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Herbert Washington Beazley
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Birth: Jul. 9, 1843
Hinds County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1907
Harris County
Texas, USA

son of Susanna B. Smith & Samuel P. Beazley

Houston Post, 26 Sep 1907, Thursday:


Herbert W. Beazley died yesterday morning at 5:45 o'clock at his residence 1816 Kane street, in the sixty-fourth year of his life.
The funeral will be held at 4 o'clock this afternoon at the residence with interment in Glenwood cemetery. Rev. F. L. King of Washington Street Methodist church will officiate.

The following will serve as pallbearers. Messrs. T. H. Fletcher, J. F. Staley, O. F. Amerman and C. A. Younger of the Dick Dowling camp and W. A. Buchanan and John Monroe.

Born in Canton, Miss; in 1843, where he was reared, Mr. Beazley came to Houston after serving in the Twelfth Vicksburg sharpshooters during the War Between the States and has been a resident of this city since 1870. He has been with the Houston and Texas Central railroad in the mechanical department for thirty-seven years. Mr. Beazley was a member of the Dick Dowling camp, United Confederate Veterans, having served in the battles of Atlanta, Chickamauga, Corinth and others. The members of the Houston camp will attend the funeral in a body. Interment to be made in Glenwood.

His widow, Mrs. Ellen E. Beazley, formerly Miss Ellen Stanley, daughter of Captain J. C. Stanley, who will be remembered by old-time Houstonians as a prominent businessman in the early days in Houston, survives him as well as three sons, Charles S. Beazley, H. Lee Beazley, William Paxton Beazley, and one daughter, Mrs. C. B. Nailer.
Family links: 
  Samuel Porter Beazley (1803 - 1855)
  Ellen Eloise Stanley Beazley (1850 - 1924)*
  Charles Samuel Beazley (1872 - 1934)*
  Herbert Lee Beazley (1874 - 1958)*
  Eloise Beazley Nailor (1885 - 1952)*
  William Paxton Beazley (1887 - 1969)*
  John Samuel Beazley (1828 - 1901)*
  Herbert Washington Beazley (1843 - 1907)
*Calculated relationship
Glenwood Cemetery
Harris County
Texas, USA
Created by: Cyndi
Record added: Jul 21, 2011
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Herbert Washington Beazley
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Herbert Washington Beazley
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3rd cousin 4xr, Porter line
- Cyndi
 Added: Aug. 31, 2015
Thank you for your service in fighting for states' rights~
- Cindy
 Added: Aug. 22, 2015
May songs of the angels welcome you and guide you along your way. May the smiles of the martyrs greet your own as darkness turns into day. Every fear will be undone and death will be no more, as songs of the angels bring you home before the face of God.
- Robert Hague
 Added: Jul. 30, 2011
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