John Jacob Beacher Sr.
(1812-After 1880)
Angeline Eisenhuth
(1815-1885)
Daniel Ocum
(Abt 1817-Bef 1860)
Mary A. Miller
(Abt 1818-)
John Jacob Beacher Jr.
(1840-1915)
Angeline Ocum
(1845-1918)
Mary Ellen Beacher
(1867-1950)

 

Family Links

Spouses/Children:
1. Cox

2. William Bright
3. Charles Harrison Felty

Mary Ellen Beacher 2 3 4 5 6

  • Born: 31 Aug 1867, , Schuylkill, PA 3
  • Marriage (1): Cox
  • Marriage (2): William Bright
  • Marriage (3): Charles Harrison Felty on 20 Jun 1909 in Wilmington, New Castle, DE 1 2
  • Died: 20 Apr 1950, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA at age 82 4
  • Buried: 24 Apr 1950, Roslyn: Hillside Cemetery, Montgomery, PA, USA 4

   Other names for Mary were Nell Beacher 7 and Nellie Beacher.8

  Noted events in her life were:

1. She appeared on the census in 1870 in New Castle Twp., Schuylkill, PA. 3 The 1870 census lists Jacob Beacher Jr., laborer, 30; Angeline, 28; and Mary Ellen, 3. Everyone is born in Pennsylvania. Jacob has no real estate of value, so he is probably renting.. The post office is Broad Mountain.

2. She appeared on the census in 1880 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 9 Jacob was recorded in the 1880 Census as John J. Deacher, 41, miner, living with his wife Angeline, 34; Mary E., 12; Thomas F., 6; and Catherine A., 4. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

3. Residence: on 20 Jun 1909 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 1

4. She appeared on the census in 1910 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 10 The 1910 census recorded renting at 2445 16th Street: Charles H. Felty, railroad baggage master, 39, living with wife Nellie, 39. The census records it is the second marriage for both, so this Nellie is Nellie (Mary Ellen) Beacher. Nellie had previously birthed 3 children by 1910 and all were alive that year, but none were living with her. Also in the home was brother-in-law Harry Beacher, carpenter, 30, married 7 years ago, but he is without his wife. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

5. She appeared on the census in 1920 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 8 The 1920 census recorded owning a home at 4564 19th Street: Charles H. Felty, steam railroad conductor, 48, living with wife Nellie M., 48; and daughter Sarah E. Humphries, examiner in yarn mill, 26. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

6. She appeared on the census in 1930 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 11 The 1930 census recorded owning a $6,000 home at 4564 N. 19th Street: Charles H. Felty, rail road conductor, 59, living with wife Mary E., 58; stepdaughter Sarah Bright, private practical nurse, 36, single; and granddaughter Victoria Adams, 14. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania except Victoria's father in England. Charles and Mary were married at age 20 and 21 respectively, so, about 1893.

7. She appeared on the census in 1940 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 12 The 1940 census recorded renting at 4560 N. Smedley: Charles H. Felty, 69, living with wife Mary E., 69; and stepdaughter Sarah Bright, private nurse, 48, single. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. They lived in the same place in 1935.

8. Residence: on 16 Nov 1948 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 6

9. Cause of Death: Mary Ellen died at Germantown Dispensary and Hospital from cerebral hemorrhage due to arteriosclerosis, heart disease, 20 Apr 1950, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 4

10. Residence: 1636 Blavis Street, Philadelphia, Pa. On 20 Apr 1950 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 4


Mary married Cox.


Mary next married William Bright. (William Bright was born in , , PA.)


Mary next married Charles Harrison Felty, son of Ezra Daniel Felty and Emma Rebecca Moyer, on 20 Jun 1909 in Wilmington, New Castle, DE.1 2 (Charles Harrison Felty was born on 20 Oct 1870 in Pine Grove, Schuylkill, PA 1 12 13 14 15, christened on 11 Dec 1870 in Pine Grove: St. Jacob Evangelical Lutheran Church, Schuylkill, PA, USA,13 died on 10 Jan 1957 15 and was buried in Roslyn: Hillside Cemetery, Montgomery, PA, USA.)


Sources


1 Ancestry.com, Delaware Marriage Records, 1806-1933, Online image 15. Chas. H. Felty (son of Ezra Felty & Anna Moyer) married Mary A. Beacher (daughter of John Beacher & Angeline Ocum).

2 Ancestry.com, Delaware Marriage Records, 1806-1933, Online image 2. Marriage Certificate. DE > New Castle > 1909. Charles H. Felty & Mary E. Beecher.

3 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, New Castle Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1450 Page: 628.

4 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 36542. Mary Ellen Felty. Father John J. Beacher. Mother Agnes Buchanan.

5 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 77121. Carrie Long. Father William Bright. Mother Mary E. Beacher. Spouse William Long.

6 Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, PA), 16 Nov 1948, page 18. Obituary of Thomas Beecher.

7 Genealogy Research conducted by Bruce Franklin Beacher Ph.D. (1919-2004), Letter from Albert Horrox in 1980.

8 1920 United States Census, Year: 1920; Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 42, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1643; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 1564; Image: 742.

9 1880 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MWV4-FQ6 John J. Deacher, Shenandoah, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 50B, family 0.

10 1910 United States Census, Year: 1910; Census Place: Philadelphia Ward 28, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: T624_1402; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 0644; FHL microfilm: 1375415.

11 1930 United States Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Roll: 2136; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 1079; Image: 279.0; FHL microfilm: 2341870.

12 1940 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KQ4H-XQP Charles H Felty, Ward 49, Philadelphia, Philadelphia City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 51-2156, sheet 14B, family 281.

13 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, PA > Schuylkill > Pine Grove > St. Jacob Evangelical Lutheran Church. Charles Harrison Felty, father Ezra, mother Emma. Online image 106.

14 1900 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M37D-RYL Charles H Felty in household of Mary E Jones, Philadelphia city Ward 9, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States; citing sheet 4A, family 66, NARA microfilm publication T623.

15 Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), SSN 716012042 Charles Harrison Felty, b. 20 Oct 1870 d. 10 Jan 1957.



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