To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
Live Statistics
English Articles
Improved in 24 Hours
Added in 24 Hours
Languages
Recent
Show all languages
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Reasin Beall
Reasin Beall - Wooster.jpg
Collection of Wayne County Historical Society
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Ohio's 6th district
In office
April 20, 1813 – June 7, 1814
Preceded byJohn S. Edwards[1]
Succeeded byDavid Clendenin
Personal details
Born(1769-12-03)December 3, 1769
Frederick County, Province of Maryland, British America
DiedFebruary 20, 1843(1843-02-20) (aged 73)
Wooster, Ohio, U.S.
Political party
Spouse(s)Rebecca Johnson
Military service
AllegianceUnited States
Branch/serviceUnited States Army
RankBrigadier General
Battles/wars

Reasin Beall (December 3, 1769 – February 20, 1843) was an American politician. He was an Ohio Congressman and a Militia General during the War of 1812.

Beall was born in 1769 in Frederick County in the Province of Maryland (in the portion of which would be later separated as Montgomery County in 1776), and his family moved to Washington County, Pennsylvania during his youth.

He married Rebecca Johnson ca. 1792. In about 1801, he and his family moved to Ohio, settling initially at Steubenville. He later moved from Jefferson County to New Lisbon, in Columbiana County, Ohio.

Military career

In 1790, Beall joined the military and participated in the Northwest Indian War in the Ohio Valley. He was on General Anthony Wayne's staff where he became acquainted with then Captain William Henry Harrison.

In Columbiana County, Ohio, he became a Colonel of the Militia.

During the War of 1812, he served as Brigadier General 2d Brigade Ohio Militia. He led several brigades from Eastern Ohio into the area of present Richland County, Ohio. He established one of his headquarters (Camp Christmas) at Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio.

Political career

Beall began his political career as Clerk of the Columbiana County Court.

After the War of 1812, he returned to New Lisbon and served in the Thirteenth United States Congress from April 20, 1813 to June 7, 1814, filling the vacancy of Rep. John S. Edwards, who had been elected but died before taking his seat.

Later years

The office of register of the Federal Land Office in Wooster became vacant in 1814, and Beall was appointed by the President and took up residence there. He held that position until resigning in 1824. He remained in Wooster until his death.[2] He resigned from politics, with the exception of being named a Presidential elector in 1840.[2] He was a Whig Presidential elector in 1840 for Harrison/Tyler.[3]

Reasin Beall died age 73 in Wooster, Ohio.

Legacy of the Beall home in Wooster

Beall's house still stands and is part of the College of Wooster, which once used it as a dormitory.

References

  1. ^ Edwards never served. He died before the commencement of his term. Beall was elected in a special election.
  2. ^ a b Danner, John, ed. (1904). Old Landmarks of Canton and Stark County, Ohio. Logansport, Indiana: B F Brown. pp. 247–248. OCLC 79257924.
  3. ^ Taylor 1899 : 193

External links

U.S. House of Representatives
Preceded by
John S. Edwards (never served)
U.S. Representative from Ohio's District 6
1813 - 1814
Succeeded by
David Clendenin
This page was last edited on 24 October 2020, at 09:15
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.