Jacob Franklin Beecher Sr.
(1796-1882)
Catherine Braun
(1802-Abt 1840)
John Emery
(Abt 1796-1868)
Mary Woodward
(Abt 1803-Aft 1881)
John Valentine Beecher
(1821-1886)
Elizabeth S. Emery
(1824-1869)
Henry W. Beecher
(1862-1927)

 

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Henry W. Beecher 1 2

  • Born: 18 Apr 1862, Mifflin, Juniata, PA 2 3
  • Died: 1 Jun 1927, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA at age 65 2
  • Buried: 4 Jun 1927, Philadelphia: Ivy Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA 2

   Another name for Henry was Harry W. Beecher.3 4

   FamilySearch ID: LD38-XWH.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Moved: 1866, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.

2. Census in 1870 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 5 John Beecher was recorded twice in the 1870 census at two locations. On 18 Jul 1870 he was recorded as John Beecher, laborer, 49, living with wife Ann, 38; Kate, 16; Mattie, 14; John, 10; Maggie, 10; Harry, 6; and Rebecca, 5. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania except mother Ann in New York. On 15 Nov 1870 he was living on N Side of Federal Street as: John Beecher, 40, with wife Anna, 30; Margaret, 10; John, 10; Henry, 8; Rebecca 5.

3. Census in 1900 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 4 The 1900 census recorded at 1422 S. 20th Street: Oliver Lawson, 63, born Oct 1837, living with wife Catherine L., 46, Mar 1854; sons George A., 17, Oct 1883; Kendall, 16, Sep 1884; and Raymond, 12, Dec 1888; and brother-in-law Harry W. Beecher, butcher, single, 34, Nov 1866; and boarder John Brasten, 67, Jun 1833, born in Ireland. Oliver and his parents were born in Norway. The others were born in Pennsylvania, as were Catherine and Harry's parents. Oliver and Catherine were married for 27 years and she had birthed 5 children, all alive in 1900.

4. Cause of Death: Henry Beecher died at Philadelphia General Hospital of chronic myocarditis., 1 Jun 1927, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 2

5. Occupation: cook on 1 Jun 1927 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 2


Sources


1 1870 United States Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Walker, Juniata, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1353; Page: 519A; Image: 457; Family History Library Film: 552852.

2 Ancestry.com, 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.), Death Certificate 56010. Henry Beecher. Father John Beecher. Mother Elizabeth Emery.

3 1870 United States Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 26 District 88, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1414; Page: 570B; Image: 462; Family History Library Film: 552913.

4 1900 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M37D-9RM Catharine L Lawson in household of Oliver Lawson, Philadelphia city Ward 7, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 6B, family 128.

5 1870 United States Census, Year: 1870 18 Jul; Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 26 District 88, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: M593_1414; Page: 570B; Image: 462; FHL Film: 552913. 2nd listing: 1870 15 Nov, , Ward 26. N Side Federal Street.



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