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Patrick B Beatty

Before the war

He was born in 1818/19, probably in Ireland. [sources: date: 5 (42 in 1861), 7 (65 in 1884?), 9 (51 in 1869), 10 (51 in 1869), 11 (51 in 1869), 14 (abt 1804), 15 (46 in 1850), 16 (58 in 1860), 17 (78 in 1880). place: 5 (Philadelphia PA), 7 (Ireland), 9 (Ireland), 10 (Ireland), 11 (Ireland), 14 (Ireland), 15 (Ireland), 16 (Ireland), 17 (Ireland)]

He married [unknown]. They had three known children:

[sources: 14, 15, 16, 17, 18]

He married Sophia [unknown surname]. She was born in 1806/07, in Connecticut. [sources: 14]

In 1850, he was living in Northern Liberties, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was living with his (presumed) wife Sophia, and (presumed) children Marcella and Martha, along with Mary Evans. He was a huxter [sic]. [source: 15]

In 1860, he was living in ward 10, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was living with his (presumed) wife Sophia. He was a provision dealer. [source: 16]

When he enlisted, he was a butcher. [source: 5]

Description

When he enlisted, he was 5 feet 6 inches tall, and had a dark complexion, gray eyes, and dark gray [?] hair. [source: 5]

During the war

He also served for three months in company D of the 24th Pennsylvania Infantry. He enlisted on 1 April 1861, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was discharged when his term expired, on 11 September 1861, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. [sources: 7, 10 (4 months), 11]

He enlisted and was mustered into service as a corporal on 30 September 1861. He was enlisted for three years, at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Captain Dye. He was a corporal, in company F. [sources: 1, 4, 5, 6 (co.B), 11, 20]

In August 1862, he contracted hemorrhoids, at Andersonville, Georgia. (Note: the prison at Andersonville was not open in 1862. Could this be a mistake?) [source: 11]

On 11 December 1862, he was discharged on surgeon's certificate of disability, at Providence. [source: 11]

On 2 July 1863, he enlisted in company B of the 16th Veterans' Reserve Corps. [sources: 10, 11]

On 8 September 1863, Sinex reported that he was in Portsmouth Grove, Rhode Island, acting as a nurse, and requested his return. [source: 2]

On 13 March 1864, he was discharged because of disability. He had served for fifteen months. He was a corporal, in company F. [sources: 3, 5, 9, 10 (28 months), 11 (24 Nov 1865), 20]

He was not accounted for at muster out. [source: 1]

After the war

On 26 December 1868, he applied unsuccessfully for a pension. [sources: 6, 8]

On 3 May 1869, he was admitted to the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. He was admitted from Pennsylvania. He had hemorrhoids. He was a butcher. He was married. [sources: 7, 9, 10, 11]

In 1870, his wife, Sophia, was living in ward 6, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was living with their daughter Martha and Martha's family. [source: 18]

On 5 January 1878, his wife, Sophia Beattie, died, at 2134 Ridge Avenue, ward 29, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She died of heart disease. She was a seamstress. On 9 January 1878, she was buried in the German Lutheran Cemetery. [source: 19]

On 15 January 1880, he was discharged from the Central Branch of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, at his request. He had hemorrhoids. He was not receiving a pension. [sources: 9, 10, 11]

In 1880, he was living at 2134 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was living with his daughter Martha and her family. He was a dealer in provisions. [source: 17]

On 28 September 1881, he was readmitted to the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. [source: 11]

On 10 February 1889, he died, in the Central Branch of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. He died of chronic dementia. He was buried in the Dayton National Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio. [sources: 10, 11, 12 (19 Feb 89), 13, 14 (19 Feb)]

Sources

1 Bates, Samuel Penniman. History of Pennsylvania volunteers, 1861-5. Harrisburg: B. Singerly, state printer, 1869-71. 5 volumes. 'Ninety-first regiment', volume 3, pages 186-233. (In the roster)

2 letter, Sinex to Marvin, 8 September 1863

3 consolidated morning report, 13 March 1864 (Corpl Beatty)

4 company F, list of non-commissioned officers (Patrick B Beatty)

5 company F, descriptive roll, #9 (Patrick B Beatty)

6 pension index, by regiment (Patrick B Beatty)

7 National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. Report of the Board of Managers of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, transmitting the report of the said board for the year ending June 30, 1884. January 5, 1885. Serial Set volume 2310, session volume 1. 48th Congress, second session. House Miscellaneous Document 11. Page 212. (Patrick B Beatty)

8 pension index, by name (Patrick B Beatty)

9 Annual report of the Board of Managers of the National Soldiers Home, 30 December 1882 [for the fiscal year ending 30 June 1882]. Serial Set volume 2115, session volume 1, 47th Congress, 2nd Session, House Miscellaneous Document 13, page 378 (Patrick B Beatty)

10 Letter from the President of the Board of Managers of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, transmitting the report of the Board for the fiscal year 1889. Serial Set volume 2768, session volume 9, 51st Congress, 1st Session. House Miscellaneous Document 77. Pages 307, 312, 336. (Patrick B Beatty)

11 US National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938, Dayton, Registers, H, transcribed from Ancestry (image 127 of 5627), transcribed February 2011 (Patrick B Beatty)

12 Find a Grave, memorial 343682, imported from US Veterans' affairs, added 25 February 2000, accesessed 27 February 2011 (Patrick Beatty)

13 records of headstones of deceased Union veterans, 1879-1903 (Patrick Beatty)

14 Rainey's roots, a gedcom available on RootsWeb WorldConnect, contact Lorraine Murray Devenney, updated 17 October 2007, accessed 26 May 2013 (Patrick B Beatty)

15 1850 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Northern Liberties, microfilm series M432, film 810, page 90 recto = 179 handwritten (FamilySearch) (Patrick Beatty)

16 1860 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, ward 10, e.d., microfilm series M653, film 1160, page 636 = 202 handwritten (FamilySearch) (Pat B Beatty)

17 1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, enumeration district 628, microfilm series T9, film 1188, page 238 = 18 B (FamilySearch) (Patrick B Beatty)

18 1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, ward 6, district 17, 2nd enumeration, microfilm series M593, film 1419, page 287 verso = 8 handwritten (Sophia Beatty)

19 death register, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, 1878 page 6, 5 January 1878 (Sophie Beattie)

20 index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania (Patrick B Beatty)

Sources checked unsuccessfully

1870 US census
for Patrick--Ancestry and FamilySearch indices (accessed 26 May 2013)
1890 US census, veterans schedule
Ancestry index (accessed April 2007)
1900 US census
Ancestry and FamilySearch indices (accessed 26 May 2013)
1910 US census
Ancestry and FamilySearch indices (accessed 26 May 2013)
1920 US census
Ancestry and FamilySearch indices (accessed 26 May 2013)
1930 US census
Ancestry and FamilySearch indices (accessed 26 May 2013)
GenealogyBank
Philadelphia newspapers, 6 to 9 January 1878 (for death notice for Sophie Beattie) (accessed 26 May 2013)

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Patrick B Beatty in the 91st PA gedcom on RootsWeb WorldConnect

Patrick B Beatty in the 91st PA database

1850 census

[1850 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Northern Liberties, microfilm series M432, film 810, page 90 recto = 179 handwritten (FamilySearch)]
[identification is uncertain]
line56789
Dwellings visited226    
Families visited288    
NamePatrick BeattySophia "Marcella "Martha "Mary Evans
Age4643161343
SexMFFFF
Color     
Occupation of males over 15 yearsHuxter [sic]    
Real estate owned     
BirthplaceIrelandConn.Ireland"Del.
Married within year     
Attended school within year   1 
Over 20 & can't read/write     
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.     

1860 census

[1860 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, ward 10, e.d., microfilm series M653, film 1160, page 636 = 202 handwritten (FamilySearch)]
[identification is uncertain]
line1314
Dwelling number[1326] 
Family number1417 
NamePat B BeattySophia "
Age5845
SexMF
Color  
OccupationProvision Dealer 
Value of real estate owned  
Value of personal estate  
Place of birthIrelandPa
Married within year  
Attended school within year  
Cannot read & write  
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.  

1870 census

[1870 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, ward 6, district 17, 2nd enumeration, microfilm series M593, film 1419, page 287 verso = 8 handwritten]
[identification is uncertain]
line3031323334
Dwelling-house number103    
Family number     
NameTecklenberg Fredk- MarthaBeatty SophiaFarrel MichaelTecklenberg Robt. Henry
Age363458255
SexMFFMM
ColorWWWWW
Occupation     
Real estate value     
Personal estate value     
Birthplace     
Father foreign born     
Mother foreign born     
Birth month if born within year     
Marriage month if married within year     
Attended school past year     
Can't read     
Can't write     
Deaf, dumb, blind, etc.     
Male US citizen at least 21 years old     
Male US citizen at least 21 years old who can't vote ...     

1880 census

[1880 US census, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, enumeration district 628, microfilm series T9, film 1188, page 238 = 18 B (FamilySearch)]
[identification is uncertain]
line282930313233
street nameRidge Avenue
house number2134     
dwelling visit #169     
family visit #179     
nameTecklenburg Fredk C. H.- Martha- Robert H- Martha LBeatty Patrick B.Connelly Kate
colorWWWWWW
sexMFMFMF
age45441587817
month born if born in year      
relationship WifeSonDaughterFather in lawServant
single  11 1
married11  1 
widowed/divorced      
married during year      
occupationHotel KeeperKeeping HouseSchoolSchoolDealer in ProvisionsDomestic Servant
months unemployed      
currently ill?      
blind      
deaf/dumb      
idiotic      
insane      
disabled      
school this year  11  
can't read      
can't write      
birthplaceGermanyIrelandPhila PaPhila PaIrelandPhila Pa
father's birthplaceGermanyIrelandGermanyGermanyIrelandIreland
mother's birthplaceGermanyIrelandIrelandIrelandIrelandIreland

index to compiled service records

[index to compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the state of Pennsylvania]
[transcribed 11 Mar 2014, from Fold3]


Beatty Patrick B.
Co. F, 91 Pennsylvania Inf.
Corpl. | Corpl.
See also [blank]

GENERAL INDEX CARD.

Register of the National Military Home

[US National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938, Dayton, Registers, H, transcribed from Ancestry (image 127 of 5627), transcribed February 2011]

1577
Patrick B Beatty

MILITARY HISTORY
Time and Place of Each Enlistment.April 1. 1861
Philada Pa
Sept 30. 1861
Philada Pa
July 2. 1863
Philada Pa
Company and Regiment.D 24 Penn VolunteersF 91. Penna VolunteersB 16 V.R.C.
Time and Place of Discharge.Sept 11. 1861
Philada Pa
Dec. 11. 1862
Providence
Nov 24. 1865
Harrisburg Pa
Cause of Discharge.Expiration of ServiceS.C.D.Expiration of term of service
Kind and Degree of Disability Hemorrids [sic] 
When and Where Contracted and Received August 1862
Andersonville Ga
 


DOMESTIC HISTORY
Where Born.Ireland
Age.51
Residence Subsequent to Discharge. 
Occupation.Butcher
Social Condition.Married
Number and Kind of Relatives Requiring his Assistance. 
P.O. Address of Family or Nearest Relatives. 


HOME HISTORY.
Rate of Pension.Date of Admission and Re-admission Conditions of Re-admission.Date of Discharge.Cause of Discharge.Date of Death.Cause of Death.
  May 3. 1869   Jany 15. 1880 At Request S.O. #3 February 10. 1889.
GO 16-26
Chronic Dementia
  Sept. 28. 1881 Unconditionally    

GENERAL REMARKS
Transportation to Philadelphia, Pa. and 90 days furlough furnished him return transportation waived July 10 [?] 1879 by order of Col E. F. Banon [?] Gov.
Papers mailed to him at Philada Jany 12 /80 [?] and returned Jan 25 /80 uncalled for.
See Drop Book [?]
Sept 28" 81. Per Col. L. A. Harris 1st V. P. Board of Managers
Efects, Personal, Apprvd. 15th Feby. 1889 $0.50
" paid Nov. 12th 1889, to Dr. Tecklenburg 2121 Oxford St. Phila. Pa.

records of headstones of deceased Union veterans

[records of headstones of deceased Union veterans, 1879-1903]
[transcribed 26 May 2013, from FamilySearch]

Beatty Patrick
Pvt Co. F, 91" Regt. Pa Infy
Cemetery Natl Mil Home DVS
at near Dayton Ohio
Grave See Y [??]
Date of death Feby 10 1889
Headstone supplied by
Gross Brothers
Less, Mass.,
Contract dated June 1, 1890.

death certificate, Sophie Beattie

[death register, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, 1878 page 6, 5 January 1878, Sophie Beattie]
[transcribed 26 May 2013, from FamilySearch]

DATE of Registration " " [sc. January 12]
NAME OF DECEASED Sophie Beattie
COLOR [illegible]
SEX FEMALE
AGE 60 " [sc. yrs]
CONDITION MARRIED
Date of Death " [sc. Jany] 5
CAUSE OF DEATH Heart disease
ATTENDING PHYSICIAN Harry M Fisher
OCCUPATION OF DECEASED Seamstress
Where Born Connt [?]
When a Minor, Name of Father and Mother [blank]
WARD 29
STREET AND No. 2134 [?] Ridge [??] Ave
DATE of BURIAL " [sc. Jany] 9
PLACE OF BURIAL German Lutheran

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