Andrew Beirne

 Built Bell Factory Mill

Born:1771, Roscommon, Ireland
Died:March 16, 1845, Huntsville, AL
Father of:Sarah Plunkett Beirne Patton


•  Col. Andrew Beirne and Mr. Donegan built the Bell Factory mill, the first cotton mill in Alabama and probably the first in the south.

•  Married Eleanor G. Keenan in Monroe, West Virginia in 1800 -

•  Col. Andrew Beirne died in Huntsville while on business. - RootsWeb

•  Two of his sons lived in Alabama: Patton, a prominate physician and George T. "became a brilliant attorney of Huntsville, Ala." - RootsWeb

•  Correction suggestions to this page are welcome. - Editor's Note

Related Links:

•  A History of Monroe County, West Virginia - by Oren Frederic Morton, © 1916, pages 309-11.

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