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1926 Nov. 4
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1926 Nov. 4
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Language
eng
Summary
Recollections, 4 November 1926, of Eveline Medora Yeager Beard (1852-1934) of Pocahontas County, West Virginia, describing her family's life in Pocahontas County, West Virginia, during the Civil War, including details of the battle of Allegheny Mountain (Camp Allegheny) 13 December 1861 fought on the family farm, visits with Confederate troops encamped there, and encounters with Union forces operating in the area. Beard also provides information on her family during this time, stating that two brothers served in Company G, 31st Virginia Infantry. These recollections first appeared as an article in the POCAHONTAS TIMES 4 November 1926
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Biographical or historical data
Eveline Medora Yeager was born 18 June 1852 in Pocahontas County, (West) Virginia, to John Yeager (1815-1861) and Margaret Yeager (1820-1865). She married Josiah O. Beard (1849-1924) 6 October 1869, and they had several children. Eveline Medora Yeager Beard died 4 March 1934 in Pocahontas County and was buried in the Arboville Cemetery.
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Vi
Form designation
Recollections
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
6
Immediate source of acquisition
Watkins, Raymond W.
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001526000
Reproduction note
Photocopies.
Type of unit
leaves

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