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Joseph G. Beale

Joseph G. Beale, American ex-congressman. Member 60th Congress (1907-1909), 27th Pennsylvania District; Mason.

Background

  • Beale, Joseph G. was born on March 26, 1839 in Allegheny Company, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Washington and Rosanna (McCune) Beale.

  • Education

    • Education public and private schools and Iron City Commercial College, Pittsburg. Studied law, Pittsburg. Served in Company C, 9th Pennsylvania Reserves, 1861-1864.

      Wounded at Charles City Cross Rds. in front of Richmond, taken prisoner and confined 3 months in Libby Prison.

    Career

    • President Leechburg Coal & Coke Company, Leechburg Banking Company, Leechburg Ferry Company, Pittsburg & New Orleans Coal Company, Clinton & Frankfort Railroad Company. Treasurer Valley Coal Company. Owner Beale Coal Company.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyn

    Membership

    Member 60th Congress (1907-1909), 27th Pennsylvania District.

    Connections

    • Married Maggie J. Harrison, of Allegheny Company, Pennsylvania, November 10, 1864.
    • father: Washington Beale
    • mother: Rosanna (McCune) Beale
    • spouse: Maggie J. Harrison
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    Born March 26, 1839
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