Johannes Buecher
Elisabeth Catharina Hommel
Henry Beecher Sr.
(1732-After 1795)
(Bef 1752-After 1820)
Peter Beecher


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Peter Beecher

  • Born: 1775, , , PA
  • Died: 5 Apr 1826, Gettysburg, Adams, PA at age 51

   Other names for Peter were Peter Beeher,1 Peter Bücher 2 and Peter Buecher.1

   FamilySearch ID: LDMX-YHV.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Alt. Name: Original surname Bücher with umlaut above u pronounced as Beecher which became the surname used by descendants,,.

2. Newspaper: Gettysburg Compiler: "Died. On Monday the 27th ult. Mr. Peter Beeher, of this borough, aged about 51 years.", 5 Apr 1826, Gettysburg, Adams, PA. 3 Perhaps this is Peter Beecher, son of Henry mentioned in his will? If so, he died 27 Mar 1826 in Gettysburg, and was born about 1775.


1 , Book A:376, Henry's will written 23 Feb. 1795, filed under Becher.

2 (Frederick, MD).

3 (Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania.), 5 Apr 1826, page 3.

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