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Andrew Plunkett Beirne, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1842
Bridgewater
Rockingham County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 16, 1916
Ronceverte
Greenbrier County
West Virginia, USA

Andrew Plunkett Beirne (surname also shown as Bierne), born Bridgewater, Rockingham County, Virginia, April 6, 1842; son of Andrew Plunkett Beirne and Frances Evelyn Smith; educated at the Episcopal High School, Alexandria, Virginia; previous service in the United States Navy, as midshipman, from September 28, 1859; original entry into Confederate States Navy, as midshipman, June 26, 1861; served on the Richmond station, 1861 1862; sick leave, 1862 1863; later served on the gunboat CSS Isondiga, Savannah station, 1863 1864; appointed passed midshipman, January 8, 1864; on leave of absence, early 1864; paroled at Nunna Hubba Bluff, Alabama, May 10, 1865; married Bettie Caperton of Union, Monroe County, West Virginia, on December 19, 1867; died July 16, 1916, in Roncerverte, West Virginia; buried Green Hill Cemetery, Union, Monroe County, West Virginia. (bio by: Terry Foenander) 
 
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 Parents:
  Andrew Plunkett Beirne (1808 - 1842)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Caperton Beirne (1844 - 1880)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Plunkett Beirne (1872 - 1925)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Frances Beirne Kinney (1840 - 1915)*
  Andrew Plunkett Beirne (1842 - 1916)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green Hill Cemetery
Union
Monroe County
West Virginia, USA
Plot:
 
Created by: Matthew Broyles
Record added: Mar 20, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6278578
Andrew Plunkett Beirne, Jr
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Andrew Plunkett Beirne, Jr
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The picture of Andrew's grave is that of his father Andrew Plunkett Beirne, Sr. Andrew Jr. and his wife Elizabeth are buried further down the hill.
- Elizabeth Burns
 Added: Sep. 3, 2011
Andrew Plunkett,April 6, 1842, was born 3 days after his father's death. Married Betty Caperton. Children: Lewis Caperton, Elizabeth, Mary Plunkett, Andrew Plunkett, Frances and Alice Beulah. After the war he ran Sweet Springs for his cousin Oliver Bei...(Read more)
- Elizabeth Burns
 Added: Sep. 3, 2011

- SCV Stonewall Jackson Camp 201
 Added: Mar. 9, 2011
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