Historical Rosters Database
George BeanRoster ID 917
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1859|
|Biography & Genealogy:||George Bean, Class of 1859: Some records list as "Bion" Born- 23 May 1837. Matriculated from Petersburg, WV. At VMI two and 1/2 years. Military Record: Entered service on 2 June 1861 at Petersburg (WV) as 1st Lt, Company K, 25th Virginia. Captured at Richmond Mountain in July 1861. Paroled 16 July 1861. Exchanged summer 1862. Appointed 1st Lt, Company E, 18th Virginia Cavalry on 19 April 1863. Absent sick fall 1864. Paroled 30 April 1865 at New Creek, West Virginia. Post War Career: Farmer. Lived in Missouri and Kansas. Died- 12 December 1892 in Keyser, West Virginia.|