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Richard Watson Bellah
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Birth: Nov. 29, 1843
Roswell
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 8, 1935
Cobb County
Georgia, USA

Company C, Phillips Legion
Southern Cross of Honor
1861-1865
Husband of Emily Power Bellah

"Richard Watson Bellah - Enlisted 3/1/1862, Age 18, Captured 4/6/1865 at Sailors Creek and imprisoned at Point Lookout until released 6/24/1865, Oath shows him to be 5'3&3/4" with brown hair and blue eyes, Born 11/29/1843 to Rev Samuel J & Sarah Patterson Bellah, Died 1/8/1935, Buried at Mt Bethel cemetery in Roswell Ga, Brother of John and Robert Bellah"
http://www.angelfire.com/ga2/PhillipsLegion/InfCoC.html 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Jefferson Bellah (1811 - 1889)
  Sarah Patterson Bellah (1819 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Emily Power Bellah (1847 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  Idella Viola Bellah (1871 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  Richard Watson Bellah (1843 - 1935)
  Nancy Elizabeth Bellah McLain (1849 - 1924)*
  Fredonia Ann Bellah (1850 - 1933)*
  Georgia Ann Bellah Anderson (1854 - 1899)*
  Laura Fletcher Bellah (1857 - 1939)*
  Mary Eugenia Bellah (1858 - 1939)*
  Martha Ellen Bellah Reed (1860 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
[U.S. government marker:]
Pvt
Richard Watson Bellah
Co C
Phillips
Legion
GA Vols
CSA
Nov 29 1843
Jan 8 1935

[Private marker:]
Company C. Phillips Legion
(Southern Cross of Honor 1861-1865)
Richard W. Bellah
Nov. 29, 1843
Jan. 8, 1935
His toils are past, his
work is done.
He fought the fight--
the victory won.

 
Note: Cobb County, Georgia Cemeteries, Vol. 1, 2d ed. (1999), page 101, ID 2665, Plot 84
 
Burial:
Mount Bethel Cemetery
Marietta
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Memories of You
Record added: Mar 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34544110
Richard Watson Bellah
Added by: Davis E. McCollum
 
Richard Watson Bellah
Added by: Memories of You
 
Richard Watson Bellah
Added by: Memories of You
 
 
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Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Sep. 4, 2012

- In memory
 Added: Mar. 8, 2012
 
 
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