John Jacob Beacher Jr.
Angeline Ocum
Jacob Hepner
Lavina Weller
Thomas Franklin Beacher Sr.
Agnes May Hepner
Cora Louise Beacher


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1. William John Lloyd

Cora Louise Beacher 2 3 4 5

  • Born: 27 Sep 1909, New Castle Twp., Schuylkill, PA 6 7 8
  • Marriage (1): William John Lloyd on 24 Sep 1927 in , Schuylkill, PA 1
  • Died: 25 Jan 1972, Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA at age 62 7 8 9
  • Buried: 28 Jan 1972, Schuylkill Haven: Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill, PA, USA 8 9

   Another name for Cora was Sara L. Beacher.1 6 7

   FamilySearch ID: 9C6N-2H2.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1910 in New Castle Twp., Schuylkill, PA. 6 Thomas Beecher, miner, 36, was married for 15 years to wife Agnes, 32. She had birthed 8 children, 7 alive in 1910. With them: John J., 13; Lillian M., 11; Charles, 8; Edna, 5; Carrie E., 3; Agnes I., 2; and Sara L., 8 months old when the census was recorded on 21 Apr 1910. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

2. Census in 1920 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 10 The 1920 census recorded owning a home at 806 North Third Street: Thomas Beecher, pipefitter in steel mill, 45, living with wife Agnes, 42; daughter Carrie, 13; daughter Cora, 10; daughter Agnes, 11, son Charles, 17; and mother [Mrs.] Jacob Heffner,widow, 72. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

3. Census in 1930 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 11 The 1930 census lists Thomas Beacher, 56, living with wife Agnes, 53; daughter Agnes, 22, and son-in-law William Lloyd, 28 and his wife, Cora Beacher Lloyd, 27.

4. Census in 1940 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 12 The 1940 census recorded Thomas Beacher, father in law, age 6, living in the household of William Lloyd, 37, married for 8 years to Cora, age 30. Obviously the census taker wrote the wrong age for Thomas, 6 instead of 66, since Thomas was born in 1874. William and Cora have a daughter, Shirley, age 3. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. William is a fire man in an iron factory; Thomas is unable to work.

5. Residence: on 16 Nov 1948 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 4

6. Census in 1950 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 13 The 1950 census recorded at 806 North 3rd Street: William Lloyd, fireman at steel manufacturing company, 48, living with wife Cora, 40; and daughter Shirley, 13. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania.

7. Newspaper: Pottsville Republican, 25 Apr 1950, Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 14 Mr. and Mrs. Harry Beacher, St. Clair; Harold Beacher, Diener's Hill; Mrs. John Sullivan and son, John, Mrs. William Lloyd and Mrs. Harold Caloway, all of Pottsville, attended the funeral of Mrs. Charles Felty in Phila., Monday. Mrs. Felty was a sister to Mr. Harry Beacher.

8. Residence: 806 North Third Street, Pottsville, PA on 4 Oct 1956 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 3

9. Residence: on 7 Feb 1965 in Deer Lake, Schuylkill, PA, USA. 2

10. Obituary: Pottsville Republican: obituary of Cora Lloyd on 26 Jan 1972 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 9 Mrs. Cora Lloyd of Maple Boulevard, Deer Lake, died Tuesday at Pottsville Hospital where she had been a patient for four days. She was born in Shamokin and was a daughter of the late Thomas and Agnes Hepner Beacher. Her husband William Lloyd died in 1956. She resided at Deer Lake for the past 15 years. She was a member of the Church of God, Harrisburg. Surviving are a daughter Shirley, wife of William Penberth of Deer Lake; a brother Charles Beacher of Detroit, Mich.; a sister Carolyn, wife of Harold Calloway of Pottsville; five grandchildren. Services will be held Friday afternoon at the Morgan Home for Funerals, Pottsville. Interment will be in Schuylkill Memorial Park.

Cora married William John Lloyd, son of Alfred Walter Lloyd and Anne Bertha Fernsler, on 24 Sep 1927 in , Schuylkill, PA.1 (William John Lloyd was born on 4 Nov 1901 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA,1 3 15 died on 4 Oct 1956 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA 3 5 15 and was buried on 8 Oct 1956 in Schuylkill Haven: Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill, PA, USA 3 15.)


1, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, Marriage William J Lloyd and Cora Beacher, 1927.

2 Port Huron Times Herald, 8 Feb 1965, page 13. Obituary of John J. Beacher.

3, Pennsylvania, U.S., Death Certificates, 1906-1968 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates. Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Certificate 93534. William J. Lloyd. Father Alfred Lloyd. Mother Anna Bertram Fermsler. Spouse Cora Louise Lloyd.

4 Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, PA), 16 Nov 1948, page 18. Obituary of Thomas Beecher.

5 Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, PA), 5 Oct 1956, page 18. Obituary of William J. Lloyd.

6 1910 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, New Castle Township, Series: T624 Roll: 1417 Page: 212.

7 Social Security Death Index,

8 Find A Grave,

9 Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, PA), 26 Jan 1972, page 2. Obituary of Cora Lloyd.

10 1920 United States Census, Thomas Beecher, , Schuylkill, Pennsylvania; citing enumeration district (ED) , sheet 3A, family 63.

11 1930 United States Census, Thomas Beacher, Pottsville, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania; citing enumeration district (ED) 0092, sheet 3B, family 56.

12 1940 United States Census, William Lloyd, Ward 5, Pottsville, Pottsville City, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 54-114, sheet 6A, family 103.

13 "1950 United States Census," William Lloyd, Pottsville, PA.

14 Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, PA), 25 Apr 1950, page 6. Funeral of Mrs. Charles Felty.

15 Find A Grave,

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