William Valentine Beecher
(1831-1900)
Julia Ann Beecher
(1835-1915)
Benjamin Fisher
(1822-1888)
Mary Elizabeth Rush
(1827-1910)
George Lincoln Beecher
(1862-1919)
Sarah Emma Fisher
(1858-1942)
Lyman Edgar Beecher
(1886-1974)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Sylvia Della See

Lyman Edgar Beecher 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

  • Born: 13 Dec 1886, Twelve Mile, Cass, IN 1 3 4 5 7 9 11 12
  • Marriage (1): Sylvia Della See on 4 May 1922 in Macy, Miami, IN
  • Died: 28 Jun 1974, Logansport, Cass, IN at age 87 4 7 8 9 12
  • Buried: 30 Jun 1974, Logansport: Ever Rest Memorial Park, Cass, IN 4 7 9

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census in 1900 in Adams Twp., Cass, IN. 1 George L Beicher*, age 37 born Sep 1862, farmer, is found in the 1900 Census in Adams Township in Cass County living with his wife, Sarah E., age 41 born Jul 1858; son Clinton E., 15 born Feb 1885; son Lyman E., 13 born Dec 1886; daughter Wreatha F., 11 born Dec 1888; and son Walter V., 4 born Nov 1895. Everyone was born in Indiana. George and Sarah's fathers were born in Pennsylvania, and their mothers in Ohio. George owned the home. George and Sarah were married 16 years, and 4 of her 5 children were alive in 1900. *While the Census index records Beicher, the handwriting on the census page might be Beecher.

2. Occupation: commercial chauffer living at 3701 18 Avenue South, Minneapolis on 5 Jun 1917 in Minneapolis, Hennepin, MN. 13

3. Residence: on 4 May 1922 in Twelve Mile, Cass, IN.

4. Residence: on 13 Aug 1928 in South Bend, St. Joseph, IN. 14

5. Residence: 418 31st St., South Bend, IN on 22 Jun 1929 in South Bend, St. Joseph, IN. 11

6. Census in 1930 in South Bend, St. Joseph, IN. 15 The 1930 census recorded at 718 Lyman E. Bucher [sic], machinist electrical equipment, 42, living with wife Sophia V., 25; daughter Jennie M., 7; and son George E., 9 months old.

7. Census in 1940 in Logansport, Cass, IN. 16 The 1940 census recorded renting at 1800 Spear Street: Lyman Beecher, milright in machine shop, 53, living with wife Sylvia, 42; daughter Jennie Mae, 17; and son George, 10. Everyone was born in Indiana and was living in the same place in 1935.

8. Residence: on 27 Feb 1942 in Logansport, Cass, IN. 2

9. Newspaper: Kokomo Tribune: 9 Persons Hurt in Flurry of Traffic Accidents Here Following Snow, 1 Mar 1952, Kokomo, Howard, IN. 17 L. E. Beecher and his wife, Sylvia, of Logansport, were taken to Dukes Hospital at Peru after their car was involved in an accident about 10 p. m. Friday, 3 1/2 miles north of Peru on U. S. 31. Their injuried were not believed to be critical.

10. Residence: on 3 Apr 1969 in Logansport, Cass, IN. 18

11. Cause of Death: Lyman died at Memorial Hospital from acute myocardial infarction, due to coronary heart disease, arteriosclerosis, 28 Jun 1974, Logansport, Cass, IN. 7

12. Occupation: retired salesman on 28 Jun 1974 in Logansport, Cass, IN. 7

13. Residence: 2127 Smead St., Logansport, IN 46947 on 28 Jun 1974 in Logansport, Cass, IN. 7

14. Obituary: Pharos-Tribune: obituary of L. E. Beecher on 29 Jun 1974 in Logansport, Cass, IN. 9 L. E. Beecher Services Today
Lyman Edgar Beecher, 77, of 2127 Smead, died at 4:22 p.m. Friday at Memorial Hospital.
Born in Twelve Mile, Dec. 13, 1896, he was the son of George and Sarah Fisher Beecher. He was married to March 4, 1921 to Sylvia See.
He was a retired employe of Sears, Roebuck and Co.
Survivng with his wife are one son, George Edgar, Warsaw; one daughter, Mrs. Jenimae Hunter, 1419 E. Broadway; one brother, Walter, 2313 High St., and four grandchildren.
Services will be at 1 p.m. today at the Fisher Funeral Home, the Rev. Melvin Seeger officiating. Burial will be in the Ever-Rest Memorial Park Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home.

15. Occupation: Westinghous Electric Co. On 9 Jun 2009 in South Bend, St. Joseph, IN.


Lyman married Sylvia Della See, daughter of Sylvanus See and Mary Ellen Trout, on 4 May 1922 in Macy, Miami, IN. (Sylvia Della See was born on 27 Jun 1897 in Macy, Miami, IN,8 19 died on 6 Oct 1983 in Warsaw, Kosciusko, IN 8 12 19 20 and was buried on 8 Oct 1983 in Logansport: Ever Rest Memorial Park, Cass, IN 8 19 20.)


Sources


1 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, Indiana, Cass County, Adams Township, Series: T623 Roll: 362 Page: 1.

2 Tombaugh, Wendell C, <i>Fulton County Indiana Obits / Biogs, The Rochester Sentinel.</i> (Tombaugh House, 700 Pontiac St, Rochester IN 46975-1538. 1993.), 1942, Page 30.

3 Jehu Z. Powell, William T Wilson, <i>History of Cass County, Indiana</i> (Lewis Publishing Company, 1913), Page 1074.

4 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=36210349.

5 <i>United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K872-6F1 Lyman E Beecher, 1917-1918; citing Minneapolis City no 7, Minnesota, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509, FHL microfilm 1675617.

6 <i>Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN)</i> (http://www.pharostribune.com/), 1 Mar 1997, page 2, obituary of Jenimae Beecher Drompp.

7 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Certificate 74-024070 Lyman Edgar Beecher. Father George Beecher. Mother Sarah Fisher. Informant Sylvia See Beecher, wife.

8 <i>Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN)</i> (http://www.pharostribune.com/), 6 Oct 1983, page 2. Obituary of Sylvia Beecher.

9 <i>Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN)</i> (http://www.pharostribune.com/), 29 Jun 1974. Obituary of L. E. Beecher.

10 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Certificate 041279. George Beecher. Father Lyman Beecher. Mother Sylvia See.

11 Ancestry.com, <i>Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940</i>, Certificate 28129. George Edgar Beecher. Father Lyman Edgar Beecher. Mother Sylvia Della See.

12 U.S. Social Security Death Index.

13 <i>United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K872-6F1 Lyman E Beecher, 1917-1918; citing Minneapolis City no 7, Minnesota, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509.

14 Tombaugh, Wendell C, <i>Fulton County Indiana Obits / Biogs, The Rochester Sentinel.</i> (Tombaugh House, 700 Pontiac St, Rochester IN 46975-1538. 1993.), 1928.

15 <i>1930 United States Census</i>, Year: 1930; Census Place: South Bend, St Joseph, Indiana; Roll: 626; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 0055; Image: 1052.0; FHL microfilm: 2340361.

16 <i>1940 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V1RC-31Z Lyman Beecher, Ward 5, Logansport, Eel Township, Cass, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 9-25, sheet 7A, family 192.

17 <i>Kokomo Tribune</i> (Kokomo, Howard, Indiana.), 1 Mar 1952, page 1.

18 Tombaugh, Wendell C, <i>Fulton County Indiana Obits / Biogs, The Rochester Sentinel.</i> (Tombaugh House, 700 Pontiac St, Rochester IN 46975-1538. 1993.), 1969.

19 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011," Certificate 83-036167 Sylvia Beecher. Parents unknown. Informant George Beecher, son.

20 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=36210350.



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