Bean, Alvah, 1814-1892

Bean, Alvah, 1814-1892



  • Existence: 1814 - 1892


Alvah Bean was born in 1814 and came to West Fairlee, Vermont in the mid 1800's. He had a store, gristmill, sawmill and a rake factory. He was also a State legislator, senator, justice of the peace, town treasurer and probate judge. He died in 1892.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Alvah Bean diaries

Identifier: MS-376
Date(s): 1859 to 1887

Alvah Bean (1814-1892), manufacturer. The collection contains diaries reflecting Bean's experiences as storekeeper and town clerk of West Fairlee, Vermont, and as a Vermont state legislator, and judge of probate court at Bradford, Vermont.