Louisa Collier


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Louisa Collier

  • Born: Jan 1844, La Plata, Charles, MD, United States
  • Marriage (1): James Beecher <1865> 1

   FamilySearch ID: GF42-PLY.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1900 in Queenstown, Queen Anne's, MD. 1 James Beecher, bridge keeper, 63, born Sep 1836, was married for 35 years to Louisa, 56, born Jan 1844. She had birthed 13 children, 6 still alive in 1900. Living with them: Joseph H., 23, Feb 1877; Luther L., 21, Apr 1879; William, 15; Sep 1884; Benjamin F., 13, Oct 1886. Also with them: Richard L. Collier, brother in law, 35, Apr 1865, indicating that Louisa a Collier. Everyone and their parents were born in Maryland.

On the same census page a few households later is listed:
Wrightson Beecher, 28, born Feb 1872, was married for 6 years to wife Sallie, 25, Feb 1875. She had birthed 3 children, one still alive in 1900: Mildred, 1, born Aug 1878. Sallie and her parents were born in Delaware, all others and their parents in Maryland. Wrightson's occupation was "oyster tonger."

Louisa married James Beecher, son of James Beecher and Sarah Collier, <1865>.1 (James Beecher was born in Sep 1836 in Grasonville, Queen Anne's, MD 1 2.)


1 1900 United States Census, Maryland, Queen Anne County, Queenstown, Series: T623 Roll: 626 Page: 145.

2 1850 United States Census, Maryland, Queen Anne's County, 5th Election District, Series: M432 Roll: 296 Page: 249.

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