Clinton Everett Beecher
Grace Hazel Condon
Lester Lee Bickett
Emma Hazel Sphar
Marion Wallace Beecher
Esther Catherine Bickett
Harland Kip Beecher


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1. Carol Jean Hohman

2. Geraldine Mae Wyatt

Harland Kip Beecher 5 6 7 8 9 10

  • Born: 16 Jul 1938, Gary, Lake, IN 3 6 7 10
  • Marriage (1): Carol Jean Hohman on 7 Oct 1956 in Idaville, White, IN 1 2 3
  • Marriage (2): Geraldine Mae Wyatt on 14 Jan 1977 in , Clark, NV 4
  • Died: 27 May 2000, Grover Beach, San Luis Obispo, CA at age 61 5 6 7 8

   FamilySearch ID: L66Q-C65.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Residence: 6420 Jackson Ave., Hammond, IN in 1938 in Hammond, Lake, IN. 10

2. Census in 1940 in California Township, Starke, IN. 11 The 1940 census recorded Marion Beecher, farmer, 23, living with wife Esther, 21, and son Harlan, 1. Esther was born in Ohio, the others in Indiana. In 1935, Marion was in rural Cass, Indiana, and Esther lived in Lacrosse, LaPorte, Indiana.

3. Census in 1950 in Boone Township, Cass, IN. 12 The 1950 census recorded Marion W. Beecher, farmer, 33, living with wife Esther C., poultry chores on farm, 30; son Harland K. 11; and son Jim L., 6. Everyone was born in Indiana.

4. Newspaper: Pharos-Tribune: Births: Memorial Hospital: Born to Mr. And Mrs. Harland (Kip) Beecher, Royal Center, a daughter., 21 Feb 1961, Logansport, Cass, IN. 13

5. Residence: Beecher, Harland K (Carol J) herdsmn Perrilli Minetti h 807 19th Ave, Delano, CA in 1967 in Delano, Kern, CA. 14

6. Residence: 3347 Quail Meadows Drive, Santa Maria, CA 93455 on 1 Nov 1990 in Santa Maria, Santa Barbara, CA. 15

7. Residence: in 1988 in Grover Beach, San Luis Obispo, CA. 16

8. Residence: 1630 Longbranch Ave, Grover Beach, CA, 93433 in 1995 in Grover Beach, San Luis Obispo, CA. 17

9. Obituary: The Tribune: obituary of Harland Kip Beecher on 29 May 2000 in San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo, CA, USA. 8 Harland Kip Beecher, 61, of Grover Beach, died Saturday, May 27, 2000 at his home. A memorial service will be held today at 3 p.m. at the Marshall-Spoo Sunset Funeral Chapel in Grover Beach. Officiating will be Pastor Bob Ainsworth, associate pastor of the New Life Community Church of the Nazarene in Pismo Beach. Mr. Beecher was born in Gary, Ind. on July 15, 1938. He lived in the Grover Beach area for 17 years, coming from Shafter. For the past two years he worked for Vons and was a member of the UFCW Local 1036. Mr. Beecher is survived by his wife, Jerry Beecher of Grover Beach; his mother, Esther Beecher of Royal Center, Ind.; children Bruce Kip Beecher and wife Debbie of Bakersfield, Pam Broadrick and husband Jeff of Downs, Ill., Greg Paul and wife Tami of Stockton, Richard Paul and wife Jane of Bakersfield and Susan Oliveira and husband Andy of Stockton; sister Connie Phillips and husband Ken of Royal Center, Ind.; brother Jim Beecher and wife Betty of Royal Center, Ind.; nine grandchildren: Desiree Beecher of Bakersfield, Dillon Broadrick and Bryce Broadrick of Downs, Ill., Tiffany Lupul of Stockton, James Paul of Los Osos, Robert Paul and Valerie Paul of Bakersfield, Jennie Oliveira of Stockton and Brian Oliveira of Cupertino. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 1710 Gilbreth Road, Burlingame, CA 94010. Arrangements are under the direction of the Marshall-Spoo Sunset Chapel in Grover Beach.

Harland married Carol Jean Hohman, daughter of Lewellyn Glen Hohman and Nellie Weaver, on 7 Oct 1956 in Idaville, White, IN.1 2 3 The marriage ended in divorce in May 1974. (Carol Jean Hohman was born on 21 Aug 1938 in Idaville, White, IN 3.)

  Noted events in their marriage were:

1. Harland and Carol obtained a marriage license Harland and Carol Jean Beecher remarried a 2nd time following their first divorce on 27 Apr 1975 in , Clark, NV. 18

2. They were divorced in May 1974 in Kern, California. 19

Harland next married Geraldine Mae Wyatt, daughter of Phillip Andrew Wyatt and Stella Frances Leitner, on 14 Jan 1977 in , Clark, NV.4 (Geraldine Mae Wyatt was born on 20 Aug 1928 in Santa Maria, Santa Barbara, CA 3 20 21.)


1, California, Divorce Index, 1966-1984, Carol J Hohman and Harland K Beecher, 1976.

2, California, Divorce Index, 1966-1984, Carol J Hohman and Harland K Beecher, 1974.

3 Descendants of David Dean (Patricia Diane Portenier,,

4, Nevada, U.S., Marriage Index, 1956-2005 (Clark County, Nevada Marriage Bureau. Clark County, Nevada Marriage Index, 1956-1966. Las Vegas, Nevada: Clark County, Nevada Marriage Bureau.), Harland Kip Beecher and Geraldine Mae Paul, 1977.

5 Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN) (, 22 Dec 2010, obituary of Connie S. Phillips nee Beecher.

6 U.S. Social Security Death Index, Harland K Beecher, 27 May 2000; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

7, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), Harland Kip Beecher, father Marion W. Beecher, mother Esther C. Bickett.

8 "The Tribune (San Luis Obispo, CA)," 29 May 2000, page 8. Obituary of Harland Kip Beecher.


10, Indiana, U.S., Birth Certificates, 1907-1944, Harland Kip Beecher b. 16 Jul 1938 Gary IN father Marion Beecher mother Esther Bickett.

11 1940 United States Census, Harlan Beecher in household of Marion Beecher, California Township, Starke, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 75-1, sheet 7A, family 87.

12 "1950 United States Census," Marion W Beecher Boone Twp Cass IN.

13 Pharos-Tribune (Logansport, IN) (, 21 Feb 1961, page 11.

14, U.S., City Directories, 1822-1995, 1967 Delano, California City Directory. Harland K. Beecher. Printed page 17, online image 117.

15, United States Public Records Index, Harland K Beecher, 01 Nov 1990.

16 Rochester Sentinel, Rochester, Indiana, Obituaries, Tuesday, April 5, 1988.

17, U.S. Public Records Index (Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings.), Vol. 1., Harland K. Beecher, Grover Beach, CA.

18, Nevada, U.S., Marriage Index, 1956-2005 (Clark County, Nevada Marriage Bureau. Clark County, Nevada Marriage Index, 1956-1966. Las Vegas, Nevada: Clark County, Nevada Marriage Bureau.), Harland Kip Beecher and Carol Jean Beecher, 27 Apr 1975.

19 The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "FamilySearch," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 20 Dec 2022), entry for Carol Jean Hohman, person ID LF2L-GJF.

20, United States Public Records Index, Geraldine Mae Beecher, 01 Jun 2000-01 Oct 2007.

21 and, California Birth Index, 1905-1995, Geraldine Mae Wyatt, 1928.

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