David Bethune

David Bethune
July 18, 1829-July 23, 1898

1860 Residence: Robeson County, NC

Military Record
May 1, 1862 – Enlisted in Robeson County, NC,
24th North Carolina Regiment, Company G
Rank: Private
September 11, 1864 Discharged after being elected to the House of Commons of the North Carolina General Assembly
Returned to military duty on an unspecified date with an unknown unit.
Rank: Colonel
Left leg amputated below the knee as results of wounds received in battle. Place and date wounded not reported.

Parents
Hector Bethune 1783-1850
Christiann McLean 1791-1868

Siblings
Jennet Murphy Bethune 1822-1822
Angus Bethune 1823-1892
Flora Jane Bethune 1827-1860
William Atlas Bethune 1831-1860
Catherine Murphy Bethune 1832-1874
Mary McLean Bethune 1835-1901

Never Married

Burial
McLean-Bethune Cemetery
Raeford-Red Springs Highway (NC 211)
Hoke County, NC

David Bethune Grave

David Bethune Grave