|Ulysses Simpson Grant Beecher
Ulysses Simpson Grant Beecher 1 2 3 4 5
Another name for Ulysses was Grant Beecher.6 8 9 10
FamilySearch ID: KL5S-HLZ.
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census in 1880 in Jefferson Twp., Miami, IN. 11 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.
2. Census in 1900 in Jefferson Twp., Miami, IN. 1 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.
3. Census in 1910 in Peru, Miami, IN. 12 The 1910 census recorded at 174 W. Third Street: Grant Beecher, ticket agent railroad, 39, living with wife Lynnie, 37; Kent, 7; and Bazier, 5. Everyone was born in Indiana except Lynnie in Kansas. Her parents were born in Indiana. Grant's father was born in Pennsylvania and mother in Ohio.
4. Census in 1920 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 13 The 1920 census recorded living at 1125 N. Courtland: Grant Beecher, ticket agent railroad, 49, with wife Lynnie T., 47; Kent F., 16; and Branier K., 14. Everyone was born in Indiana except Lynnie in Kansas. Her parents were born in Indiana. Grant's father was born in Pennsylvania and mother in Ohio.
5. Census in 1930 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 14 The 1930 census recorded at 1125 N. Courtland Avenue: Grant Beecher, clerk railroad, 59, living with wife Lynnie, 57.
6. Newspaper: Kokomo Tribune: Births: Beecher, 5 Mar 1931, Kokomo, Howard, IN. 15 Grant Beecher, Nickel Plate railroad clerk, has received a telegram announcing the birth of Alfred Eugene Beecher, weighing nine pounds, to Mr. and Mrs. Brazier Beecher, Barberton, Ohio, on Wednesday, March 4, bringing to the recipient of the good news the title of grandfather. Mrs. Grant Beecher is with her son and family. Brazier Beecher was reared in Kokomo.
7. Residence: on 7 Dec 1931 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 16
8. Newspaper: Kokomo Tribune: Births: Beecher, 19 Dec 1933, Kokomo, Howard, IN. 17 Grant Beecher, upon returning from a business trip to Detroit, Saturday, found awaiting him a message from Mrs. Beecher announcing the arrivate of a new daughter at the home of their son, Brazier K. Beecher, Barberton, Ohio. The baby weighed 9 pounds and 6 ounces at birth and has been named Barbara Ellen. She arrived at 1:30 p.m. December 14. This is the second child in the home. The first born is a son, Alfred.
9. Residence: on 11 Jul 1934 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 3
10. Newspaper: Van Nuys News: Indiana Visitors House Guests at Beecher Home, 31 Oct 1935, Van Nuys, Los Angeles, CA. 18 Mr. and Mrs. Grant Beecher of Kokomo, Ind., visiting in California for the first time in 20 years, are the house guests until Monday of Mr. Beecher's brother and sister-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Beecher of Van Nuys.
11. Census in 1940 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 19 The 1940 census recorded at 1125 N. Courtland Avenue: Grant Beecher, clerk Nickel Plate Railroad, 69, living with wife Lynne, 66.
12. Residence: 1125 N. Courtland Rd., Kokomo, IN on 16 Feb 1942 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 20
13. Residence: on 10 Oct 1948 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 21
14. Census in 1950 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 22 The 1950 census recorded at 1125 N. Courtland Street: Grant Beecher, 79, living with wife Lynnie T., 77. She was born in Kansas and he in Indiana.
15. Newspaper: Kokomo Tribune: photo of Mr. and Mrs. Grant Beecher: Observe Golden Wedding Date, 22 Dec 1951, Kokomo, Howard, IN. 23 (photo)
16. Newspaper: Kokomo Tribune: Mr. and Mrs. Grant Beecher returned from Albany, N.Y., 5 Nov 1952, Kokomo, Howard, IN. 24 Mr. and Mrs. Grant Beecher, 1135 N. Courtland Ave., have returned from Albany, N. Y., where they attended Saturday the wedding of their grandson, Alfred E. Beecher, which took place at the First Presbyterian Church in that city. The bride is the former Miss Jacques Milner, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. William A. Milner of Albany. Alfred Beecher is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Brazier Beecher of Wyandotte, Mich. He is a member of the senior class at the University of Michigan where he will be a candidate for a degree in electrical engineering next June. The father of the bridegroom was reared in Kokomo.
17. Residence: 1125 N. Courtland, Kokomo, IN on 28 Oct 1954 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 10
18. Death Certificate: Ulysses Simpson Grant Beecher, 22 Mar 1956, Wyandotte, Wayne, MI, United States. 2 Michigan Death Certificate:
19. Obituary: Kokomo Tribune: Deaths: Grant Beecher on 22 Mar 1956 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 4 Ulysses S. Grant Beecher, 85, clerk here for the L. E. & W. division of the Nickel Plate Railroad for several years, died at 4:10 a.m. Thursday in the Wyandotte Hospital in Wyandotte, Mich.
Ulysses married Ethlyn M. Thompson, daughter of William J. Thompson and Celeste Jane Chambers, on 25 Dec 1901 in Anderson, Madison, IN. (Ethlyn M. Thompson was born on 9 Aug 1872 in Burlingame, Osage, KS, USA,10 25 26 27 28 died on 28 Oct 1954 in Kokomo, Howard, IN 4 25 27 28 29 and was buried on 31 Oct 1954 in Mexico: Green Lawn Cemetery, Miami, IN 10 25 27.)
1 , Indiana, Miami County, Jefferson Township, Series: T623 Roll: 393 Page: 136.
2 FamilySearch.org, Michigan, Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FH3N-82R Ulysses Simpson Grant Beecher, 22 Mar 1956.
3 (http://www.pharostribune.com/), 13 Jul 1934, page 7. Obituary of William Beecher.
4 , 22 Mar 1956, page 2. Obituary of Ulysses S. Grant Beecher.
5 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2017," Certificate 022385. Brazier Kirby Beecher. Father Ulysses Simpson Grant Beecher. Mother Lynn Thompson. Informant Alfred E. Beecher.
6 , http://billiongraves.com/pages/record/GrantBeecher/1573299.
7 (Chicago, Brant & Fuller, 1887. Available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=GETWAAAAMAAJ Google Books.), Page 684. Biography of William V. Beecher.
8 , http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=101951880.
9 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2017," Certificate 81-009180. Frederick Kent Beecher. Father Grant Beecher. Mother Linnie Thompson. Spouse/informant Jennie Hale Beecher.
10 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2017," Certificate 30361. Ethlyn M. Beecher. Father Wm J. Thompson. Mother Celesta J. Thompson. Informant Grant Beecher.
11 1880 United States Census, Film T9-0298, Page 461B.
12 , https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MK53-ZC5 Grant Beecher, 1910.
13 , https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MF72-VJP Grant Beecher, 1920.
14 , https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XHMP-NS8 Grant Beecher, 1930.
15 , 5 Mar 1931, page 9.
16 Tombaugh, Wendell C, Fulton County Indiana Obits / Biogs, The Rochester Sentinel. (Tombaugh House, 700 Pontiac St, Rochester IN 46975-1538. 1993.), 1931.
17 , 19 Dec 1933, page 7.
18 , 31 Oct 1935, page 4.
19 , https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V1TC-TG2 Grant Beecher, 1940.
20 Ancestry.com, U.S., World War II Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Frederick Kent Beecher b. 6 Mar 1903 Denver IN.
21 (http://www.pharostribune.com/), 13 Oct 1948, page 13. Obituary of C. M. Mort Beecher.
22 "1950 United States Census," https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:6XLH-P5PL Grant Beecher Kokomo IN.
23 , 22 Dec 1951, page 4. Photo of Mr. and Mrs. Grant Beecher.
24 , 5 Nov 1952, page 8. Marriage of Alfred E. Beecher and Jacques Milner.
25 , http://billiongraves.com/pages/record/EthelynBeecher/1573591.
26 , https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMBC-G52 Linnie M Thompson in entry for William Thompson, 1900.
27 , http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=101951851.
28 , 29 Oct 1954, page 2. Obituary of Mrs. Grant Beecher.
29 (http://www.pharostribune.com/), 30 Oct 1954, page 16. Mrs. Beecher Dies.
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