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1. William Frederick Beher

Lelande Anise Hunt 2 3 4

  • Born: 3 Apr 1906, , Rush, IN 3
  • Marriage (1): William Frederick Beher on 27 Dec 1931 in Indianapolis, Marion, IN 1 2
  • Died: 16 Dec 1987, Indianapolis, Marion, IN at age 81 2 3 4 5
  • Buried: 18 Dec 1987, Rushville: East Hill Cemetery, Rush, IN, USA 4

   FamilySearch ID: L5Z5-V8N.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Newspaper: Rushville Republican: Marriage Announced, 12 Apr 1932, Rushville, Rush, IN, USA. 6 Announcement of the marriage of Miss Lelande Hunt, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Hunt, to William Beher, son of Dr. and Mrs. Carl F. Beher, was made at a party given by Miss Miriam Hunt, sister of the bride, at the Pearce tearoom in North Main street, Monday evening.
The marriage ceremony was performed by Dr. F. L. Roberts in the Central Avenue Methodist church in Indianapolis, December 27, 1931. Mr. and Mrs. Loren R. Hunt were the attendants.
Six tables of bridge were in session during the evening after which dainty refreshments were served. The color scheme was carried out in pastel shades, while white tapers, entwined with smilax and garden flowers, adorned each table.
Mrs. Beher was graduated from the Graham high school, and Teachers college in Indianapolis. She is a member of the Sigma Delta Pi sorority, at college and of the Psi Iota Xi sorority here. At present she is teaching the thrid and fourth grades at the Webb school.
Mr. Beher, also, was graduated from the Graham high school, after which he attended Indiana university, where he is a member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity. For several years he has been employed in Indianapolis but now is located in Danville, Illinois.

2. Residence: on 25 Nov 1937 in Springfield, Sangamon, IL. 7

3. Census in 1940 in New Castle, Henry, IN. 8 The 1940 census recorded renting at 503 S. 18th Street: William F. Beher, store manager, 34, living with wife Lelaude, 34, and daughter Linda Lee, 2. William and Lelaude were born in Indiana and Luida in Illinois. In 1935 William and Lelaude lived in Anderson, Madison, Indiana. They both had 2 years of college.

4. Census in 1950 in Washington, Daviess, IN, USA. 9 The 1950 census recorded at 709 S. 2nd Street: William F. Beher, manager in department store, 43, living with wife Lelande, 44, and daughter Linda Lee, 2. The parents were born in Indiana and daughter in Illinois.

5. Newspaper: Rushville Republican: Real Estate Transfers: Robert C. and Donna M. Showalter to Linda Lee Lacefield and Lelande A. Beher, part of Lot No. 49 in H. G. Sexton's Heirs' Addition, 19 Aug 1974, Rushville, Rush, IN, USA. 10

6. Cause of Death: Lelande died at Methodist Hospital from lymphoma, 16 Dec 1987, Indianapolis, Marion, IN. 5

7. Residence: 1230 N. Perkins St., Rushville, IN on 16 Dec 1987 in Rushville, Rush, IN, USA. 5

8. Obituary: Indianapolis News: obituary of Lelande A. Beher on 17 Dec 1987 in Indianapolis, Marion, IN. 4 RUSHVILLE -- Lelande A. Beher, 81, retired Rush County elementary school teacher. Services 1 p.m. Friday in Moster & Cox Mortuary with calling until 8 tonight. Mrs. Beher died Wednesday. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church, Psi Iota Xi sorority and Eastern Star. She was a 1926 graduate of the former Madam Blanker's Teachers College, Indianapolis. Survivors -- husband William F. Beher; daughter Linda Richards; three grandchildren; seven stepgrandchildren; two great-stepgrandchildren.

Lelande married William Frederick Beher, son of Carl Frederick Beher D. D. S. and Lucia Wilson, on 27 Dec 1931 in Indianapolis, Marion, IN.1 2 (William Frederick Beher was born on 10 Jul 1907 in Rushville, Rush, IN, USA,2 11 12 13 14 died on 23 May 2004 in Greensburg, Decatur, IN 2 12 13 and was buried on 27 May 2004 in Rushville: East Hill Cemetery, Rush, IN, USA 2 12 13.)


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2 Rushville Republican (Rushville, IN), 24 May 2004, page 2. Obituary of William F. Beher.

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4 "Indianapolis News (Indianapolis, IN)," 17 Dec 1987, page 49. Obituary of Lelande A. Beher.

5, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2017," 87-046777 Lelande A. Beher. Father Sidney L. Hunt. Mother Myrtle A. Humes. Spouse William F. Beher, informant.

6 Rushville Republican (Rushville, IN), 12 Apr 1932, page 6.

7 Rushville Republican (Rushville, IN), 26 Nov 1937, page 3. Birth of Linda Lee Beher.

8 1940 United States Census, William F Beher, Ward 4, New Castle, Henry Township, Henry, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 33-21, sheet 9A, line 9, family 228.

9 "1950 United States Census," William F Beher Washington IN.

10 Rushville Republican (Rushville, IN), 19 Aug 1974, page 1.

11 Abraham Lincoln Gary, Ernest B. Thomas,
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Centennial History of Rush County, Indiana
(Historical Publishing Company, 1921 - Rush County (Ind.)), Vol. 2 page 159, Carl Frederick Beher D. D. S.

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13, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2017," Certificate 016583 William F. Beher, father Dr. Carl F. Beher, mother Lucia Wilson, widowed. Informant Mrs. Loren (Linda) Richards.

14 The Daily Republican (Rushville, IN), 10 Jul 1907, page 6.

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