John Beecher
(Abt 1811-1855)
Lydia Leeper
(1817-1850)
Edward Long
Mary Ann Beacaw
Cornelius Christian Beecher
(1845-1920)
Emma Margaret Long
(1847-1897)
George Henry Beecher
(1886-1961)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Carrie Mae Keener
2. Anna G.

George Henry Beecher 2 3 4 5

  • Born: 20 Dec 1886, Gettysburg, Adams, PA 2 4 6 7 8
  • Marriage (1): Carrie Mae Keener on 23 Jun 1912 in York, York, PA 1
  • Marriage (2): Anna G.
  • Died: 29 Apr 1961, , Saline, AR at age 74 7
  • Buried: Benton: New Rosemont Cemetery, Saline, AR 7

   Another name for George was Harry Beecher.6 9 10

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census in 1900 in Cumberland Twp., Adams, PA. 6 Cornelius Beecher, farmer, 55, born Feb 1845, widowed, was living with son Harry, at school, 13, born Dec 1886. Also with them is boarder H. Margaret Miller, house keeper, 45, born Feb 1855, widowed. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

2. Newspaper: Gettysburg Compiler: "G. H. Beecher of the training ship Lancaster, spent part of his 13 days furlouigh with his father at Greenmount.", 8 Nov 1905, Gettysburg, Adams, PA. 11

3. Census in 1910 in Columbia, Lancaster, PA. 12 The 1910 census recorded John M. Adams, heater in rolling mill, 32, with wife Minnie G., 30, and son John Adams, 7; and Minnie's brother George H. Beecher, laborer in rolling mill, 33, single, all as lodgers in the household of John N. Caton, railroad conductor, 50, and his wife Emma F., 42. John M. Adams was born in Maryland and his mother in Pennsylvania and father in the United States. Minnie, son John, and George Beecher and their parents were born in Pennsylvania. John and Minnie were married for 13 years and she had birthed 3 children, 1 alive in 1910.

4. Occupation: 1916 Grocers Retail: Beecher Carrie M Mrs. 591 Greenwood av in 1916 in Detroit, Wayne, MI. 13

5. Military Draft: World War I Draft Registration, 5 Jun 1917, Detroit, Wayne, MI. 8

6. Occupation: Handyman at Detroit Auto Specialty Co. On 5 Jun 1917 in Detroit, Wayne, MI. 8

7. Residence: 243 Kirby W., Detroit, Michigan on 5 Jun 1917 in Detroit, Wayne, MI. 8

8. Residence: on 7 Feb 1920 in Detroit, Wayne, MI. 9

9. Census in 1930 in Detroit, Wayne, MI. 14 The 1930 census recorded renting at 916 Lathrop: George Beecher, foreman in adding machine company, 42, born in Pennsylvania, living with wife Anna, running a boarding house, 48, born in Arkansas. Her father was born in Alabama and her mother in Tennessee. Also living with them are 6 people who are boarding in their home.

10. Census in 1940 in Plymouth, Wayne, MI. 15 The 1940 census recorded owning a $4000 home at 289 W. Spring: George H. Beecher, bench foreman at adding machine company, 52, born in Pennsylvania, living with his wife Anna, 58, born in Arkansas, and a lodger, Ethel Sameski, timekeeper at adding machine company, 27, born in Michigan. In 1935 George and Anna were living in Detroit.

11. Residence: 289 W. Spring Street, Plymouth, Michigan on 27 Apr 1942 in Plymouth, Wayne, MI. 2

12. Residence: 1946 Plymouth City Directory: Beecher Geo H (Anna V) asmblr Burroughs Add Mach h289 W Spring in 1946 in Plymouth, Wayne, MI. 16

13. Residence: on 3 Jul 1954 in Benton, Saline, AR, USA. 5


George married Carrie Mae Keener, daughter of James D. Keener and Sarah A. Sixe, on 23 Jun 1912 in York, York, PA.1 (Carrie Mae Keener was born on 15 Dec 1884 in York, York, PA 17 and died on 17 Jul 1962 in Detroit, Wayne, MI.)


George next married Anna G. (Anna G. was born on 4 Sep 1877 in , , AR,8 15 died on 19 Mar 1967 8 and was buried in Benton: New Rosemont Cemetery, Saline, AR 8.)


Sources


1 FamilySearch.org, <i>Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VFSL-CVH George Henry Beecher and Carrie M. Keener, 1912.

2 FamilySearch.org, <i>United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/J49T-CRL George Henry Beecher, 1942.

3 FamilySearch.org, <i>Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KFH3-ML5 death of Raymond S Beecher, 1927.

4 Ancestry.com, <i>U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007</i> (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), George Henry Beecher.

5 <i>Gettysburg Times (Gettysburg, PA)</i>, 5 Jul 1954, page 1. Obituary of Mrs. Mary Pittenturf.

6 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Cumberland Township, Series: T623 Roll: 1354 Page: 109.

7 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=25564721.

8 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=25564727.

9 <i>Gettysburg Compiler</i> (Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania.), 7 Feb 1920, page 1. Obituary of Cornelius Beecher.

10 <i>Gettysburg Times (Gettysburg, PA)</i>, 2 Nov 1942, page 4. Obituary of Mrs. John Adams.

11 <i>Gettysburg Compiler</i> (Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania.), 8 Nov 1905, page 5.

12 <i>1910 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MGZW-RCR John M. Adams and George H. Beecher in household of John N Caton, Columbia Ward 1, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 14, sheet 12A, family 239.

13 Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, Detroit, Michigan, City Directory, 1916, printed page 3543; online image 1585 of 1713.

14 <i>1930 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X7MB-RJL George Beecher, 1930.

15 <i>1940 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KHMD-352 George H Beecher, 1940.

16 Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, 1946 Plymouth, Michigan City Directory, printed page 28, online image 13 of 223.

17 Ancestry.com, <i>U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007</i> (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), Carrie Keener Beecher, SSN 374146217.



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