Samuel Beecher
(1816-1889)
Margaret Jane Smith
(Abt 1819-Between 1870/1880)
Patrick O'Reilly
John Lyman Beecher
(1853-1932)
Mary Elizabeth O'Reilly
(1859-1947)
Samuel Lyman Beecher
(1886-1949)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Etta Pearl Voorhees
2. Shirley Ann Vogel

Samuel Lyman Beecher 2 3 4 5 6 7

  • Born: 2 May 1886, Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO 3 4 6
  • Marriage (1): Etta Pearl Voorhees on 12 Jun 1916 in Chicago, Cook, IL 1 2
  • Marriage (2): Shirley Ann Vogel
  • Died: 20 Feb 1949, Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO at age 62 4
  • Buried: 23 Feb 1949, Saint Louis: Valhalla Cemetery, St. Louis (City), MO 4

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census in 1900 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 8 John L. Beecher, manager of bakery, 52, born Aug 1847, was married for 15 years to wife Mary, 38, born Dec 1860. Living with them were their twins: Samuel, 14, May 1886; and Daniel, 14, May 1886. John was born in Missouri, his wife in Michigan, and her parents in Ireland. He owned the home at 4929 N Reber Place.

2. Residence: 1908 Gould's Directory: Beecher S Lyman electric r 4929 N Reber pl in 1908 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 9

3. Census in 1910 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 10 The 1910 census recorded owning the home at 4929 Reber Place: Jno L. Beecher, proprietor in bakery, 56, living with wife Mary E., 50, born in Michigan, and sons Adrian, restaurant manager, 23, and Lyman, gas engineer, 23. The men were born in MIssouri. Mary was married for 26 years and had given birth to only 2 children.

4. Occupation: restaurant manager, Saddle Lunch Co., 204 N 6th St., St. Louis, MO on 12 Sep 1918 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 6

5. He was described as medium height, medium build, brown eyes, black hair on 12 Sep 1918 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 6

6. Residence: 3125 Maury Ave., St. Louis, MO on 12 Sep 1918 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 6

7. Census in 1920 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 11 The 1920 census recorded renting a home at 3125 Maury Avenue: Samuel Beecher, restaurant manager, 35,living with wife Pearl, 35; and Ben Snedeker, 16. Sam and his father were born in Missouri, and his mother in Michigan. Pearl, her mother, Ben, and Ben's father were born in Illinois. Pearl's father was born in New York.

8. Census in 1930 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 1 Owning the home at 4929 Reber Place was Jno L. Beecher, 76, married to wife Mary, 70. At their time of marriage he was 39, she was 25 [26?]. He was born in Missouri, his father in Maryland, and mother in Kentucky. She was born in Michigan of Irish parents. With them was son Samuel, 43, married at age 31 to his wife Pearl, 47, who was 35 at time of marriage. Samuel was born in Missouri; Pearl and her parents in Illinois. John had no occupation; Samuel serviced refrigerators.

9. Residence: 4935 Reber Place, St. Louis, MO on 14 Mar 1938 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 12

10. Residence: 8610 Lackland Rd on 14 Oct 1947 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO.

11. Death Certificate: 20 Feb 1949, Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO. 4 Missouri Death Certificate 5949

Full name: Samuel Lyman Beecher
Place of death: St. Louis MO Jewish Hospital
Address: 8610 Lackland Rd., Overland, MO
Date of death: Feb 20 1949
Male, white, married
Date of birth: May 2, 1886. Age 62-9-2
Occupation: Restaurant owner
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri
Father's name: John L. Beecher
Mother's maiden name: Mary O'Rielly
Name of wife: Shirley
Informant: Shirley Beecher, 8610 Lackland Rd.
Cause of death: coronary occlusion
Burial: 2-23-1949 Valhalla Cemetery, St. Louis County, MO


Samuel married Etta Pearl Voorhees, daughter of Charles A. Voorhees and Ella, on 12 Jun 1916 in Chicago, Cook, IL.1 2 (Etta Pearl Voorhees was born on 22 May 1877 in Jerseyville, Jersey, IL,12 died on 14 Mar 1938 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO 12 and was buried on 18 Mar 1938 in Saint Louis: Valhalla Cemetery, St. Louis (City), MO 12.)


Samuel next married Shirley Ann Vogel, daughter of John N. Vogel and Margaret B. Egan. (Shirley Ann Vogel was born on 12 Aug 1888 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO,13 14 died on 21 Oct 1963 in Saint Louis, St. Louis, MO 5 13 14 and was buried on 23 Oct 1963 in Saint Louis: Calvary Cemetery and Mausoleum, St. Louis, MO, USA 13 14.)


Sources


1 <i>1930 United States Census</i>, Missouri, Saint Louis (City), Saint Louis District 165, Roll 1241 Page 12A.

2 <i>Illinois, Cook County Marriages, 1871-1920</i> (www.FamilySearch.org), https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N7ZJ-BP2 Samuel L. Beecher and Pearl Snedeker, 12 Jun 1916.

3 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, Missouri, Saint Louis (City), Saint Louis Ward24, Roll T623-899, Page 11B.

4 <i>Missouri Death Cerfiticate</i> (http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/), Death certificate 5949, Samuel L. Beecher.

5 <i>Casetext</i>, https://casetext.com/case/biedenstein-v-st-louis-janitor.

6 <i>United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K3TM-841 Samuel Lyman Beecher, 1917-1918; citing St. Louis City no 24, Missouri, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509.

7 John W. Leonard, <i>A Biographical Dictionary of Leading Living Men of the City of St. Louis and Vicinity</i> (The St. Louis Republic, 1906.), Page 46, John Lyman Beecher.

8 <i>1900 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3DH-TGQ John L Beecher, Missouri, Saint Louis (City), Saint Louis Ward 24, Roll T623-899, Page 11B.

9 Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, 1908 Gould's St. Louis Directory. Page 171. Online image 81. Beecher.

10 <i>1910 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M21Z-1M8 Year: 1910; Census Place: St Louis Ward 24, Saint Louis City, Missouri; Roll: T624_814; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0380; FHL microfilm: 1374827.

11 <i>1920 United States Census</i>, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M88W-6X3 Samuel Beecher, , , Missouri; citing enumeration district (ED) , sheet 1A, family 8, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820960.

12 <i>Missouri Death Cerfiticate</i> (http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/), Certificate 8932. Etta Pearl Beecher. Parents not known. Spouse/informant Samuel L. Beecher. http://www.sos.mo.gov/images/archives/deathcerts/1938/1938_00008931.PDF.

13 <i>Find A Grave</i>, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=48286367.

14 <i>Missouri Death Cerfiticate</i> (http://www.sos.mo.gov/archives/resources/deathcertificates/), Death certificate 63-041189, Shirley A. Beecher, father John Vogel, mother Margaret Egan.



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