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 Marquis Lafayette Beam

Marquis Lafayette Beam

Birth
Rutherford County, North Carolina, USA
Death 22 Jun 1864 (aged 28)
Prince George County, Virginia, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 11052057 · View Source
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This very handsome fellow was one of the 10 children of Christopher & Margaret Gordon Beam. He was a simple farmer in rural North Carolina when he and brother Oliver Perry Beam were called to fight in the War of Northern Aggression.

Marquis Lafayette Beam was born in Rutherford County, NC, and lived in Cleveland County when he enlisted on 21 November 1861 in Company I, 38th Regiment of NC Troops. The company was known as the "Cleveland Marksmen". He was killed near Petersburg, VA on 22 June 1864.


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  • Created by: Judith Parker-Proctor
  • Added: 29 May 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11052057
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marquis Lafayette Beam (30 Oct 1835–22 Jun 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11052057, ; Maintained by Judith Parker-Proctor (contributor 46583208) Unknown.