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1. William Valentine Beecher

Julia Ann Beecher 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

  • Born: 4 Oct 1835, Gahanna, Franklin, OH 1 4 5 9 13
  • Marriage (1): William Valentine Beecher on 3 Apr 1853 in Columbus, Franklin, OH 1 2
  • Died: 14 Jul 1915, Peru, Miami, IN at age 79 4 5 9
  • Buried: 16 Jul 1915, Mexico: Green Lawn Cemetery, Miami, IN 4 5 9

   Another name for Julia was Julian A. Beecher.3

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Fact: Her maiden surname was Beecher, the same as her husband William., 4 Oct 1835, Gahanna, Franklin, OH. 9

2. Census in 1850 in Mifflin Twp., Franklin, OH. 9 14 William Reaker [mispelling of Beecher], farmer, 50, was living with wife Julia, 48.; Henry, farmer, 25; Elmira, 19; Matilda, 17; Julia, 14; and Barbary, 12. Everyone's birthplace is Pennsylvania except Ohio for the two youngest children. William's real estate is worth $500, and he is likely living on land given to him by his neighor and father-in-law, Henry Carpenter, occupation "none", 72, and his wife Harriett, 71, whose real estate is worth $400.

3. Court: Franklin Probate Court: Consent for Marriage or Julian A. Beecher to William V. Beecher on 2 Apr 1853 in , Franklin, OH. 2 To the Probate court of Franklin County, Ohio
I, William Beecher, the father of Julian A. Beecher who is under the age of eighteen years, hereby consent to the marriage of my said daughter with William V. Beecher
(signed) William Beecher, tanner
(signed) Julian Beeccher

Theodore Jones, April 2, 1853
The state of Ohio Franklin County SS.
I, Theodore Jones, make solem oath that I saw William & JUlian Beecher, father + mother of Julian A. Beecher above named sign the above and that they consented to the marriage of their said daughter with William V. Beecher, above named.
(signed) Theodore Jones

Sworn to and subscribed before me in the open court his 2d day of April AD 1853
(signed) Wm F. Wheeler
Dept. Clerk Prob Court



This 2d day of April A.D. 1853 personally came Theodore Jones and made oath that William V. Beecher is twenty-one years of age, and that Julian A. Beecher is a resident of this county; that both said last named persons are unmarried, and that there is no legal impediment to their being joined in marriage.
(signed) Theodore Jones

Subscribed and sworn to before me the day and year above named.
(signed) Wm F. Wheeler
Dp Clk Probate Court of Franklin Co.

4. Census in 1860 in Jefferson Twp., Franklin, OH. 9 15 William Beecher, 28, carpenter, is found in the 1860 Census in Jefferson Township in Franklin County living with his wife, Julian, age 24; Margaret, 6; Mary J., 2; and Elizah, 1 month old on the 25 of July, 1860 when the census was recorded. Everyone was born in Ohio, except William who was born in Pennsylvania. The value of his real estate and possessions is blank, indicating he was probably renting. The post office listed is Blacklick.

Living next door is his father, Benjamin Beecher, 57, blacksmith, with his wife Margaret, 54; John J., 21, carpenter; Margaret S., 19; and Lydia A., 16. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. He has no value on his real estate or possessions.

5. Census in 1870 in Peru, Miami, IN. 9 16 William V. Beecher, 38, farmer, was living with wife Julia H., 34; Margaret J., 16; Mary J., 12; Elizabeth E., 11; George L., 7; Cyrus M., 5; William, 2; Benjamin, 68; and Margaret, 64. Benjamin, Margaret, and William V. were born in Pennsylvania. George, Cyrus, and young William in Indiana, and the others in Ohio. William's real estate was worth $3800, his personal estate $1240.

6. Census in 1880 in Jefferson Twp., Miami, IN. 9 17 William Beecher, 48, farmer, is found in the 1880 Census in Jefferson in Miami County living with his wife, Julia A, age 44; Mary J., 22; Elizabeth E., 20; George L, 17; Cyrus M., 15; William C.; 13; Grant U.S., 10; Charles W., 7; and Gracie P., 4; plus Margret Beecher, mother, age 75. William and his mother were born in PA; Julia, Mary and Elizabeth in OH; and all other children in IN.

7. Census in 1900 in Jefferson Twp., Miami, IN. 9 13 William Beecher, farmer, 68, born Dec 1831, was with wife Julien A., 64, Oct 1835. They had been married 47 years. She had birthed 9 children, 8 alive in 1900. Living with them: son Grant, school teacher, 29, Jun 1870. Grant was born in Indiana, his mother in Ohio , and his father and all grandparents in Pennsylvania.

Living next door is a son William Beecher, farm hand, 32, born Mar 1868. He was married for 9 years to wife Merry, 32, Apr 1868. She had one child born: Dwight, son, 7, Sep 1892. All were born in Indiana, including Merry's parents. William's father was born Pennsylvania and mother in Ohio.

8. Census in 1910 in Jefferson Twp., Miami, IN. 9 18 The 1910 census recorded Wm. C. Bucher [two handwritten e's transcribed in census as a u], farmer, 42, living with wife Mary A., 42; son Dwight E., farm laborer, 17; and son Kenneth. W., 7. Also in the home is William's mother Julia A., 74, born in Ohio. All and their parents were born in Indiana, except William's father in Pennsylvania and mother in Ohio, and Julia's parents in Pennsylvania.

9. Cause of Death: Julia died at Miami County Hospital from general paralysis of the insane & senility, contributory organic heart disease, 14 Jul 1915, Peru, Miami, IN. 9

Julia married William Valentine Beecher, son of Benjamin Beecher and Margaret Finney, on 3 Apr 1853 in Columbus, Franklin, OH.1 2 (William Valentine Beecher was born on 4 Dec 1831 in , Chester, PA,1 13 19 20 21 22 died on 23 Sep 1900 in Jefferson Twp., Miami, IN 20 21 22 23 and was buried on 25 Sep 1900 in Mexico: Green Lawn Cemetery, Miami, IN 20 21 22.)


1 (Chicago, Brant & Fuller, 1887. Available online at Google Books.), Page 684. Biography of William V. Beecher.

2, Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016, William V. Beecher and Julian A. Beecher, 03 Apr 1853; citing Franklin, Ohio, United States, reference v6 p24; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 285,144.

3 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index (R) (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of January 1, 2006), Batch #: M513353, Sheet #: 00, Source Call #: 0285144 V. 6-7, Printout Call #: NONE, Dates: 1853 - 1862.

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6, Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952, Grace Beecher Woolpert, 30 Jan 1928; citing Ferndale, Oakland, Michigan, United States; 02262; FHL microfilm 1973053.

7 (Kokomo, Howard, Indiana.), 22 Mar 1956, page 2. Obituary of Ulysses S. Grant Beecher.

8, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Certificate 61-033629. Charles Wilson Beecher. Father William Beecher. Mother Julia A. Beecher.

9, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Certificate 139. Julia A. Beecher. Father Wm Beecher. Mother Julia A. Carpenter. Spouse Wm V. Beecher.

10, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Certificate 36016. Elizabeth Ellen Dague. Father William C. Beecher. Mother Julia Ann Beecher.

11, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Certificate 136. George Lincoln Beecher, Father William Beecher. Mother Julia Beecher. Spouse Sarah C. Beecher (informant.).

12, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Mary J. Ault. Father William Beecher. Mother Julia A. Beecher.

13 , Indiana, Miami County, Jefferson Township, Series: T623 Roll: 393 Page: 136.

14 , Ohio, Franklin County, Mifflin Township, Series: M432 Roll: 680 Page: 87.

15 , Ohio, Franklin County, Jefferson Township, M653 Roll: 963 Page: 258.

16 , Indiana, Miami County, Peru Township, Series: M593 Roll: 343 Page: 162.

17 1880 United States Census, Film T9-0298, Page 461B.

18 , Year: 1910; Census Place: Jefferson, Miami, Indiana; Roll: T624_371; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 0120; FHL microfilm: 1374384.

19 , Pennsylvania, Chester County, West Brandywine Township, Series: M432 Roll: 766 Page: 299.

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22, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2011," William Valentine Beecher. Father Benj. Beecher. Mother Margaret Finney. Informant C. W. Beecher.

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