Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Beard” in chapter 13, page 133 of John Dimitry , A. M., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.1, Louisiana:

...s cavalry, Taylor was to make sure of his weak play. In Mouton's command were the following Louisiana forces: Eighteenth regiment (Armant's); Crescent regiment (Bosworth's); Twenty-eighth (Gray's); Beard 's battalion; Fournet's battalion; Faries' battery.
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Beard 83 3 15 1 0 user votes
W. F. Beard 20 0 2 0 0 user votes
Oliver T. Beard 17 0 3 0 0 user votes
John Beard 11 0 5 0 0 user votes
George W. Beard 10 0 0 0 0 user votes
James Beard 8 0 0 0 0 user votes
John R. Beard 8 0 0 0 0 user votes
Richard Beard 8 0 2 0 0 user votes
O. T. Beard 6 0 4 0 0 user votes
S. Beard 6 0 0 0 0 user votes
William B. Beard 6 0 0 0 0 user votes
William R. Beard 6 0 0 0 0 user votes
J. A. Beard 5 0 3 0 0 user votes
W. K. Beard 5 0 3 0 0 user votes
Andrew Beard 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
Dan W. Beard 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
Hugh S. Beard 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
Thomas Beard 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
T. H. Beard 3 0 1 0 0 user votes
William F. Beard 3 0 1 0 0 user votes
Alanson W. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Alexander Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Alfred Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Benjamin Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
C. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Dan Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
E. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Francis Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Henry Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
J. B. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
J. W. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Jno Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
John W. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Joseph C. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Lewis B. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
R. B. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
R. C. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Rebecca J. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Rhesa W. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Robert Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Samuel Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
T. J. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
W. T. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
William Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
William H. Beard 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Arthur H. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
E. A. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
G. W. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
George M. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
J. D. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
J. F. M. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
James F. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
M. P. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Mary Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
Military Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
T. A. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes
William A. Beard 1 0 1 0 0 user votes

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