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Alpheus M. Beebe Appointment

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3837

A single document from Headquarters Department of Tennessee, dated August 13, 1865, appointing Major Alpheus M. Beebe (spelled Beebee on the document) an administering officer for the amnesty oath in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

Dates

  • 1863 August 13

Language

This collection is in English.

Conditions Governing Access

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Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

A single document from Headquarters Department of Tennessee, dated August 13, 1865, appointing Major Alpheus M. Beebe (spelled Beebee on the document) an administering officer for the amnesty oath in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

Biographical/Historical Note

Alpheus Martin Beebe was born in 1832 in New York. He enlisted with Company E. 14th Michigan Infantry on November 4, 1861 in Owosso, Michigan. He mustered out of service on September 6, 1865 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He was married to Biansa M. Smith Beebe (1834-1895) and they had two children. He died in 1895 and is buried in Owosso, Michigan.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480