Sylvester Beecher
(1786-1855)
Betsy Bushnell
(1797-1884)
Henry Beecher
(1817-1870)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Laura Clark
2. Rachel Shannon

Henry Beecher 1

  • Born: 18 Sep 1817, Shalersville Twp., Portage, OH 1
  • Marriage (1): Laura Clark on 21 Sep 1857
  • Marriage (2): Rachel Shannon on 23 Jul 1861
  • Died: 16 Apr 1870 at age 52

   FamilySearch ID: 9SLK-TTZ.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census in 1860 in Garrettsville, Portage, OH. 1 Samuel S. Beecher, 32, merchant, was living with wife Maria, 23; Clara E., 5; Cora E., 3; Harriet, 10; John, 19, merchants clerk. [Listing Harriet and John after the younger children indicates they are not Samuel's Beechers, but perhaps siblings, or their father is the Henry below.] Also with them: Franklin Raymer, 23, and Eliza Wood, 23, house work. Samuel's real estate was valued at $3,300, his personal estate at $7,000.

The next household is Lavinia H?nut, 40, house keeper; her daughters Caroline E. 41, and Loveland C. 17; and Henry Beecher, 42, merchant. Henry's real estate was worth $5,780 and personal estate $25,000.

Everyone was born in Ohio, except Eliza in Pennsylvania, and Lavinia in New York.


Henry married Laura Clark on 21 Sep 1857.


Henry next married Rachel Shannon on 23 Jul 1861. (Rachel Shannon was born on 10 Oct 1835 in Youngstown, Mahoning, OH.)


Sources


1 1860 United States Census, Ohio, Portage County, Garrettsville, Series: M653 Roll: 1025 Page: 127-128.



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