Person:Powhatan Beaty (1)

Sgt Powhatan Beaty
d.6 Dec 1916
  1. Sgt Powhatan Beaty1837 - 1916
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Name Sgt Powhatan Beaty
Unknown Powhatan Beatty
Gender Male
Birth[1][6] 8 Oct 1837 Virginia, United States
Military[1][2] 1st Serg Co G 5 USCT
Military[1][8] Medal of Honor
Residence[4] Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
Death[1] 6 Dec 1916
Burial[1][8] Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United StatesUnion Baptist Cemetery
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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Cooper, Richard. Cincinnati's Underground Railroad. Arcadia Publishing: Charleston, South Carolina. 2014. ISBN: 978-1-4671-1156-0.
  2. Williams, George Washington. A history of the Negro troops in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865: preceded by a review of the military services of Negroes in ancient and modern times. (Bethesda, Maryland: University Publications of America, c1994).
  3.   United States. U.S., Colored Troops Military Service Records, 1861-1865.

    U.S., Colored Troops Military Service Records, 1863-1865 about Powhatan Beaty
    Name: Powhatan Beaty
    Birth Location: Richmond, Virginia,
    Enlistment Date: 1863
    Branch of Service: 5th United States Colored Infantry

  4. U.S. City Directories: [database on-line]. (Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011).

    Name: Powhatan S Beaty
    Residence Year: 1912
    Street address: 206 E nth
    Residence Place: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Occupation: Notary Public
    Publication Title: Cincinnati, Ohio, City Directory, 1912

  5.   Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System. (National Park Service).

    Name: Powhattan Beaty
    Side: Union
    Regiment State/Origin: U.S. Colored Troops
    Regiment Name: 5 U.S. Col'd Infantry.
    Regiment Name Expanded: 5th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Company: G
    Rank In: Private
    Rank In Expanded: Private
    Rank Out: First Sergeant
    Rank Out Expanded: First Sergeant
    Film Number: M589 roll 6
    Memorial: Part of the African American Civil War Memorial
    Plaque Number: A-14
    Displayed As: Powhattan Beaty

  6. United States. 1880 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T9).

    Name: Powhatten Beaty
    Age: 40
    Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Home in 1880: Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio
    Race: Mulatto
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Mary Beaty
    Father's Birthplace: Virginia
    Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Scrol Sawyer
    Cannot read/write:


    Deaf and Dumb:

    Otherwise disabled:

    Idiotic or insane:

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    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Powhatten Beaty 40
    Mary Beaty 32
    John Beaty 22
    Araminta Williams 98 GRANDMOTHER AGE 98!
    Albert Beaty 10
    Powhatten Beaty 4
    John Beaty 5m

  7.   United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publications M593 and T132).

    Name: Powhattan Beaty
    Age in 1870: 31
    Birth Year: abt 1839
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Home in 1870: Cincinnati Ward 1, Hamilton, Ohio
    Race: Mulatto
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Cincinnati
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Powhattan Beaty 31
    Mary Beaty 21
    Albert Beaty 9/12
    Rermithe Wormsley 41

  8. 8.0 8.1 Find A Grave.

    Birth: Oct. 8, 1837
    Richmond City
    Virginia, USA
    Death: Dec. 6, 1916
    Hamilton County
    Ohio, USA

    Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a First Sergeant in the Union Army in Company G, 5th U.S. Colored Infantry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on September 29, 1864 at Chapin's Farm, Virginia. His citation reads "Took command of his company, all the officers having been killed or wounded, and gallantly led it." (bio by: Don Morfe)

    Union Baptist Cemetery
    Hamilton County
    Ohio, USA
    Plot: Section 4

    Maintained by: Find A Grave
    Originally Created by: Don Morfe
    Record added: Mar 26, 2004
    Find A Grave Memorial# 8562387

  9.   State of Ohio, Bureau of Vital Statistics. Ohio Deaths 1908-1953. (Ohio, United States: Intellectual Reserve, Inc.).

    Name: Powhattare Beatty
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 06 Dec 1916
    Event Place: Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio
    Gender: Male
    Age: 79
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: Colored
    Occupation: Soldier
    Birth Date: 08 Oct 1837
    Birthplace: Va.
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1837
    Burial Date: 09 Dec 1916
    Cemetery: Union Bapt.
    Mother's Name: A. Leigh
    Mother's Birthplace: Va.
    File Number: fn 74682 , GS Film number: 1983841 , Digital Folder Number: 004021403 , Image Number: 00487