|Jacob C. Becher
Another name for Jacob was Jacob Beecher.6
Noted events in his life were:
1. Census in 1850 in Earl Twp., Lancaster, PA. 2 Jacob Beacher, shoemaker, 42, was living with wife Mary, 34; Sarah A., 11; Margarett, 9; Mary, 6; Elias, 4; and Julian, 1. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. Jacob's real estate was value at $800.
2. Census in 1870 in Leacock Twp., Lancaster, PA. 1 Jacob Becher [indexed in Census as Becker but appears as Becher in handwriting], shoemaker, 62, is living with Mary, 55; and Amanda, 12. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. He has no real estate of value and his possessions were worth $800. The post office is Leacock.
Jacob married Mary Yount. (Mary Yount was born on 15 Oct 1815 in , , PA,1 2 3 7 died on 29 May 1898 in , Lancaster, PA 3 7 and was buried in New Holland: Zeltenreich Reformed Church, Lancaster, PA 7.)
1 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Leacock Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1356 Page: 117.
2 <i>1850 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Lancaster County, Earl Township, Series: M432 Roll: 789 Page: 206.
3 <i>Catalogue of Zeltenreich cemetery, containing a short history of the cemetery along with a family index and a related family index</i> (FamilySearch.org Family History Library Microfilm 0020363 Item 12.).
4 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=50122312.
5 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=50719970.
6 Ancestry.com, <i>Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966</i> (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 19100. Elias Y. Beecher. Father Jacob Beecher. Mother Polly Yount.
7 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=50719913.