Noted events in his life were:
1. Occupation: lumber merchant. 1
2. Census in 1880 in Pine Grove Twp., Schuylkill, PA. 4 William Beecher, 29, lumber merchant, is the grandson living in the home of Will
William married Catharine Kline. (Catharine Kline was born on 8 Jan 1807 in Reading, Berks, PA,1 5 died on 20 Mar 1886 in Pine Grove Twp., Schuylkill, PA 1 5 and was buried in Pine Grove: St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Schuylkill, PA 5.)
Shaw, James, <i>Beecher Family Genealogy</i> (Rootsweb:
2 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.), Certificate 5330. Angeline Beecher. Father William Zimmerman. Mother Catherine Cline. Informant: Miss Ella Beecher.
3 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=59750321.
4 1880 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Pine Grove Township, NA Film T9-1193 Page 326A.
5 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=59750336.