Norcemous Beeker
Mary Jane Rush
John Marion Thomas
Rachel Barkhurst
George Lemuel Beeker
Olive Edna Thomas
Natalia Georganne Beeker


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1. John Victor Gidley Sr.

Natalia Georganne Beeker 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

  • Born: 10 Jul 1897, Battle Ground, Tippecanoe, IN 5 6 7 8
  • Marriage (1): John Victor Gidley Sr. on 17 Jun 1922 in Chicago, Cook, IL 1
  • Died: 10 Feb 1988, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA at age 90 5 6 7
  • Buried: Hebron: Hebron Cemetery, Porter, IN, USA 5

   Another name for Natalia was Natalia Georgia Beeker.8

   FamilySearch ID: MWSP-8GS.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1900 in Sumas, Whatcom, WA, USA. 9 The 1900 census recorded the Beekers as lodgers in the household headed by Pete Saar, occupation landlord, widowed, 69, born Jun 1830, and his son John, 40, Aug 1859. George Beeker [indexed in census as Becker], farmer, 30, Nov 1869, was with wife Olive, 26, Dec 1873; Gradys, 5, Apr 1895; Natalia, 2, Jul 1897. The Beekers were married for 6 years and she had birthed 2 children, both alive in 1900. Also with them is Lulu Lane, 5, born Feb 1885. All the Beekers, their parents, and LuLu were born in Indiana, except Olive's father in Ohio. Pete and his parents were born in Germany. John was born in Oregon, his father in Germany and mother in Illinois.
The next household is Olive's brother, F. G. Thomas, 31, Nov 1869, with wife Millie, 20, Jan 1880. F. G. was born in Indiana, his father in Ohio and mother in Indiana. Millie was born in South Dakota, her father in Wisconsin and mother in Iowa.

2. Census in 1910 in Tippecanoe Township, Tippecanoe, IN, USA. 10 The 1910 census recorded George Beeker, farmer, 40, living with wife Ollie, 37; Gladys, 15; Natalia, 12; Lloyd N., 9; and Francis Josephine, 4. Everyone and their parents were listed as born in Indiana [note orther records confirm Lloyd and Francis were actually born in Sumas, Whatcom, Washington.] The census columns state George and Ollie were married for 16 years and she had birthed 4 children, all alive in 1910.

3. Census in 1920 in West Lafayette, Tippecanoe, IN. 11 The 1920 census recorded renting a home at 453 Vine Street: George L. Beeker, supply clerk in railroad office, 50, living with wife Olive T., 47; Loyd N., piece work in tire factory, 18; Gladys O., teacher in grade school, 24; Natalia G., 22; Francis J., 14; and Eva K., 7. Everyone and their parents were born in Indiana.

4. Residence: on 19 Oct 1957 in Hebron, Porter, IN, USA. 3

Natalia married John Victor Gidley Sr., son of George W. Gidley and Mary L. Hughes, on 17 Jun 1922 in Chicago, Cook, IL.1 (John Victor Gidley Sr. was born on 20 Feb 1895 in Hebron, Porter, IN, USA,8 12 13 died on 21 Oct 1965 in Valparaiso, Porter, IN 12 13 and was buried on 23 Oct 1965 in Hebron: Hebron Cemetery, Porter, IN, USA 12 13.)


1, Cook County, Illinois Marriage Indexes, 1912-1942, Natalia G. Beeker and Jno. V. Gidley, 17 Jun 1922.

2 The Vidette-Messenger (Valparaiso, IN) (Valparaiso, La Porte, Indiana), 10 Jan 1939, page 2. Geo. Beeker, Hebron, Dies.

3 The Vidette-Messenger (Valparaiso, IN) (Valparaiso, La Porte, Indiana), 21 Oct 1957, obituary of Mrs. George Beeker.

4, Washington Birth Records, 1869-1950, Natalia Beeker sworn statement for Frances Josephine Beeker.

5 Find A Grave,

6 U.S. Social Security Death Index, Natalia G Gidley, 10 Feb 1988.

7, California Death Index, 1940-1997 (Department of Public Health Services, Sacramento.), Natalia Georganne Gidley, 10 Feb 1988.

8, Indiana, U.S., Birth Certificates, 1907-1944, Certificate 31952. John Victory Gidley Jr. b. 26 Jun 1923 father John Victor Gidley Sr. mother Natalia Georgia Beeker.

9 1900 United States Census, George Becker in household of Pete Saar, Sumas, Whatcom, Washington citing enumeration district (ED) 234, sheet 24B, family 487.

10 1910 United States Census, George Beeker, Tippecanoe, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 183, sheet 11A, family 214.

11 1920 United States Census, George L Beeker, Wabash, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States; citing ED 195, sheet 14A, line 36, family 390.

12 Find A Grave,

13, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2017," Certificate 65-037573 John Victor Gidley. Father George Gidley. Mother Mary Hughes. Informant Natalia Gidley.

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