Peter Beecher Sr.
(Abt 1790-After 1850)
Catherine Cashman
(Abt 1792-1855)
Daniel Keefauver
(1809-1892)
Elizabeth Ann Wood
(1815-1863)
John Beecher
(Abt 1811-1855)
Matilda Mary Keafauver
(1836-1905)
Amanda C. Beecher
(1851-1925)

 

Family Links

Spouses/Children:
1. John W. Baxley

Amanda C. Beecher 2 3 4

  • Born: 1851, , Adams, PA 2 3 5
  • Marriage (1): John W. Baxley on 11 Feb 1875 in Gettysburg, Adams, PA 1
  • Died: 14 Sep 1925, Tulare, Tulare, CA at age 74 5 6 7
  • Buried: Tulare: Tulare Cemetery, Tulare, CA 5

  Death Notes:

In the California Death records her age is 74 at time of death.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1860 in Cumberland Twp., Adams, PA. 2 Amanda Beecher, 8, and her brother Daniel Beecher, 5, were living in the household of George Arendt, 22, and his wife Matilda, 24. Also there were Jacob Arendt, 3; and Clara Arendt, 1. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. The post office was Green Mount, PA.

2. Census in 1870 in Cumberland Twp., Adams, PA. 3 George Orrant, day laborer, 32, was living with wife Matilda, 34. Also with them: Amanda Beecher, 18; Daniel Beecher, 16, working of farm; Jacob Orrant, 13; Samuel Orrant, 10; Annie Orrant, 8; and John Orrant, 6. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. George's real estate was worth $700, personal estate $470. The post office was Gettysburg.

3. Book: History of Tulare and Kings counties, California, 1913.
Amanda C. Beecher Baxley appears in the biography on page 553.


Amanda married John W. Baxley on 11 Feb 1875 in Gettysburg, Adams, PA.1 (John W. Baxley was born on 8 Feb 1851 in , Berkeley, WV,8 died on 22 Sep 1929 in Tulare, Tulare, CA 7 8 9 and was buried in Tulare: Tulare Cemetery, Tulare, CA 8.)


Sources


1 <i>Pennsylvania, Marriages, 1709-1940</i> (FamilySearch.org), https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/V26V-T6S John W. Baxley and Amanda C. Beecher, 1875.

2 <i>1860 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Cumberland Township, Series: M653 Roll: 1057 Page: 47.

3 <i>1870 United States Census</i>, Pennsylvania, Adams County, Cumberland Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1289 Page: 55.

4 Shull, William F, <i>The Lineage of Christian Kersheman 1774-1893</i> (1893. Original copy in possession of Arthur Weaner, 145 Weaner Rd, Gettysburg PA 17325-8118.).

5 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39467477.

6 California Vital Records, California Death Index, 1905-1929.

7 Beecher, Dianne, <i>Interview with Dianne Beecher, wife of William E. Beecher, son of Arthur L. Beecher.</i> (June 11, 2008).

8 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39467451.

9 <i>Tulare Daily Advance Register</i> (Tulare, Tulare County, California.), 23 Sep 1929, obituary of John W. Baxley.



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