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Harston Wilson Beeson
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Birth: Oct. 29, 1812
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1890
Houston County
Texas, USA

Harston Wilson Beeson son of Jehu Beeson and Priscilla (Saunders) Beeson.Harston Wilson Beeson married Minerva Jane Shelly.

Harston Wilson Beeson married Margaret Murchison.

Harston was a descendant of a prominent Quaker Family who migrated to America in the 1600's.

Harston's Father Jehu (from Guliford,N.C.) died when Harston was 7 years of age.His mother Pricilla Sanders Beeson left Alabama with her children,coming to Texas about 1817-20 (Historians vary in date)

Harston Wilson Beeson 1st married Jane Shelley.

2nd marriage to Margaret Murchison (daughter of Dr.W.A. Murchison) pioneer Physician of Houston County.

Harston donated 2 acres of land for the Beeson-Box Cemetery.

Harston was the brother of Dr.Jehu Armistead Beeson of Houston County.

information given by flgrl

Birth date could be Oct.19,1812
headstone date Oct.29,1812 
Family links: 
  Margaret Ann Murchison Beeson (1840 - 1914)
  Minerva Jane Shelley Beeson (1823 - ____)*
  Argyle Beeson (1837 - 1863)*
  Jehu Beeson (1842 - 1899)*
  Walton Walter Beeson (1848 - 1874)*
  Cal Beeson (1854 - 1938)*
  Jessie Beeson Hale (1875 - 1954)*
  Willie Elmore Beeson Lovell (1877 - 1945)*
  Annabella Murchison Beeson Austin (1880 - 1962)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Information submitted by Houston County Historical Commission, Crockett, Texas
Box-Beeson Cemetery
Houston County
Texas, USA
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Originally Created by: Petty & Pickens
Record added: Feb 21, 2010
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