|Death: ||Jun. 20, 1906|
Bartholomew Beach died in the home of his son, George, in Duncansville, last evening, aged 75 years, 7 months and 20 days. Deceased was a soldier in the Union army and was a member of Company E, Thirteenth Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry, having been promoted from the ranks to first corporal which position he held until he was mustered out. He saw some severe fighting, his company being present at the battles of the Wilderness, Stony Point and other hard-fought engagements. He was a member of James H. Gibboney Post 463, Grand Army of the Republic.
Mr. Beach was married November 20, 1855 to Miss Cornelia C. Langham of Duncansville, who survives, together with a number of children, some of whom live in Altoona.
The Altoona survivors are: Mrs. T. A. Bower, Mrs. Cecelia Dunn and Mrs. Ida Lantz. Four sons, Maxwell of Hollidaysburg, Samuel, Ora and Harry at home and a daughter, Mrs. Isadore Divans of McKeesport, are also survivors.
The funeral will take place from the Lutheran church at 3 o'clock on Saturday afternoon. Interment will be made in Carson Valley cemetery.
Daughter - DUNN - BEACH - May 21, 1874, at the Lutheran Parsonage, in Newry, by Rev. M. G. Boyer, Mr. William Dunn to Miss Cecelia Beach, all of Duncansville, Pa.
The Register, Hollidaysburg, Pa., Wednesday, June 3, 1874
Grandson - HOLLIDAYSBURG - Earl Beach
Earl, son of Maxwell and Annie Beach, died at 7 o'clock Sunday evening, aged 3 months. The funeral took place at 2:30 o'clock this afternoon. Interment was made in St. Mary's cemetery.
Altoona Mirror, Tuesday, September 26, 1899, page 1
U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles
Name: Bartholomew Beach
RESIDENCE: Blair County, Pennsylvania
Enlistment Date: 26 Feb 1864
Side Served: Union
State Served: Pennsylvania
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 26 February 1864.
Enlisted in Company E, 13th Cavalry Regiment Pennsylvania on 26 Feb 1864.
Promoted to Full Corporal on 1 Mar 1865.
Mustered Out Company E, 13th Cavalry Regiment Pennsylvania on 14 Jul 1865 at Raleigh, NC.
Sources: History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865
Soldiers of Blair County, PA
Samuel M Beach (1864 - 1935)*
Corp Co E 13th PA Cav
Carson Valley Cemetery
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