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Alexander Glenn Beard
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Birth: Jun. 27, 1884
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 1941
Fort Worth
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

REGULAR RANGER
PVT. CO. B, CO. D

Alexander Glenn Beard was born to James Willis Beard and Mary Jane Glenn. His first marriage was to Laura A. Brodie on April 15, 1909. They had 2 children. He then married Essie Irene Hunter on December 6, 1923 in South Carolina. They had two daughters. Alexander stood 6ft. tall, had gray eyes, brown hair and a fair complexion. He was a peace officer and enlisted in the Texas Rangers as a REGULAR RANGER on May 11, 1916, through March 15, 1919, as a private in company B, and transfered to company D when co. B was disbanded in June 8, 1918. He was honorably discharged. Alexander was the town marshal in Marfa, Presidio County, Texas. He was a bodyguard for an oil company in Tampico, Mexico. In 1930 he was an oil company superintendent, living in San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas. He worked for the Sinclair Refining Company in Fort Worth, Texas from 1932 until his death.
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Willis Beard (1855 - 1920)
  Mary Jane Glenn Beard (1862 - 1950)
 
 Spouses:
  Laura Adeline Brodie Beard (1886 - 1922)*
  Essie Irene Beard (1896 - 1994)*
 
 Children:
  Frank Mclaughlin Beard (1909 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Edgar Beard (1882 - 1907)*
  Alexander Glenn Beard (1884 - 1941)
  William Dewitt Beard (1886 - 1960)*
  Andrew Jay Beard (1890 - 1976)*
  Thomas Alfred Beard (1893 - 1979)*
  Laura May Beard Parrish (1897 - 1976)*
  Carl George Beard (1900 - 1977)*
  Claud William Beard (1902 - 1994)*
  Clyde Rutledge Beard (1902 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Austin Memorial Park Cemetery
Austin
Travis County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 1, Row 9, Grave 4-5
 
Created by: Knobby
Record added: Mar 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34496289
Alexander Glenn Beard
Added by: Knobby
 
Alexander Glenn Beard
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Added by: Dennis Alan Deel
 
 
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Thank you for your service to the Great State of Texas. May you rest in peace.
- Nancy E Brown
 Added: Sep. 5, 2013
 
 
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