VA, states Applicant was commissioned Lieutenant at
the time of capture. Affidavit by Joseph Edward RAGLAND, age 76, of
Hyco, VA, P. O. South Boston, VA. Mr. FOURQUREAN died 20 Jan
1925, Beaumont, Jefferson Co. TX at home of dau. Miss Ruby FOURQUREAN.
Daughter Mrs. J. E. MONTGOMERY, of Tynan, TX appl. for mortuary warrant.
FOX Michael, #228,29 Jun 1899, apprvd 21 Sep 1899. Age 72,
res. Bee Co.33 yrs, occupation farmer. Served Co. A, First TX
Cavalry, Buchel's Regt, 4 yrs. In 1914 he requested increase in pension
- res. 6 miles from Pettus, Bee Co., age 88, totally disabled.
FRANCIS, Wesley Clark, #99792, 8 Jan 1904, apprvd
27 Mar 1904.
Age 60 on 20 Nov 1903. Res.3 yrs at Mineral, Bee Co. TX,
occupation farmer. Mil Recd: enlisted I Jul 1861, (Harrisburg) Guadalupe
Co. TX, Co. A. 4th TX Regt, Inf., dischgd when LEE
surrendered in 1865. Fought at Getlysburg. Affidavit by Joe B. POLLEY,
age 63, of Floresville, Wilson Co. TX, states the family of Wesley
FRANCIS lived on the San Marcos (River) near Prairie Lea
when he was a boy, and that a brother, Ed FRANCIS, color bearer of the
Fourth Texas was killed at the Battle of Chicakamauga. Copies of forms
showing W. C. FRANCIS was dischgd from the Texas Conf. Home
at Austin at his own request on 3 April 1916 and 7 Jul 1917. Mr. FRANCIS
died 8 Nov 1917, Jourdanton, Atascosa Co. TX at home of daughter Mrs.
Ada BROWN, who appl. for mortuary warrant. Burial was in Jourdanton
GARNER, William Weathersby, #35686 (filedJim Hogg
6 Jan 1919, apprvd. 18 Mar 1919. Age 70, born 13 Aug 1848, Monticello,
MS, Res. TX since 1871, over one year at Hebbronville, TX, occupation
saddler & harness maker. Enlisted Co. G, 4th MS Cavalry,
served about 18 mos, dischgd Apr/May 1865 in Alabama.. Affidavits
by W. H. RUNGE & T. W. HOLIDAY, Copiah Co. MS. Mr. GARNER
died 23 May 1921, Hebbronville, Jim Hogg Co. TX, at home of
daughter-in-law, Mrs. H. E. GARNER, who appl. for mortuary warrant.
Burial in Hebbronville Cemetery.
GARNER, Maria E., #37881, 14 Jan 1922, apprvd 16 Jan 1922. Age
71, born Missouri, res. TX 69 yrs, 30 yrs at Normanna, TX.
Marr.16 Oct 1876, Llano Co. TX to William Weathersby GARNER, who
died 23 May 1921, Jim Hogg Co. TX.
GIBSON, Thomas Jeptha, #227, 29 Jul 1899, apprvd 22 Sep 1899.
Age 63 on Aug 17, 1899, res. 8 yrs Bee Co., occupation Engineer.
Enlisted Co. D,10th GA Battalion, 4 years. Affidavits by J. T.
McGINTY of Forsyth, GA, age 60; and N. R. BRYAN of Macon, GA, age
GILBERT, Daniel Webster, #13209, 17 Dec 1907, apprvd 21 Mar
1908. Age 69 or 21 Nov 1907, res. one year Clareville, Bee Co.
TX, occupation farmer. Mil Recd: enlisted 15 Mar 1862, Capt.
Robert's Co., MS Artillery, which became part of Moorman's Batt.
MS Cavalry & 24th Batt. MS Cavalry. Affidavits by R. H.
PURSER, age 62, of Brookhaven, MS; and N. M. HIGDON, age 63,
Hazlehurst, MS. Mr. GILBERT died 19 Jan 1918, Tivoli, Refugio Co.
TX at home of son, B. F. GILBERT, who appl for mortuary warrant.
Burial in Tivoli Cemetery. Widow Martha J. GILBERT. GILCREASE, W.A., #9530,20 Jun 1899, apprvd 24 Feb 1903. Age 67, res. Bee Co.
more than 40 years. Enlisted Co. D, 8th Regt. TX Inf., for 4 yrs.
GILCREASE, Mrs. Ary L., #9857, 6 Aug 1903, apprvd 8 Sep 1903.
(page missing). Letter from Co. Judge W. D. DUGAT states she was
born 4 Nov 1848 and was married at age 17, about 13 Nov 1865.
Information was from family bible, in possession of her father,
Mr. NEWMAN, who was J. P. in Blanconia, TX. Mrs. GILCREASE died 3
Nov 1933, Aransas Pass, San Patricio Co. TX, at home of daughter,
H. E. SHOMAKER, who appl for mortuary warrant.
GRIFFIN, John H., #232, 3 Jul 1899, apprvd 22 Sep 1899. Age 78
on 8 Sep 1899, res. l 0 yrs, Beeville, Bee Co. TX. Enlisted Co.
I, Allen's Regt., TX Vol. Inf. for 1 year, l month. Affidavits by H.
C. DENNY, age 63, and Jack T. POPE, age 62, both of Belton, Bell
GRIFFIN, Mrs. C.E.,#6157,26Dec 1899,apprvd20 Feb 1900. Age 79,
Feb 1900,res. 10 yrs, Beeville, Bee Co. TX, marr. Apr 1837, South
Carolina, to John H. GRIFFIN, who died 29 Oct 1899.
HALE, Amanda, # 17314, 27 Jul 1909, apprvd Feb 1910. Age 61 on
13 Oct 1908, born Fayette Co. TX, res. 10 yrs in Bee County, P.
O. Mineral, TX. Married 27 Jun 1866, Fayette Co. TX to Adolphus
HALE, who died 17 Feb 1904, Bee Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 5 Sep 1861,
Co. B, 4th TX Cav (Green's Brigade), served to end of war. Mrs.
HALE died 25 May 1918 near Mineral, Bee Co. TX at home of son J.
O. HALE, who appl. for mortuary warrant.
HALE, Duff, #226,26 Jul 1899, apprvd 22 Sep 1899. Age 58, res.
24 years at Mineral, Bee Co. TX, occupation farmer. Enlisted 4th
TX Cavalry, served to end of war.
HALL, Bernard Chaney Robert, #20668, 10 Jun 1911, apprvd Mar
1912. Age 64, born Rapides Parish, LA, res. TX 57 yrs, 8 months
at Pettus, Bee Co. TX. Enlisted early 1864, Co. C. Terrell's
Regt, 34th TX Cavalry, dischgd May 1865, at Shreveport, LA.
Affidavits by M. A. HALL, age 63, of Karnes Co. TX; and by G. W.
LAWRENCE, age 70 yrs on 18 Sep 1911, of San Saba, TX.
HARDEMAN, David Dickinson, #12730,29 Jul 1907, apprvd 19 Sep
1907. Age 66, res. 13 yrs, Beeville, Bee Co. TX. Mil Recd:
enlisted 3 Sep 1861, Co. A, 4th TX Infantry. Affidavits by R. J.
SMITH, age 65, of Normanna, TX; and by Ben E. FREASIER, age 65,
P. O. Cadiz, Bee Co. TX. Mr. HARDEMAN died 1 Jul 1928, Beeville,
at home of Mrs. T. P. RYAN, daughter, who appl. for mortuary
HARDWICK, T. B., #43373, 23 Aug 1927, apprvd 23 Sep 1927. Age
85, born Berry Co. MO, res. TX 75 yrs, 20 yrs at Beeville, Bee
Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 20 Jun 1862, Weston, Collin Co. TX,
Co. H, 29th Regt. TX Cavalry. Affidavit by W. R. TAYLOR, Pilot
Point, Denton Co. TX. Mr. HARDWICK died 10 Sep 1928, Childress
Co. TX, at home of S. P. McMINN, son-in-law, 213 1/2 Main Street,
Childress, TX, who appl for mortuary warrant.
HARRIS, William Senter, #39878,1 Aug 1923, apprvd 14 May 1924.
Age 78,1 Sep 1922, born St. Clara, TN, res. TX 52 yrs, at
Mineral, Bee Co. TX, occupation farmer. Mil Recd: enlisted 4 Oct
1862, Rogersville, TN, Co. C, 63 Regt TN Infantry. Affidavits by
L. F. GULLEY, Hawkins Co. TN, and L. T. HARRIS, age 77 on 15 Nov
1923, of Bullsgap, Hawkins Co. TN, raised as neighbor to
Applicant. Mr. HARRIS died 12 Jun 1926 at his home in Mineral, Bee
Co. TX. Ed Harris appl for mortuary warrant.
HARRIS, Mrs. William Senter, #42252,19 Jul 1926, apprvd 20 Jul
1926. Age 83, born Green Co. TN, res. TX 35 yrs, at Mineral, Bee
Co. TX. Marr.12 Apr 1866, Lebanon, Boone Co. IN to William Center
HARRI S, who died 12 Jun 1926, Bee Co. TX. Mrs. HARRIS died 16
Nov 1928, at Mineral, in home of son, J. C. HARRIS. Son Ed HARRIS
appl. for mortuary warrant.
HARWOOD, J. H., #6158,18Aug 1899,apprvd20 Feb 1900. Age70 on 3 Oct 1899,
res. ten yrs Beeville, TX. Enlisted in Shae Battalion in Capt. Clegg's
detailed to drive beef cattle. Affidavit by Thomas Jennings TURNER, of
Wilson Co. TX.
HARWOOD, Nina C., #9581, 12 Feb 1903, apprvd 21 Mar 1903. Age
68, res. 13 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX. Marr.29 Jun 1859 in TX to
T. H. HARWOOD who died 10 Nov 1902.
HAYNES, Annie, #225,2 Aug 1899, apprvd 22 Sep 1899. Age 61,
res. 9 1/2 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX, keeps a boarding house.
Marr. 2 Feb 1866, Texana, Jackson Co. TX, to Christopher HAYNES,
who died 1 Mar 1891. He enlisted Co. D, Waller's Battalion,
Green's Brigade. Affidavits by Henry HENSLEY, Sr., age 55, and
Alfred B. EVANS, age 69, both of Edna, Jackson Co. TX. Mrs.
HAYNES died 15 Dec 1920, Rosedale, Jefferson Co. TX at home of
D. G. LAURAINE, R. R. #1, Box 169, Beaumont, TX, who appl for
mortuary warrant. Burial Rosedale Cemetery.
HUDGEONS, Martha Ann, #49194,7 Oct 1930, apprvd 20 Jan 1931.
Age 81, born 29 Jan 1849. Res. TX since 1853, 19 yrs in Bee Co.
TX. P. O. address San Antonio, TX. Marr.31 Dec 1868, Lavaca Co.
TX to Thomas H. HUDGEONS, who died 25 Nov 1906, Lavaca Co. TX. Affidavit
by R. B. LEGGETT, Tom Green Co. TX, that Mr. HUDGEONS served in
8th TX Inf., Co. A, Walkers Div. Young's Regt., and that they
lived neighbors for many years near Hallettsville, TX. Mrs.
HUDGEONS died 17 Apr 1931, at home of Mrs. Effie BLUMRICH, daughter,
154 Weymouth St., San Antonio, Bexar Co. TX, who appl. for
HUSAR, Alexander, #229,17 Jul 1899, apprvd 22 Sep 1899. Age 87
on I Jan 1899, res. 9 yrs at Skidmore, Bee Co. TX. Enlisted Co.
I, 24th TX Regt CAV. Affidavits by Ferdinand ARNIM(?), age 81, of
Moulton, Lavaca Co. TX, and F. W. NEUHAUS, age 66, of
Hallettsville, Lavaca Co. TX.
LANGSTON, W. C., #8960,17 Jun 1899, disapprvd 22 Sep 1899 (not
yet age 60 & owned property), reappl. l 9 Jun 1902 and apprvd
19 Jul 1902. Age 57, 29 May 1899, res. Beeville, TX 7 years,
occupation farmer. Enlisted Co. E, 1st MS Cavalry, served I yr; 9 mos. Affidavits by D. P. LANGSTON, age 53, or Hollis,
Calhoun Co. MS; and Eliza PARKER, age 62, of Ellzey, Calhoun Co.
MS. Mr. LANGSTON died 4 Mar 1922, Beeville, Bee Co. TX at home of
G. W. CAMPBELL, who appl. for mortuary warrant. Burial Glenwood
LEE, Martha E., #224, 21 Jun 1899, apprvd 21 Sep 1899. Age 57,
res. 44 years, Beeville, Bee Co. TX, marr. 7 Mar 1861, Bee Co. to
J. N. LEE, who died 3 Feb 1874. He enlisted Hobby's Battalion,
Co. F, 8th TX Vol Inf, served about 3 yrs. Mrs. LEE died I Oct
1920, Beeville, at home of her daughter, Mrs. J. J. CARMICHAEL,
who appl. for mortuary warrant. Burial Glenwood Cemetery,
Beeville. Death certificate gives her date of birth as 6 May
1842, Mississippi, father's name Josiah TURNER.
LONG, James Newton, #13130, 25 Apr 1905, apprvd 28 Sep 1907.
Age 75, res. 14 years, Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation
physician. Mil Recd: enlisted as Private, 6 May 1862, Henderson,
Rusk Co. TX, Co. I, 19th TX Inf, dischgd 7 Jul 1863. Affidavits
by A. O. SMITH, age 74, of Pine Hill, Rusk Co. TX, of Paul
BAXTER, age 64 and P. J. GARRETT, age 71, both of Beeville, and
W. D. SMITH, age 62, of Jumbo, TX. Letter 25 Mar 1943, UDC
Chapter, Tulsa, OK requesting military record for his
granddaughter, Mrs. Anna Lee Long PENDERGRASS.
LONG, I. S., age 77, b. Jefferson Co. MS, res. TX 63 yrs, 23
yrs Beeville, TX, marr. 4 Sep 1855, Panola Co. TX, to J. N. LONG,
who died 12 Mar 1914, Bee Co. TX. Mrs. LONG died 1 Dec 1920, at
home of son-in-law, W. H. KUYKENDALL, 116 Dilworth Ave., San
Antonio, Bexar Co. TX. Burial in Beeville.
LONG, Mary Louise, #46653, 21 May 1930, apprvd
23 Jun 1930.
Age 68, born 25 Aug 1861, Tennessee, res. TX 48 yrs, 29 yrs,
Papalote, Bee Co., TX. Marr.20 Feb 1887, Hamilton Co. TX to
William Martin LONG, who died 9 Sep 1929, Bee Co. TX. Mil Recd:
enlisted 25 Mar 1864, at Cobham, VA, Capt. Donald's Co., VA Lt
Artillery (Rockbridge Arty, No. 2), prisoner of war surrendered 9
Apr 1865 at Appomattox Courthouse, VA. Mrs. LONG died 27 Sep
1954, Alice, Jim Wells Co. TX, at Hospitality House rest home.
Son, W. C. LONG, Route I, Sinton, TX, appl. for mortuary warrant.
Death certificate gives father's name as James BRADFORD. Burial Sinton
MALONE, Abbie, #39455, 23 Oct 1923, apprvd 8 Nov 1923. Age 89
on 12 May 1923, born Chambers Co. AL. Res. TX 66 yrs, 42 yrs Bee
County. Marr.12 Sep 1850, Lafayette Co. MS to Frederick James
MALONE, who died 5 Dec 1891, Bee Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 5 Apr 1862,
San Antonio, TX as lst Lt., Co. C, 31st TX Cav (Haupt's Regt),
elected Major 14 May 1862, promoted Colonel 26 Sep 1864. Mrs.
MALONE died 29 Jan 1932, Beeville, at home of son-in-law, Dr. G.
M. STEPHENS, who appl for mortuary warrant.
MARTIN, Amos, #29245, 9 Jul 1914, apprvd I Sep 1914. Age 73,
born Rapides Parish, LA, res. TX 68 yrs, 5 yrs Beeville, Bee Co.
TX. Enlisted 20 Mar 1862, Co. K, 21 Regt of TX Cavalry, dischgd
22 May 1865, Little Brazos River, TX. Mr. MARTIN died 17 Dec
1927, Beeville, at his home. Houston NEELEY, son-in-law, appl.
for mortuary warrant. MARTIN, Mrs. Amos, #43533,5 Jan 1928,
apprvd 7 Jan 1928. Age 70, born 31 Jul 1858, Lamar, Aransas Co. TX,
res. l9 yrs in Bee Co. TX. Marr. Sep 1877,AransasCo.to Amos
MARTIN, who died 17 Dec 1927, BeeCo. Mrs. MARTIN died 22 May 1933,
Beeville. Appl for mortuary warrant by Mrs. Margaret NEELEY, no relation
but pensioner and her husband raised me from
MAY, N. F., 21 Nov 1928, disapprvd 15 Aug 1929. Age 84, born
22 Apr 1844, Mississippi, res. TX 73 yrs, 62 yrs Beeville, Bee
Co. TX. Marr. 21 Aug 1866, Bee Co. to Hugh MAY, who died 12 Sep
1915, Bee Co. Mil reed: enlisted 15 Jun 1862, Camp Russell, Co.
F, 8th TX Inf (Hobby's Regt).
McCAMPBELL, E. K., #223, 7 Aug 1899, apprvd 22 Sep 1899. Age
64 on 3 Dec 1899. Res. Beeville, Bee Co. TX 8 yrs, marr. Apr 1864; near Travis in Austin County", to Joseph W. McCAMPBELL,
who died 6 May 1895. He served as I st Capt. McCampbell Co. at
Corpus, transferred to Co. C,Waller's Batt., Green's Brigade,
served over 3 years. No mil recd. McMICKLE, John Colquit, #27372,
16 Apr 1914,apprvdfrom I Jun 1914. Age 69, born Cash Co. (now
Bartow Col) GA, res. TX 43 yrs, 24 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation
Public Weigher. Applicant states he enlisted 7 Feb 1864, Co. K, 18th
GA Inf., in Battle of the Wilderness about 5 May 1864., then
Battle at Spottsylvania Courthouse, 12 May 1864, in hosp. Danville,
VA, then at home of an uncle in Monroe Co. GA, before reporting back
for duty in VA, dischgd May 1865, Kingston, GA. Mil reed:
enlisted 7 Feb 1864 at Cartersville, GA. Mr. McMICKLE died 25 Dec
1924, Beeville Hospital. James McKEOWN, husband of step-daughter,
appl for mortuary warrant.
McMICKLE, Mrs. John Colquit, #40625, 12 Mar 1925, apprvd 21
Mar 1925. Age 70, born Quebec, Canada, res. TX 55 yrs, 34 yrs
Beeville, Bee Co. TX. Marr. 26 Jun 1886, Bexar Co. TX to John
Colquit McMICKLE, who died 25 Dec 1924, Bee Co. TX. Mrs. McMICKLE
died 13 Feb 1927 at home of son-in-law, James McKEOWN, who appl.
for mortuary warrant.
MERRITT, Daniel W., 20 Jun 1899, disapprvd 17 Aug 1899. Age 60
on 11 Jun 1899, res. 9 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX, enlisted 1) 2nd TX Vol
Inf, dischgd due to sickness; 2) 8th TX Vol Inf, dischgd
due to sickness; 3) 4th Arizona Cal, transferred to Co. A, Capt Jones
Light Artillery, time of service about 4 yrs.
MERRITT,Cynthia, #8837,15 Feb 1902,apprvd4 Mar
1902. Age 57 on
15 Day 1901, born end raised in TX, res. 12 yrs Beeville, Bee Co.
TX, occupation housekeeping. Married 4 Jul 1859, Hallettsville,
Lavaca Co. TX to Daniel W. MERRITT, who died 16 Aug 1901. Now
resides with 2 minor children, Lula and Hugh MERRITT. Affidavit
to service by G. W. SLATER.
MILES, Mary Ann, #38446, 8 Aug 1922, apprvd I
Sep 1922. Age 75, born Richmond, Fort Bend Co. TX, res. 10 yrs Beeville,
Co. TX. Marr. 15 Apr 1868, Fort Bend Co. to John William MILES, who died
6 Aug 1882, Fort Bend Co. Mil Recd: enlisted 4 Oct 1862,
San Antonio, TX, 3rd Co. 1,13 TX Vols, which on 11 Nov 1863 became 35th
(Brown's) TX Cav. Mrs. MILES died 28 Feb 1930, Beeville, at home
of daughter, Mrs. Annie L. COCHRAN, who appl for mortuary warrant.
MlLES, William G., #31771,17 Jun 1915, apprvd 4 Aug 1915. Age 67 on 25
Dec 1914, born Spartanburg Co. NC, res. TX since 1868, 6 yrs in
Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation teamster. Mil Recd:
enlisted 15 May 1864, Co. F, 7th MS Cav, paroled 25 May 1865 at Memphis,
TN. pension. Affidavits by M. F. PATTON (age 72), W. R. KNIGHT (age 68),
and J. R. McLARTY (age 70) all of Oxford,
Lafayette Co. MS. Affidavit by Applicant 7 Feb 1938, stated he was then
age 91, resided Tilden, McMullen Co.TX; his pension#31771 was dropped in
1918/1919 because his son,Boyce MILES died in 1918
and left a war insurance policy in favor of his parents, end he didn't
need the pension. Mrs. W. G. MILES died 31 Jan 1919, and the
pension was divided between W. G. MILES, his son, W. M. MILES of
TX and daughter, Mrs. W. A. WHEELER of Tilden, the last payment being
Jan 1938. Requested reinstatement of pension, which was approved 10 Feb
1938. Mr. MILES died 16 Dec 1945, at his home in Beeville,
Bee Co. TX. Son, W. J. MILES of Jourdanton, TX appl for mortuary
MONTGOMERY, William, #32051,2 Sep 1915, apprvd 4 Oct 1915. Age 72, b.
Grimes Co. TX, res. 9 yrs, Clareville, Route 1, Beeville, Bee Co. TX,
occupation farmer. Mil Recd: enlisted 16 Jun 1862, Co. K,
20th (Elmore's) TX Infantry, dischgd by S. O. 7, 9 Oct 1862, due to
sickness. Affidavit by E. B. UZZELL, age 72, of Bee Co. TX,
was neighbor to Applicant in Montgomery Co. TX. Affidavit by Applicant
that he became sick in Fall 1863, at Hempstead and went home to Grimes
Co. TX, then was discharged. Mr. MONTGOMERY died
23 Dec 1920 (1919?), Clareville, at the home of his son, W. E.
Son J. A. MONTGOMERY appl for mortuary warrant.
MONTGOMERY, Amanda F., #36296, I Jan 1919 (1920?), apprvd 5
Jan 1920. Age 76, born Lee Co. MS, res. TX since 1859,13 yrs, Beeville,
TX. Marr 15 Feb 1865, Grimes Co. TX to William
MONTGOMERY, who died 23 Dec 1919, Bee Co. TX. Affidavit by son, C. G.
MONTGOMERY of Bee Co. Mrs. MONTGOMERY died 11 Dec 1929,
Beeville, at home of son J. A. MONTGOMERY, who appl for mortuary
MOORE, Dora, #38081,3 Feb 1922, apprvd 11 Mar 1922. Age 79, born
Madison, Morgan Co. GA, res. TX 32 yrs, 25 yrs at Mineral,
Bee Co. TX. Marr. I May 1850, Lee Co. GA to Francis McFarland MOORE, who
died 25 May 1907, Nueces Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 17 Jul 1861,
Lumpkin, GA, Co. K, 2nd Regt, GA Inf, transferred, Sgt MOORE, 4th
(Cinch's) Regt, GA Cav. shown on Union Prisoners of War records as
paroled 15 May 1865 at Albany, GA. Affidavits by
Ed HARRIS, age 43, Bee Co. TX; by Mrs. J. R. HILLMAN, age 65, of Sandia,
Jim Wells Co. TX, born Lee Co. GA, and knew Mr. MOORE at her father's
home at Albany, Lee Co. GA, came to TX 1873, sister of Applicant, nee
Dora BALDWIN; and by Applicant who was living with her daughter, Mabel
(Mrs. Ed) HARRIS near Mineral, Bee Co. TX.
Mrs. MOORE died 30 May 1923, Mineral, Bee Co. at home of son-in-law, Ed
HARRIS, who appl for mortuary warrant. Burial in Casa Blanca Cemeterv
Jim Wells Co. TX.
MULLINS, Francis Marion, #27927 (filed McLennan Co. TX), 2
Dec 1913, apprvd 1 Jun 1914. Age 69, born Alabama, res. TX 54
yrs, 26 yrs at 921 Procter Ave., Waco, McLennan Co. TX. Served
about 2 1/2 yrs, Rangers (State Troops), Cavalry. Affidavits by
John C. BOONE, McLennan Co. that Applicant served in G. W.
Robbin's Company stationed near Castroville, Medina Co. TX,
1863/1864; and by J. E. DEAN, Kerr Co. TX. Mr. MULLINS died 25
Jan 1924 at his home, Tuleta, Bee Co. TX. Wife, Callie MULLINS
appl for mortuary warrant.
MULLINS, Callie, #39670,31 Jan 1924, apprvd I Feb 1924. Age
68, born Athens, Henderson Co. TX, res. 4 yrs Tuleta, Bee Co. TX.
Marr. 14 Feb 1877, Palo Pinto Co. TX, to Francis Marion MULLINS,
who died 25 Jan 1924, Bee Co. TX. Mrs. MULLINS died 29 Oct 1949,
at the home of her son, J. W. MULLINS, 1409 S. College, Brady,
McCulloch Co. TX, who appl for mortuary warrant.
NICHOLSON, John W., #22947, 29 Mar 1913, apprvd I Sep 1913.
Age 70, born Sparty, AL, res. TX since 29 Dec 1848,23 yrs Beeville, Bee
Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 20 Jun 186-, 2nd Co. G,
13th TX Vols; also enlisted 20 Jun 1862, Co. G. 35th TX Cav., sick in
Tyler Hosp. Nov 1864. Affidavits by C. D. S. GRAHAM, age
72; and E. B. THOMAS, age 70, both res. Alvin, Brazoria Co. TX, that
they knew Applicant as a boy residing Matagorda Co. TX. Mr. NICHOLSON
died 3 Dec 1923, Port Lavaca, Calhoun Co. TX, at home of son-in-law, J.
J. McCOLLOM, who appl for mortuary warrant. Burial Beeville, Bee Co. TX.
Vol Inf for 3 yrs.
PITTMAN, Thaddeus Evander, #25627,2 Dec 1913, apprvd I Dec 1913. Age 68, born North Carolina, res. TX 41 yrs, 5 yrs
Beeville, Bee Co. TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 15 Apr 1861, Co. A, 27th NC Inf,
surrendered and paroled (Sgt Maj. & Adjutant) at Appomattox
Courthouse, VA, 9 Apr 1865. Affidavit by Robert T. McINTYRE, age 83, of
Ramseur, Randolph Co. NC. Mr. PITTMAN died 10
Aug 1925, Beeville, at his home. Wife, Irene B. PITTMAN appl for
PITTMAN, Irene B., #41246,25 Aug 1925, apprvd 2 Sep 1925. Age 68, born
North Carolina, res. TX since 1898, since 1908 at Beeville, Bee Co. TX.
Marr.14 Oct 1903, Hill Co. TX to Thaddeus Evander PITTMAN,
who died 10 Aug 1925, Bee Co. TX. Letter 27 Nov 1940, from her niece,
Helen T. COFFIN, which mentions Irene's sister, Mrs. C. I. COFFIN of
Itasca TX. Mrs. PITTMAN died 14 Jan 1942, San Antonio, Bexar Co. TX.
Nephew, L. B. COFFIN, of San Antonio, appl. for mortuary warrant.
POGUE, A.A., #41193, 30 Jul 1925, apprvd 19 Aug 1925. Age 81,
born Alabama, res. TX since 1868, 4 1/2yrs Bee Co. P. O. Address
Route A, Kenedy, TX. Mil Recd: enlisted 27 Oct 1862, Speaks
Spring, AL, Co. H, 14th Regt. AL Inf, admitted to Gen.. Hosp.
Farmville, VA 22 May 1865 for gunshot wound, to Gen. Hosp. B.
Ville 30 May 1865. Mr. POGUE died 25 Sep 1932, Pawnee, Bee Co. TX
et the home of his daughter Mrs. R. M. BOSWELL, who appl for mortuary
warrant. POWELL, William, #29711,15 Jul 1914, apprvd I Dec 1914.
Age 70 on 4 Mar 1913, b. Jefferson Co. AR, res. TX since 1856, Beeville,
Bee Co. TX since 1866. Mil Recd: enlisted Co. H, 20th TX Cav, captured
17 Jul 1863, Honey Springs, exchanged 4 Mar 1865 at Red River Landing,
LA. Affidavit by Applicant states he enlisted Spring 1862 at
Alvarado, TX, his company served in AR & MO, then to Honey
Springs in the lndian Nation; where he was captured
and imprisoned at Rock Island, IL, exchanged at Red River. That
his brother, l. N. POWELL was at home when he enlisted. Mr.
POWELL died 14 Apr 1934, Beeville, at the home of his daughter,
Mrs. Nannie KEMP, who appl for mortuary warrant.
PRIMM, Martha A., #4623, 1 Aug 1899, apprvd 18 Nov 1899. Age
59 on 10 Jan 1899, res. 3 years Beeville, Bee Co. TX. Marr. 24
Dec 1856, Union Co. AR to W. H. PRIMM, who died 26 Mar 1898, Bee
Co. Enlisted Co. F, 19th AR Regt for 3 years. Affidavits by James
CAREY, age 56, of Edna, Jackson Co. TX; by T. J. LANG, age 65, of
Columbia Co. AR; and by H. G. P. WILLIAMS, age 73, of Hillsboro,
PUGH, Rose Ellen Molloy, #9140,10 Jun 1902, apprvd Sep 1902.
Age 63 in Feb 1902, res. 9 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX. Marr. 12 0ct
,Live Oak Co. TX, to William
PUGH, who died 28 Feb 1872. He enlisted Jul 1861, Life Oak Co. in
Capt Weir's Company and TX Buchel's Regt. Mrs. PUGH died 27 Oct
1920, Victoria, TX at the home of her daughter, Fannie PUGH, who
appl for mortuary warrant. Burial Catholic Cemetery, Victoria Co.
TX. Letter 10 Jan 1935 from her granddaughter, Thelma Pugh LINDHOLM,
Box 81, George West TX states William PUGH was born 5 Jul 1837.
(Previous application #63929,14 Ju11899, disapprvd 22 Sep 1899. Age 60
on 3 Feb 1899, gives marr. date as 9 Oct 1857)
RENFROE, Anne M., #27507,1 Aug 1912, apprvd I Jun 1914. Age 56
on 17 May 1912, born Lamar, Refugio Co. TX, moved in May 1898
with her 3 children to Beeville, Bee Co. TX. Marr. l l Mar 1880,
Strickland, Burnet Co. TX to William H. RENFROE, who died 27 Feb
1897, Goliad Co. TX. Enlisted 15 Jun, second year of war,
Georgiana, AL, served in R. E. LEE Regt in VA, dischgd at close
of war. Affidavit by Mrs. E. J. MATHEWS (sister of William H. RENFROE)
of Hill Co. TX, says his company was organized in Butler Co. AL.
Mrs. RENFROE died 15 Jun 1920, Pettus, Bee Co. TX at the home of
her daughter, Mrs. M. L. PRUITT, who appl for mortuary warrant.
Burial Goliad Cemetery.
ROBERTS, L. F., #231,29 Jun 1899, apprvd 21 Sep 1899. Age 73
on 15 Jul 1899, res. 29 yrs, Bee Co. TX. Served 3' 1./2 yrs
Willis Battalion, Co. C. Walls Legion. Affidavit by T. M. HARWOOD,
age 71, of Gonzales Co. TX.
ROBERTS, Mattie Jane, #22996, 6 Jan 1913, apprvd I Sep 1913.
Age 64, born Panola Co. MS, res. TX 50 years, 30 yrs Beeville,
Bee Co. TX. Marr. 8 Nov 1886, Bee Co. to Charles Augustus
ROBERTS, who died 7 Jun 1911, Travis Co. TX. She stated her
husband's command was originally organized in Arkansas, but knew
nothing of his company. Affidavit by M. McKINNEY and F.M.
McKINNEY that C. A. ROBERTS died in the Confederate Home. In Oct
1913 her address was Route 2, Box 64, Kenedy, TX.
ROBINSON, James William, #14658,9Jul 1909, approved 1909. Age 64,
27 Nov 1908, born Greenville, KY, res. TX 56 yrs, in Bee Co.
since 1855 (before it was organized), P. O. Normanna, TX,
occupation farming. Mil Recd: enlisted 7 Mar 1862, Co. K, 21 st
TX Cav., paroled at Des Arc AR 17 Jan 1863 (date of capture no
RUDASILL, Levi L., 29 Sep 1919, disapprvd 15 Dec 1919
(insufficient proof). Age 80, born Gaston Co. NC, res. TX since
1871, Bee Co. since 1893, P. O. address Clareville, TX. Mil Recd:
enlisted 22 Apr 1862, Co. G, Wirt Adam's Regt ( I st Regt MS) Cav
(also known as Phillips Partisans) which became Wood's Regt Cav.
Prisoner of War Recd show he was surrendered at Citronelle, AL 4
May 1865, paroled 12 May 1865 at Gainesville, AL. Applicant states
he in the battle of Shiloh, and was at Vicksburg with Gen.
Stephen E. LEE. Letter from Judge T. M. COX says Applicant was
living with his nephew, Chas. ROBERTS, and was a farmer by occupation.
SCARBOROUGH, M. J., #4627,1 Ju11899, apprvd 18 Nov 1899. Age
64, res. 7 yrs Bee Co. TX. Marr.14 Nov 1849, Vernon Parish, LA to
Noah V. SCARBOROUGH, who died 4 Jul 1899. He enlisted Co. B,
Wallis Battalion, Walls Legion. Affidavits by T. J. SCARBOROUGH (younger
age 62, of Mangum, OK Terr.; and by J. G. SESSUME, of Tabor, Brazos Co.
TX. Mrs. SCARBOROUGH died 16 May 1917, Bee Co. TX, on farm of her
son, J. M. SCARBOROUGH, who appl for mortuary warrant.
SHEIVE, James Perry, 21 Aug 1899, apprvd 18 Nov 1899. Age 60
on 20 Jan 1899, res. 27 years, Normanna, Bee Co. TX, occupation
farmer. Enlisted Co. K, Cook's Regt Heavy Artillery for 3 years.
Affidavit by W. A. SHEIVE, age 59 of Fulshear, Fort Bend Co. TX.
SHEIVE, M. E., # 19710, I Nov 1910, apprvd 3 I Dec I 910. Age
62, born Drew Co. AR, res. TX 60 yrs, Bee Co. since 1874, P. O.
address Berclair, TX. Marr. 8 Feb 1865, Falls Co. TX, to James
Perry SHEIVE, who died 16 Jan 1910, Bee Co. TX. Mrs. SHEIVE died
5 Aug 1937, Beeville, Bee Co. TX at the home of her daughter,
Mrs. Fred SHINN, who appl. for mortuary warrant.
SIMS, Ferdinand Dixon, #22166,30 Jun 1913, apprvd I Sep 1913.
Age 68, born Cherokee Co. TX, res. 25 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX,
occupation drayman. Mil Recd: enlisted 15 Jun 1862, Co. F,8th TX
Inf. In Apr 1865 he was reported on detail hauling salt to Corpus
Christi 28 Feb. 1865. Affidavit by R. C. WILLIAMS, age 70, P. O.
Sarco Creek, Goliad Co. TX. Mr. SIMS died 30 Jan 1922, at the
home of son E. T. SIMS, 2122 Main St. Dallas, Dallas Co. TX, who
appl for mortuary warrant. Burial Beeville, TX.
SIMS, Mrs. William Humphrey, #49212, 10 Jan 1931, apprvd 26
Jan 1931. Age 72, born 1859, res. 40 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX.
Marr. 13 Mar 1882, Panola Co. TX to William Humphrey SIMS, who
died 17 Jan 1908, Bee Co. TX. She stated he resided Harrison Co.
TX when he enlisted and served with McMahon's Regt., 5th Arkansas
Artillery, Scott's Company for the last 6 months of the war.
Affidavit by Benjamin Hamilton Neil, age 83 on 15 Jun 1930, of
Eastland Co. TX. Mrs. SIMS died 8 Jun 1935, Beeville Hospital, Beeville.
Mrs. F. W. HUNT appl for mortuary warrant. SINGLER, William M.,
#230,20 Jun 1899, apprvd 21 Sep 1899. Age 61 in Aug 1899, res. 16 years,
Papalote, Bee Co. TX, occupation farmer. He stated he enlisted
Co. I, 25th Regt, TX Cav, dismounted for four years. Affidavit by
L. A. BITTERMAN, age 63, of Nuecestown, Nueces Co. TX. Letter 5
Dec 1936 from Mrs. Frank CARROLL, Aransas Pass, TX requesting mil
reed for his children for a Federal headstone. The reply letter stated
that his widow, Mrs. D. Singler had received a pension from September
1914 until her death in August 1935.
SKIDMORE, Marcellus Anderson, #11793,7 Mar 1906, apprvd 25 Sep 1906. Age
60/61, res. 25 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation Book agent. Enlisted
B, Borders Regt for 16 mos. Affidavits by J. Gus PATTON, age 62;
and by Phillip FULCROD, age 70, both of Goliad Co. TX. Letter by
4 Jan 1912, gave his address as 432 Soledad St., room 8 San Antonio TX
SLATER, G. W., #9429,27 Jun 1899, rejected 17 Aug 1899, apprvd
16 Feb 1903. Age 62, res. 8 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation
farmer. Enlisted Co. A, 8th TX Vol Inf. for 3 years. Affidavit by
A. G. NOLEN, age 66 on 26 Aug 1899, of Lavaca Co. TX.
SMITH, Elijah J., #25945, 14 Jun 1912, apprvd I Dec 1913. Age
75 on 18 Jun 1912, b. 1837, Coosa Co. AL, res. TX 55 yrs, in Bee
Co. over 6 months, occupation Minister of the Gospel. Enlisted.
Co. B, Bass Regt. Infantry. Letter 9 Jun 1913, by Sam F. DELLIS
of Hubbard, TX, gave physical description of man believed to be
Applicant as 26/27 yrs old, 5'11; or 6' tall, rather dark
with a splendid dark beard, and served with him in Co. B,
Johnson's Batt, 20th TX Cav Dismounted.
(First application #4110, Karnes Co. TX, 14 Aug 1899,
disapprvd 22 Mar 1900; age 62 in June 1899, res 5 yrs Karnes Co.,
occupation Baptist Minister, affidavit by S. V. SMITH, of Pankey, Grimes
Co. TX. Second application # 1154, Karnes Co. TX, I I Feb 1904,
disapprvd 30 Sep 1904, age 66, res. l 0 yrs Helena, Karnes Co.,
affidavit by Thomas A. BROWN, age 63, of Palestine, Anderson Co.
SMITHERS, Martha T., #50389,4 Nov 1931,apprvd 21 Nov 1931. Age
86, born 30 Apr 1845, res. 8 yrs Bee Co. TX. Marr. 9 Jul 1876,
Guadalupe Co. TX to William Henry SMITHERS, who died 21 Jan 1900,
Scurry Co. TX. Mil reed: enlisted 24 Nov 1862 San Antonio, TX,
Co. E, Hardeman's Regt TX Cav. Mrs. SMITHERS died 21 Dec 1934,
Portland, San Patricio Co. TX, at the home of her daughter, Mrs.
W. J. WALDRIP, who appl for mortuary warrant.
St. JOHN, Mary, #4626, 15 Sep 1899, apprvd 18 Nov 1899. Age
60, res. Bee Co. about 6 mos, formerly res. Refugio Co. TX. Marr. about 40 years ago at Refugio" to Wm. St. JOHN, who
died Sep 1896. He served D. C. DOUGHTY Co., Flys Batt. about one
year. Affidavits by J. A. McFADDEN, age 60; and by C. F. STUBBS,
age 63, both of Victoria, TX. STROMAN, A. V. I., #222, 5 Aug
1899, apprvd 22 Sep 1899. Age 62 on I Jun 1899, res. 20 yrs at Papalote,
Bee Co. TX. Marr. 13 Mar 1860, Orangeburg, SC to Emanuel STROMAN,
who died 22 Feb 1880. He enlisted in Capt. Sellers Co., Hagoods
Regt for 2 years, then "captured and held as prisoner long time;. Affidavits by J. P. GOLSEN, age 62, and S. K. H.
GOLSEN, age 63, both of Advance, Orangeburg Co. SC, who knew Applicant
TAYLOR, Richard, #4624,1 Aug 1899, apprvd 18 Nov 1899. Age 73
on 26 Mar 1899, res. 6 yrs, Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation
farmer. Enlisted Co. E, 42nd GA Regt about 4 yrs. Affidavits by
H. J. BOGGUS, age 56 of Newton Co. GA; and by Joseph HEARD, age
60, of Wauchula, DeSoto Co. FL.
THETFORD, N. H. G., #4625, 17 Jun 1899, apprvd 18 Nov 1899.
Age 63, res. 3 yrs Skidmore, Bee Co. TX. Enlisted Co. G, 3rd TX
Vol Inf for 4 years. Affidavit by Charles RIDDLE, age 60; and by
Phil SHARDEIN, age 60, both of San Antonio, TX. Mr. THETFORD died
15 Feb 1919, Asherton, Dimmit Co. TX, at the home of Mrs. Mary
CAMERON, daughter, who filed for mortuary warrant. Mrs. CAMERON
stated she was a widow and his only child.
THETFORD, T. C., #29447, 16 Mar 1914, apprvd I Dec 1914. Age
78, born Warren Co. MS, res. TX 62 yrs, 22 yrs Beeville, Bee Co.
TX, occupation Minister of the Gospel. Enlisted Co. C, TX Inf,
Victoria, TX. Affidavits by John S. Conway, age 72, and Henry
BERTLING, age 78, both of Gonzales Co. TX.
THETFORD, Tobetha Elizabeth, #14659, 14 Jul 1909, apprvd 31
Aug 1909. Age 5O, born Roberson Co. TX, res. 20 yrs Skidmore, Bee
Co. TX. Marr. 25 Dec 1877, Austin, Travis Co. TX, to Daniel Gray
THETFORD, who died 6 Jun 1892, Goliad Co. TX. Mil reed: enlisted
4 Oct 1861, Camp Picket, in Co. A, 7th TX Cav. Mrs THETFORD died
3 Jul 1932, Beeville, Bee Co. TX at the home of her grandniece,
Mrs. V. S. PING. Her niece, Mrs. J. D. HAGOOD appl for mortuary
THOMAS, M., #233, 6 Jul 1899, apprvd 21 Sep 1899. Age 71 on 10
Oct 1899, res. 42 yrs Bee Co., since before it was organized,
occupation farmer. Served Co. D, 8th TX Vol Inf for 3 yrs.
THOMAS, Mrs. M, #9582,23 Jan 1903,apprvd21 Mar 1903. Age 67, es.
20 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX. Marr. 10 Jun 1852 Rankin Co. MS to M. THOMAS
died 4 Jan l913.
THOMPSON, Mary E., #31204,30 Mar 1915, apprvd May 1915. Age
69, born Alabama, res. TX 65 yrs, res. since 1856 at Beeville,
Bee Co. TX. Marr. 18 Dec 1860, Bee Co. to John Calvin THOMPSON,
who died 16 Feb 1905, Bee Co. Mil reed: enlisted 27 Mar 1862, Co.
D, 36th TX Cav, transferred 14 Nov 1862 to Co. D, 2nd TX Mounted
Rifles. Affidavit by James F. PREWITT, age 84, res. 721 Lewis
St., San Antonio, TX.
TURNER, James Monroe, #40709 (filed Terry Co. TX), 13 Feb
1925, apprvd 15 Apr 1925. Age 78 yrs, l 0 mo, 14 dy, born
Chattahoochee Co. GA, res. TX since 1883, over I yr Seagraves,
Terry Co. TX. Mil reed: enlisted 18 Jun 1864, Macon GA, Co. F,
5th GA Res. Inf. Affidavit by Nancy G. TURNER (sister-in-law and
1 yrs younger than Applicant) and J. F. TURNER (Applicant's
youngest brother, b. l 858), of Coleman Co. TX. Oath of
allegiance by J M TURNER, Co. F,5th Regt., 20 May 1865, Columbus,
GA, giving physical description as 5'-5" tall, hair black,
eyes blue, complexion light. Another oath by J. M. TURNER of
Museje Co. GA, giving phys. descrip. as 5'-8" high, auburn
hair, blue eyes. Mr. TURNER died 25 Dec 1932 near Olmos, Bee Co. TX
at the home of his son, W. T. TURNER, Rt I, Box 66, Beeville.
Mrs. J. M. TURNER appl for mortuary warrant.
TURNER, Nancy G., #51070, 3 Jan 1933, apprvd 5 Jan 1933. Age71, born I May 1861, res. 7 yrs Route 1, Beeville, Bee Co. TX.
Marr. l Mar 1877, Marion Co. GA to James Monroe TURNER, who died
25 Dec 1932, Bee Co. TX. Mrs. TURNER died 19 Mar 1949,
Batesville, Zavala Co. TX at the home of her son, W. T. TURNER,
who appl for mortuary warrant.
TYLER, Brinkley H., #32793, 11 Mar 1916, apprvd I May 1916.
Age 78, born 12 Jul 1837, Copiah Co. MS, res. TX since 1862, 3
yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation farmer. Mil reed: enlisted
25 Sep 1861, Co. F, 4th TX Cav., served to May 1865. Affidavit by
Harvey HOLCOMB, age 73; and by J. L. MANRY, age 70, both of
Trinity Co. TX. Mr. MANRY knew Applicant in Moscow, Polk Co. TX
before the war, and enlisted at Livingston, TX. Mr. TYLER died 7
Dec 1932, Austin, Travis Co. TX, at the home of his daughter, Mrs.
S. D. CARTER. Charles B. COOK, friend and undertaker, 1100 Colorado,
Austin, TX, appl for mortuary warrant.
UZZELL, Sallie B., #51910, 23 Feb 1939, apprvd 27 Apr 1939.
Age 68, born 20 Jan 1871, res. TX since 20 Jan 1871, 32 yrs Beeville,
Bee Co. TX. Marr. 15 Dec 1918, Bee Co. to Elisha Bryant
UZZELL, who died 25 May 1928, Bee Co. TX. Mil reed: enlisted 19 Oct 1862
at Fort Hebert, Co. G, 20th Regt TX Inf, dischg 6 May 1863, Galveston,
TX by reason of disability. 19 yrs of age, born Wayne Co. NC,6'- 1 "
tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair, occupation farmer.
Affidavit 25 Mar 1939, by son W. A. UZZELL, age 72, of Bee Co. who
stated he was the eldest of 8 children, that his mother died in 1912 and
his father was
remarried to and survived by Sallie B. UZZELL. Mrs. UZZELL died 9 Feb
1946, Channelview, Harris Co. TX, at the home of her son, Henry L.
HALLIBURTON, whose address was Rt I, Box 321, Baytown, TX,
and who appl for mortuary warrant.
VON ROEDER, Ludwig, #14660, 27 Jul 1909,apprvd31 Aug 19--. Age
73, born"on the bank of the Sanjacinto close to
battleground", res. 12- 14 yrs Mineral, Bee Co. TX,
occupation farmer. Mil reed: enlisted 11 Sep 1861, Co. C, 4th TX
Cav, served as First Sgt, 2nd Lt and I st Lt.
WARD, James P., #9664, 24 Mar 1903, apprvd 16 Jul 1903. Age 72, res.
about 3 months Bee Co., occupation farmer. Enlisted Co. G, 27th MS Inf
from Feb 1862 to close of war. Oath of allegiance by Applicant of Smith
Co. MS, Certificate of Discharge from Military Prison, Johnson's Island,
OH, 15 Jun 1865, states Applicant was age 35, 6'-2" tall, florid
complexion, blue eyes, dark hair, residence Raleigh, MS. Affidavit by
Emanuel CARR, age 68, of Leesville, Gonzales Co. TX. Mr. WARD died 31
Oct 1920, Runge, Karnes Co. TX, at the home of his son, S. E. WARD.
Letter 2 Dec 1920 signed by his daughter, Mrs. M. L. RUCKER of Runge. W.
R. LOKEY appl for mortuary warrant. Burial in Leesville, Cemetery.
WATSON, Perry, #7334 (filed Montgomery Co. TX,31 Jul 1899, apprvd 10 Jul
1900. Age 84, res. 27 yrs Montgomery Co. TX. Enlisted Capt Brooks Co.
State guards, AL, CSA, for 15 months.
WATSON, Mary E., #33306,21 Sep 1916,apprvd 28 Sep 1916. Age 81 on
23 Jan 1917,bornMacon,GA,res.TX since Mar 1872, 10 yrs Beeville, Bee Co.
TX. Marr. 2 Jun 1859, Montgomery Co. AL to Perry E. WATSON, who died 9
Jan 1905, Montgomery Co. TX. Letter 24 Oct
1916 from daughter (youngest child) Mrs. C. G. MONTGOMERY, of Beeville.
WEED, John, 3 Jul 1899, disapprvd 22 Sep 1899. Age 66 Oct 1899, res. 44 yrs Mineral, Bee Co. TX, occupation farmer. Mil
reed (from widow's appl): enlisted 21 Apr 1862, Co. F. Speight's
Batt. TX Infantry for 3 yrs. Affidavits by Alfred WEED (brother), age
68, of Devers, Liberty Co. TX; and by Henry BARROW, age 59, of Goliad
Co. TX, knew Applicant since boyhood.
WEED, S. L., # 17315, 27 Sep 1909, apprvd Feb 1910. Age 66,
born St. Landry Parish, LA, res. TX since 1849, 50 yrs Beeville,
Bee Co. TX. Marr. 5 Sep 1858, Bee Co. to John WEED, who died 14
Jan 1906, Live Oak Co. TX. Affidavits by H. H. DEVERS, age 76;
and by William CLOUGH, age 82, both of Moss Bluff (P. O. Devers),
Liberty Co. TX. Mrs. WEED died 7 Sep 1927, Beeville, in her own
home. Her daughter, Mrs. A. L. GIVENS, of Beeville, appl. for mortuary
WEST, Susan, #46559,9 Feb 1926, apprvd 29 May 1930. Age 59,
born East Texas, res.39 yrs, Blanconia, Bee Co. TX. Marr. 27 Nov
1889, Bee Co. TX to Solomon WEST who died 17 Apr 1907, Bexar Co.
TX. Mil reed: enlisted 16 Nov 1862, Beaumont, TX, Co. E, l 11th
Batt. TX Vols., became Co.B, 21 st TX Inf. Letter by Applicant 27
May 1930 states she had lost her son 2 yrs previously. Letter by
her daughter, Mrs. Mary C. UPTON, Blanconia. Mrs. WEST died 23 May
1951, Victoria, Victoria Co. TX, at the home of her daughter,
Mrs. Frank O. BROCK, Rt 4, Box 179A, Victoria, who appl. for mortuary
WRIGHT, Elizabeth Jane, #11709, 26 Aug 1905, apprvd 28 Mar
1906. Age 67, res. 45 yrs Beeville, Bee Co. TX, occupation house
duties. Marr. 26 May 1858, Lavaca Co. TX to Robert Cade WRIGHT,
who died 31 Jul 1878. Mil reed: enlisted 10 Feb 1862, et Bee Co.
TX, Co. K. 21st TX Cav, dischd 12 May 1865. Affidavits by Thomas
Ragsdale ATKINS and Lorenzo Dow ATKINS of Bee Co. TX, who served