Elmira Beecher 1 2
- Born: 20 Mar 1831, , , PA 1 3
- Christened: 17 Jan 1833, New Holland: Trinity Lutheran Church, Lancaster, PA 3
Another name for Elmira was Elmira Bucher.3
Noted events in her life were:
1. Census in 1850 in Mifflin Twp., Franklin, OH. 1 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.
<i>1850 United States Census</i>, Ohio, Franklin County, Mifflin Township, Series: M432 Roll: 680 Page: 87.
FamilySearch.org, <i>Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X66B-ZQR Gilbert Fravel and Elmira Beecher in entry for Oliver Franklin Fravel.
<i>Trinity Lutheran Church, New Holland, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania</i> (Note: Some very early records that appear in this church register were from Muddy Creek Lutheran Church in Brecknock Township, before the congregation moved to New Holland.).