John W. Beecher
Mary Magdalen Schmidt
William John Fullerton
Jane Stevenson
Edward Franklin Beecher Sr.
Anna Throne Fullerton
Jane Stevenson Beecher


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1. Richard Gordon Holloway

Jane Stevenson Beecher 2 3 4 5

  • Born: 24 May 1923, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 3 6
  • Marriage (1): Richard Gordon Holloway on 30 Apr 1949 in Germantown, Philadelphia, PA 1 2

   FamilySearch ID: LF2L-TDP.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1930 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 3 The 1930 census recorded owning a $7500 home at 5003 Pulaski Street: Edward F. Beecher, salesman plumbing supplies, 38, living with wife Anne F., 42; Edward F., 11; and Jane S., 6. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. Edward Sr.'s father was born in Pennsylvania and his mother in Germany. Anne's parents were from North Ireland.

2. Census in 1940 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 7 The 1940 census recorded owning a home at 5003 Pulaski Avenue: Edward F. Beecher, salesman plumbing supply, 48, living with Anna A., 53; son Edward F., 21; and daughter Jane S., 16. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania.

3. Newspaper: Philadelphia Inquirer: Marriage of Holloway-Beecher, 1 May 1949, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 2 The marriage of Miss Jane Stevenson Beecher, daughter of Mr, and Mrs. Edward Franklin Beecher, of Germantown, to Mr. Richard Gordon Holloway, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Allen Holloway, of Lansdowne, took place at 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon, in Calvary Episcopal Church, Germantown. Rev. William Dietrich officiated. Miss Marian Woodside, of Pitman, N. J., acted as maid of honor and the bridesmaids were Mrs. David S. Gans and Mrs. Matthew J. Nickels. Miss Susan Fullerton, cousin of the bride, was the flower girl. Mr. Buckley Garrett served as best man and the ushers were Mr. William Wall. Mr. Fred Welte, Mr. Langdon Cook, Jr., and Mr. James Jordon. A reception at the Germantown Cricket Club followed the ceremony.

4. Census in 1950 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 8 The 1950 census recorded at 5003 Pulaski Street: Edward Beecher, plumbing material salesman, 58, living with wife Ann, 60; and daughter Jane Holloway, 27; son-in-law Richard Holloway, advertising salesman, 27. All were born in Pennsylvania.

5. Residence: on 17 Apr 1983 in Larchmont, Westchester, NY, USA. 9

Jane married Richard Gordon Holloway, son of Walter Allen Holloway and Helen Robinson, on 30 Apr 1949 in Germantown, Philadelphia, PA.1 2 (Richard Gordon Holloway was born on 22 Feb 1923 in Lansdowne, Delaware, PA 10 11 and died on 2 Jan 2006 in Paoli, Chester, PA 5 10 11.)


1 Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951 (FamilySearch (, Holloway and Jane S Beecher, 1949; citing license number 868745, City Hall.

2 Philadelphia Inquirer (Philadelphia, PA), 1 May 1949, page 67. Marriage of Beecher-Holloway.

3 1930 United States Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2106; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 667; Image: 281.0; FHL microfilm: 2341840.

4 Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951 (FamilySearch (, marriage of Richard G Holloway and Jane S Beecher, 1948.

5, on 5 Jan 2006, obituary of Richard G. Holloway.

6, U.S. Public Records Index (Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings.), Jane B Holloway, 01 Dec 1993-13 Nov 2000.

7 1940 United States Census, Edward F Beecher, Ward 22, Philadelphia, Philadelphia City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 51-542, sheet 7A, family 144.

8 "1950 United States Census," Edward Beecher Philadelphia PA.

9 Philadelphia Inquirer (Philadelphia, PA), 19 Apr 1983, page 18. Obituary of Edward Franklin Beecher.

10 U.S. Social Security Death Index, Richard G Holloway, 2 January 2006; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

11, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), Richard Gordon Holloway, father Walter A. Holloway, mother Helen Robinson.

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