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Capt Joseph Wesley Beamguard
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Birth: May 21, 1832
Fairfield County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1887
Clover
York County
South Carolina, USA

During the Civil War he enlisted 1-1-1862, as a 2nd Lieut in the 18th Regiment, SCV, Co. G, Mountain Guards. He was elected Captain May 1862. He was wounded in the battle for Second Manassas in 1862. He was again wounded in battle in 1863. He was retired by order of the secretary of war 8/8/1864, to the invalid corps, due to his wounds. His unit saw heavy action in the Virginia Campaign. After the war he returned to his farm in York County SC. He married Louisa Desdemona Catherine Stephenson on 12-22-1857. 
 
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 Parents:
  Godfrey Beamguard (1784 - 1839)
  Susannah Edmonds Beamguard (1791 - 1856)
 
 Children:
  Corrie Alice Beamguard Caldwell (1858 - 1899)*
  Elizabeth Eugenia Beamguard Wood (1861 - 1928)*
  Mary Lee Beamguard Pursley (1863 - 1940)*
  William Tolen Beamguard (1865 - 1935)*
  James Emmett Beamguard (1869 - 1968)*
  Roland Thomas Beamguard (1872 - 1954)*
  Samuel Bunyan Beamguard (1875 - 1965)*
  Minnie L Beamguard Parrott (1881 - 1969)*
 
 Siblings:
  Adam Beamguard (1808 - 1884)*
  Sarah Jane Beamguard Harvey (1810 - 1862)*
  Eliza Ann Beamguard Neely (1811 - 1886)**
  Samuel C Beamguard (1823 - ____)*
  Joseph Wesley Beamguard (1832 - 1887)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Woodside Cemetery
Clover
York County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Hope
Record added: Jun 06, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11116566
Capt Joseph Wesley Beamguard
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
Capt Joseph Wesley Beamguard
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
Capt Joseph Wesley Beamguard
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
 
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Your sacrifice has not been forgotten!
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Jun. 5, 2013

- CDKetchen
 Added: Jun. 4, 2013
Litchfield 132 SCV in Conway, SC thanks you for your service.
- Keith
 Added: May. 20, 2013
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