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Harston Wilson Beeson
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Birth: Oct. 29, 1812
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1890
Crockett
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: 
 Spouses:
  Margaret Ann Murchison Beeson (1840 - 1914)
  Minerva Jane Shelley Beeson (1823 - ____)*
 
 Children:
  Argyle Beeson (1837 - 1863)*
  Jehu Beeson (1842 - 1899)*
  Walton Walter Beeson (1848 - 1874)*
  Cal Beeson (1854 - 1938)*
  Jessie Beeson Hale (1875 - 1954)*
  Annabella Murchison Beeson Austin (1880 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Information submitted by Houston County Historical Commission, Crockett, Texas
 
Burial:
Box-Beeson Cemetery
Crockett
Houston County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: darla halley
Originally Created by: Petty & Pickens
Record added: Feb 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48432727
Harston Wilson Beeson
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- BeNotForgot
 Added: Sep. 11, 2013

- darla halley
 Added: Jun. 14, 2011
 
 
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