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Pvt William J Beebe

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Pvt William J Beebe

  • Birth 1837 Rome, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 3 May 1881 Illinois, USA
  • Burial Chillicothe, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
  • Plot Block C, Lot 33
  • Memorial ID 61103916

Private WILLIAM J. BEEBE, Co. C, 86th Illinois

William J. Beebe was born on ___________ __, 183__ (c. 1837) in Peoria County, Illinois, the son of Henry C. Beebe, who was born in Connecticut, and Sarah (__________) Beebe, who was born in Illinois.

At the time of the 1850 census, the Beebe family is found in Peoria County;
1141 Beebe Henry C. 39 M Farmer Ct.
1141 Beebe Sarah 28 F Ill
1141 Beebe Wm. J. 12 M Ill
1141 Beebe Richard 10 M Ill
1141 Beebe Lucy A. 7 F Ill
1141 Beebe Alonzo 4 M Ill
1141 Beebe Jane 2 F Ill
1141 Beebe Adiron 6/12 M Ill

Rank PVT Company C Unit 86 IL US INF

Personal Characteristics
Residence CHILLICOTHE, PEORIA CO, IL Age 22 Height 5' 8 1/2 Hair DARK
Eyes DARK Complexion LIGHT Marital Status SINGLE Occupation LABORER

Service Record
Joined When AUG 5, 1862 Joined Where CHILLICOTHE, IL
Joined By Whom J H BATCHELDER Period 3 YRS
Muster In AUG 27, 1862 Muster In Where PEORIA, IL
Muster In By Whom N/A Muster Out MAY 11, 1865
Muster Out Where NASHVILLE, TN Muster Out By Whom CPT NEIL
Remarks N/A

1870 Census, Chillicothe Township, Peoria County
Beebe Wm. J. 33 M Blacksmith 100 Illinois
Beebe Mary 26 F Illinois
Beebe Ulysus 6 M Illinois
Beebe Louis 2 M Illinois

1880 Census, Chillicothe Township, Peoria County
William BEEBE, born c. 1838 in IL
Mary L. BEEBE, born c. 1842 in IL
Ulysus BEEBE, born c. 1864 in IL
Lewis BEEBE, born c. 1868 in IL
Lura J. BEEBE, born c. 1870 in IL
William BEEBE, born c. 1872 in IL
Charles BEEBE, born c. 1875 IL
Henry C. BEEBE, born c. 1880 in IL

by Baxter B. Fite III

Family Members






  • Created by: Baxter B. Fite III
  • Added: 4 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61103916
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William J Beebe (1837–3 May 1881), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61103916, citing Chillicothe City Cemetery, Chillicothe, Peoria County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Baxter B. Fite III (contributor 47203738) .