|Birth: ||Nov. 17, 1846|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Aug. 28, 1907|
Everett changed his name to Elbert some time after he followed his brother George Russell Beasley to Brown County, Texas where their sister Nancy Bush Beasley who was married to John "Jack" Albert Lawrence. Tradition states that his brand on his cattle was JAL and Jal, NM is named after.
Paternal grandparents were Pvt. Austin Beasley, Sr. (a Revolutionary War Soldier & large land owner), and Polly Mary Hollingsworth Carroll Beasley. Austin, Sr. was a large landowner in Duplin County, North Carolina. Maternal grandparents were William C. "Buck" and Elander Martha Reed Powell.
(From the Eufaula Times Aug. 29, 1907)
E. B. Beasley Dead
Last night about six o'clock the silent messenger came to the home of Elbert Bass Beasley and took from it the husband and father.
He was a strong and healthy man 60 years of age and had known little sickness. He had a bilious attack, a slight stroke of paralysis followed, which resulted in the blood poisoning and caused his death.
He was born and reared in Dale County, seven miles from Ozark, and came to Eufaula about tens years ago and entered the brokerage business with his son.
He was a member of the Baptist church, and veteran in the war between the states, belonging to the 46th Alabama. He leaves an invalid companion and one son, Mr John Beasley to morn his loss.
Funeral services will be held at his late residence on West Union Street at four o'clock to-day, conducted by Rev. Henry T. Johnson. The remains will be intered at Fairview Cemetery.
(The invalid widow followed him in death 27 days later).
Confederate Soldier, Fifer, with Co D, 33d Alabama (Infantry) Regiment. Date of enlistment: 03/08/1862. NARA: M374/ROLL 04
(Maintained & bio by: Ned Beasley, 1st cousin 4 times removed of Rural Hall, NC and Mark Beasley, great-great nephew of Edgewood, NM)
Austin Beasley (1812 - 1890)
Eleanor Reed Powell Beasley (1820 - 1901)
Mary A. Beasley Beasley (1847 - 1907)*
John William Beasley (1872 - 1919)*
William Reed Beasley (1838 - 1864)*
John Beasley (1840 - 1848)*
Austin "Tolbey" Beasley (1842 - 1848)*
Female Child Beasley (1843 - 1846)*
Anna Martha Beasley Agerton (1844 - 1932)*
Everett Bass Beasley (1846 - 1907)
Nancy Bush Beasley Lawrence (1849 - 1922)*
Ellen Caroline Beasley Langford (1851 - 1905)*
George Russell Beasley (1853 - 1931)*
Irenia Missouri Beasley Mauldin (1856 - 1892)*
Sarah Elizabeth Beasley Willis (1864 - 1954)*
Plot: Section 175
Maintained by: K. Ned Beasley
Originally Created by: Dione Wilson
Record added: Jun 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27560915