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Flowers left for Wiley Bean
Wiley Jackson Bean was the son of Walter Bean and Martha "Patsy" Borden Davis. He enlisted in the Confederate States Army on September 8, 1861 in Eastville, Alabama. Wiley was mustered as a Private in Company "E" 13th Alabama Infantry Regiment, "Randolph Rangers" along with four cousins; Benjamin Apling Burdett, Samuel Monroe Burdett, Littleton Jesse Burdett, and Alfred W. Burdett. Wiley. He was captured along with Benjamin Burdett, and General James Archer in McPherson's Woods, on the initial outbreak at Gettysburg on July 1, 1863. He was transferred to Fort Delaware prison on Pea Patch Island, Delaware and died of scurvy in prison January 13, 1864 at Ft. Delaware Maryland. His name is on a list of Confederate soldiers who are buried at Finn's Point, Salem, New Jersey. The U.S. erected a monument to mark the burial place of 2,436 Confederate soldiers who died at Ft. Delaware. Prior to the war, he was noted as a farmer living in Fox Creek, Alabama, near Wedowee. Wiley was married to Amanda C. Falkner but she died on March 6, 1862 in Randolph County, Alabama., as a result of a horse riding accident. She is burial at Mt. Prospect Baptist Cemetery in Randolph County, Alabama. After Wiley's death, his father-in-law, Wilson Falkner, guardian of Wiley's children, filed for claims with the CSA on behalf on his grandchildren March 20, 1865. All of Wiley's children were born in Randolph County, Alabama and included; John W. Bean; Monroe Bean; Emeline Martha A. Bean; Wiley Winston "Riley" Bean; & Samuel Ashberry Bean.
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Aug. 20, 2011

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