Civil War Records of Addison S. Bean


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
G 65th NYVI Private; enl. July 17, 1861 at Portland, Maine disch. Sept. 12, 1864      
I 4th Reg. U.S. Vet. Vol. enl. Feb. 3, 1865 disch. Feb. 3, 1866      

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): x


Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
65th NYVI
March 18, 1869 Invalid 140 967 98 837    
I 4th Reg. US Veteran Volunteer

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  7 pages (PDF*)

Grand Army of the Republic

Recorded as member no. 69 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1). 

Personal War Sketch


Date died October 11, 1912 (b. April 13, 1832)
Place According to information in his pension file, Addison Bean was living in Mason, Maine in 1912.
Age 80

West Bethel Cemetery, West Bethel, Oxford County, Maine

Survived by  

Additional Information

Addison S. Bean married Irene Elizabeth Heald of Carlisle, Mass. December 6, 1851 at Manchester, N.H. They had one adopted daughter, Ida M. Bean, born August 1, 1856 (source: pension file).

Irene Bean died June 8, 1907, and is buried in the West Bethel Cemetery, West Bethel, Oxford County, Maine (

Addison Bean, age 77, a farmer, married Mary R. Paine, age 74, at West Bethel, Maine on June 16, 1909 ("Maine, Marriage Records, 1705-1922,"

The federal census records Addison S. Bean in Mason, Maine in 1870; Concord, Mass., in 1880; Mason, Maine in 1900; and in Bethel, Maine in 1910 ("U.S. Federal Census Collection,"



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