May Anna Draper
(Abt 1842-1869)


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1. Abram Philemon Beecher

May Anna Draper 1

  • Born: Abt 1842
  • Marriage (1): Abram Philemon Beecher on 1 Nov 1860
  • Died: 28 Oct 1869, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA about age 27 1

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Newspaper: Public Ledger: obituary of May Anna Beecher, 1 Nov 1869, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 2 BEECHER -- Suddenly, of congestion of the brain, on the morining of the 28th MAY ANNA, wife of A. P. Beecher in the 27th year of her age. The relatives and friends only of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral for her late residence, 70? North Sixteenth street, on this morning, 1st November, at 11 o'clock, wihout further notice.

May married Abram Philemon Beecher, son of Leman Beecher and Catherine Shew, on 1 Nov 1860. (Abram Philemon Beecher was born on 16 Jan 1834 in Litchfield, Litchfield, CT 3 4 5 6 7, christened on 1 Jul 1834 in Kent: First Congregational Church, Litchfield, CT,8 died on 5 Aug 1913 in Wilmington, New Castle, DE 5 7 and was buried on 8 Aug 1913 in Wilmington: Riverview Cemetery, New Castle, DE, USA 5 7.)


1 <i>Philadelphia Public Ledger (Philadelphia, PA)</i>, 1 Nov 1869, page 2. Obituary of May Anna Beecher.

2 <i>Philadelphia Public Ledger (Philadelphia, PA)</i>, 1 Nov 1869, page 2, obituary of May Anna Beecher.

3 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, Abraham D Beecher, Pennsylvania, United States; citing p. 88, family 716.

4 <i>Family Bible of Leman Beecher - Cahterine Shew</i> (

5 <i>Find A Grave</i>,

6 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, Albert C Beecher, Wilmington Hundred, Precinct 52 Wilmington city Ward 5, New Castle, Delaware, United States; citing sheet 5B, family 87.

7, <i>Delaware Death Records, 1855-1961</i>, Death Certificate 12. Abram P. Beecher, 05 Aug 1913; citing Delaware, United States, Hall of Records, Dover; FHL microfilm 1,944,032.

8 Ancestry.coms, <i>Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920</i> (Original Data: Church Records Index. Connecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut.), Vol. 55, Kent. Online image 17. Abraham Philemon Beecher s.Leman & Catharine.

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