James Hampton
(Abt 1845-1897)
Janet Rule
(Abt 1852-)
Herman Loescher
Anna Durner
Archibald James Hampton
Rose Loescher
Lillian Rose Hampton


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1. Dr. George William Beacher Jr.

Lillian Rose Hampton 2 3 4 5

  • Born: 23 Sep 1906, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 3 4
  • Christened: 5 May 1907, Philadelphia: Church of the Redemption, Philadelphia, PA, USA 3
  • Marriage (1): Dr. George William Beacher Jr. on 1 Sep 1934 in Coudersport, Potter, PA, United States 1
  • Died: 1970, , , Pennsylvania, USA at age 64 2

   FamilySearch ID: LKJ4-3TW.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1910 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 6 The 1910 census recorded renting at 58 Robinson Street: Archibald J. Hampton, occupation "halftone photographer", 28, living with wife Rose, 25; son Archie, 1 year 10 months; and daughter Lilian, 3. Also in the home is Archibald's mother Janette, widowed, 52. Archibald and his father were born in England and his mother in Scotland. He immigrated in 1886 and by 1910 was a U.S. citizen. He was married for 4 years to Rose and she had birthed only 2 children by 1910, both alive that year. Rose was born in Pennsylvania and her parents in Germany. The children were born in Pennsylvania. Janette and her parents were born in Scotland. She had birthed only 2 children by 1910 and both were still alive that year.

2. Census in 1920 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 7 The 1920 census recorded renting at 138 Salford St: Archibald Hampton, photographer store, 38, living with wife Rose, 35; Lillian, 13; Archibald C., 11; Lester, 8; and Lawrence, 7. Also in th ehome is mother-in-law Jeannette Hampton, widow, 68. Archibald and his father were born in England, his mother in Scotland. Rose was born in Pennsylvania and her parents in Germany. Their children were born in Pennsylvania. Jeannete and her parents were born in Scotland.

3. Census in 1930 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 8 The 1930 census recorded renting at 5940 Sansom Street: Archibald Hampton, engraver photo printer, 48, living with wife Rose, 44; daughter Lilly R., private secretary in iron & steel industry, 24; son Archibald C., bookkeeper, 23; Lester F., engraver photo printer, 19; and Laurence, 17. The children and their mother were born in Pennsylvania, and their father in England. Rose's parents were born in Germany, Archibald's father in England and mother in Scotland.

4. Newspaper: Potter Enterprise: Married At Double Wedding, 6 Sep 1934, Coudersport, Potter, PA, United States. 1 Rev. F. Frantz Snyder, rector of Christ Church, officiated at a double wedding Saturday evening at 6 o'clock, at which time Miss Lillian Rose Hampton of Philadelphia became the bride of Dr. George William Beacher, Jr., of Darby, Pa., and Miss Marion Coldren Hamaker of Broomall, Pa., beccame the bride of Dr. Bernard Samuel Brotheric, who recently located in Roulette. The church was profusely decorated with flowers and H. W. Nelson presided at the organ.

5. Residence: in 1935 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 9

6. Census in 1940 in Gap, Lancaster, PA. 9 The 1940 Census recorded owning the home in Salisbury Township in Gap at 940 Bellvue Ave. was George W. Beacher, medical doctor private practice, age 32, with his wife Lillian R., bookkeeper in doctor's office, 33; and son George R., 1 month old when the census was recorded on April 26, 1940. Lilian had completed 2 years of high school and George 5 years of college. They were all born in Pennsylvania. In 1935 he lived in Darby, Delaware County, and Lillian lived in Philadelphia.

Lillian married Dr. George William Beacher Jr., son of George William Beacher Sr. and Hannah Brown Martin, on 1 Sep 1934 in Coudersport, Potter, PA, United States.1 (Dr. George William Beacher Jr. was born on 23 Nov 1907 in Darby., Delaware, PA,10 11 12 13 14 died on 24 Jul 1996 in Lancaster, Lancaster, PA 10 12 13 and was buried in Christiana: Sadsbury Friends Burial Ground, Lancaster, PA 13.)


1 "The Potter Enterprise (Coudersport, PA)," 6 Sep 1934, page 1.

2 Lancaster Intelligencer Journal Newspaper (Lancaster, Lancaster County, PA), 25 Jul 1996, page B-3. Obituary of George Beacher Jr.

3 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013, Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Collection Name: Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 231. PA > Philadelphia > Episcopal > Church of the Redemption. Baptisms. Online image 370.

4 Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Births, 1860-1906 (www.FamilySearch.org), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VB18-8ZR Lilian Rose Hampton, 23 Sep 1906; citing cn 19398, Department of Records; FHL microfilm 2,130,610.

5 Lancaster Online (Lancaster, Lancaster, Pennsylvania. LNP Media Group.), 21 Nov 2020, Obituary of Rev. George K. Beacher.

6 1910 United States Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 34, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1406; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0833; FHL microfilm: 1375419.

7 1920 United States Census, Year: 1920; Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 34, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1630; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 1191; Image: 904.

8 1930 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XH4V-SJG Archibald Hampton, Philadelphia (Districts 0501-0750), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0510, sheet 28B, family 554, line 65.

9 1940 United States Census, Year: 1940; Census Place: Salisbury, Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3535; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 36-144.

10 U.S. Social Security Death Index.

11 1910 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Delaware County, Roll 1339 Book 2, Page 148a.

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

13 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=117293588.

14 Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942 (National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.), George William Beacher Jr., b 23 Nov 1907.

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