John Raymond Beecher
Verna Eldema Moore
William Blair Davidson
Grace Velva Hartman
Harold Raymond Beecher Sr.
Margaret C. Davidson
Nancy Lee Beecher


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1. Roger Allan Hoover

2. Wayne G. Widney

Nancy Lee Beecher 1 2 3 4

  • Born: 29 Jun 1943, Carlisle, Cumberland, PA 5
  • Marriage (1): Roger Allan Hoover on 4 Sep 1960 in Centerville, Cumberland, PA 1
  • Marriage (2): Wayne G. Widney before Jun 1990

   FamilySearch ID: LF2L-T5B.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Newspaper: Harrisburg Telegraph: Birth Announcements: Mr. and Mrs. Harold Beecher, Dickinson, daughter, Tuesday., 1 Jul 1943, Harrisburg, Dauphin, PA. 5

2. Newspaper: Shippensburg News-Chronicle: "Mr. and Mrs. Harold Beecher and daughters Peggy Ann and Nancy Lee spent Thanksgiving day with Grace Davidson.", 2 Dec 1949, Shippensburg, Cumberland, PA. 6

3. Census in 1950 in Penn Twp., Cumberland, PA. 7 The 1950 census recorded Harold Beecher, carpenter, 28, living with wife Margaret, 26; daughter Margaret A., 8; and daughter Nancy L., 6. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania.

4. Newspaper: Valley Times-Star: Nancy Beecher, Roger Hoover Are Married, 15 Sep 1960, Newville, Cumberland, PA. 1 -----
Nancy Beecher, Roger Hoover Are Married
Miss Nancy Lee Beecher, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Beecher, Newville R. R. 1, became the bride of Roger Allan Hoover, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mac L. Hoover Newville K. K 2. on Sept. 4, 1960, at 3 p.m. in the Centerville Lutheran Church.
Rev. Vaughn, of York, former pastor of the Centerville Lutheran Church, officiated at the double-ring ceremony. George Houck. Newville, sang. Miss Shirley Stitt, Newville R. R., was organist.
The bride, given in marriage by her mother and father, wore a floor-length gown of white nylon-tulle lace over taffeta, with scalloped neckline and short sleeves. She wore matching nylon-tulle lace pointed mitts. Her fingertip-length illusion veil fell from pearls. She carried a white Bible witn a white orchid and pompon streamers.
Miss Peggy Beecher, Newville R. R. 1, sister of the bride, was attendant. She wore a royal blue silk chiffon over taffeta dress, with a matching headpiece and white mitts. She carried a colonial bouquet of blue and white carnations, with streamers of white pompons.
Charles L. Hoover, Newville R. R. 2, brother of the bridegroom, was best man. Barry N. Hoover, brother of the bridegroom, and James Clifford, both of Newville R. R. 2, were ushers.
A reception was held at the Centerville parish house following the ceremony. After a wedding trip the couple will live for the present at the home of the bridegroom, Newville R. R. 2.
The bride attended Big Spring high school, where she was a member of the band color guard. The bridegroom, a graduate of Big Spring high school, class of 1959, attended Shippensburg State college. He is employed at the Community Drug Store, Newville, and works part-time with his father, at the Keystone Masonry company, Harrisburg.

5. Newspaper: Valley Times-Star: Mr. and Mrs. James Clifford and sons, Carlisle, spent Sunday with Mrs. Clifford's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Beecher. Other Sunday visitors at the Beecher home were Mr. and Mrs. Roger Hoover and family, Newville., 25 Jul 1973, Newville, Cumberland, PA. 8

6. Residence: in 2011 in Orrstown, Franklin, PA. 3

Nancy married Roger Allan Hoover, son of Mac Lincoln Hoover and Anna Elizabeth Gabler, on 4 Sep 1960 in Centerville, Cumberland, PA.1 (Roger Allan Hoover was born on 16 Aug 1940 in , , Pennsylvania, USA.)

Nancy next married Wayne G. Widney before Jun 1990. (Wayne G. Widney was born on 17 Feb 1944 9.)


1 The Valley Times-Star (Newville, PA), 15 Sep 1960, page 3. Beecher - Hoover Are Married.

2 Carlisle Daily Sentinel (Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania), 23 Aug 2003, Obituary of Harold R. Beecher.

3, Obituary of Michael "Mike" E. Beecher

4 Shippensburg News-Chronicle (Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania.), 26 Mar 1946, page 2.

5 Harrisburg Telegraph (Harrisburg, PA), 1 Jul 1943, page 3. Birth Announcements.

6 Shippensburg News-Chronicle (Shippensburg, Cumberland, Pennsylvania.), 2 Dec 1949, page 14.

7 "1950 United States Census," Harold Beecher, Penn Township.

8 The Valley Times-Star (Newville, PA), 25 Jul 1973, page 2.

9, U.S. Public Records Index (Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings.), Volume 1.

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