James Hampton
(Abt 1845-1897)
Janet Rule
(Abt 1852-)
Lillian Anna Hampton


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1. George William Beacher Sr.

Lillian Anna Hampton 1 2

  • Born: 16 Oct 1880, Liverpool, , LAN, ENG 1 2 3 4
  • Marriage (1): George William Beacher Sr.
  • Died: 20 Mar 1960, West Donegal Township, Lancaster, PA, USA at age 79 1 2
  • Buried: 23 Mar 1960, Elizabethtown: Masonic Homes Cemetery, Lancaster, PA, USA 1 2

   FamilySearch ID: LKGW-YK8.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1881 in Liverpool, , LAN, ENG. 5 The 1881 census recorded in the Mount Pleasant district in Liverpool living at 288 Crown Street: James Hampton, provision dealer, 36, born in Ireland, living with wife Janet, 29, born in Scotland; and daughter Silias [note: should be Lillian], 5 months old, born in Lancashire, Liverpool. Also in the home is grocer's assistant Edward Hillock, 28.

2. Arrival: Janet age 37, Lillian 6 and Arch 5 arrived from Liverpool, England on the ship Lord Gough, on 17 May 1887, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 3 6

3. Residence: 1898 Philadelphia Directory: Hampton, Janet, wid Jas, h 338 N Franklin in 1898 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 7

4. Census in 1900 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 3 The 1900 census recorded at 4252 Market Street: Archibald Hampton, plumber, 43, born in 1857, living with sister-in-law Jane Hampton, widow, 40, born Apr 1860, and her children: Archibald's neice Lillian A., occupation demonstrator, 19, Oct 1880; and nephew Archibald J., engraver, 18, Dec 1881. Archibald and Jane and their parents were born in Scotland. Lillian A. and Archibald J. were born in England and their parents in Scotland. Archibald immigrated in 1890, and the others in 1887. They were not yet U.S. citizens. The census column records Jane was married 14 years ago and had birthed only 2 children by 1900 and both were alive that year.

5. Cause of Death: arteriosclerotic heart disease, acute myocardial infarction, 20 Mar 1960, West Donegal Township, Lancaster, PA, USA. 1

6. Residence: on 20 Mar 1960 in Darby., Delaware, PA. 1

Lillian married George William Beacher Sr., son of Conrad Beacher and Catherine Hoff. (George William Beacher Sr. was born on 16 Aug 1871 in Tremont, Schuylkill, PA 8 9 10, christened on 16 Aug 1874 in Darby: German Methodist Church, Delaware, PA,11 died on 30 Jun 1951 in Yeadon, Delaware, PA 8 9 10 12 and was buried on 3 Jul 1951 in Philadelphia: Mount Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA 8 9 10 13.)


1 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.), Certificate 27386. Lillian Anna Beacher. Father James Hampton. Mother Janet Rule. Spouse George W. Beacher.

2 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=152330626.

3 1900 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3W6-PM2 Archibald Hampton, Philadelphia city Ward 27, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 2A, family 37.

4 FamilySearch.org, England and Wales, Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XJQ-X21 Lilias Ann Hampton, 1880; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," citing Birth Registration, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

5 Ancestry.com, 1881 England Census (Census Returns of England and Wales, 1881. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives, 1881.).), Liverpool, Mount Pleasant. Class: RG11; Piece: 3625; Folio: 70; Page: 1; GSU roll: 1341868.

6 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1800-1962 (The National Archives at Washington, D.C; Washington, D.C; Series Title: Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; NAI Number: 4492386. Record Group Number: 85; Series: T840; Roll: 009), Janet Hampton arriving Philadelphia on Lord Gough 17 May 1887.

7 Ancestry.com, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995, 1898 Philadelphia City Directory.

8 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 51826. George W. Beacher Sr. Father William Beacher.

9 Delaware County Daily Times (Chester, PA), 2 Jul 1951, page 2. Obituary of George W. Beacher Sr.

10 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=152330684.

11 Genealogy Research conducted by Bruce Franklin Beacher Ph.D. (1919-2004), Letter from George W. Beacher, 1978.

12 Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania, Death Indices (Pennsylvania Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA, 16103. Online at http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/public_records/20686 .), Death Certificate 51826. George W. Beacher.

13 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013, Philadelphia > Mt. Moriah. 1951. Beacher, Geo. W. Section 42, lot 99.

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