Mary Beach

1733–12 April 1815 (Age 82)
Newark, Essex, New Jersey, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Beach was born in 1733, in Newark, Essex, New Jersey, British Colonial America, her father, Noah Beach, was 28 and her mother, Hannah Harriman, was 26. She married Nathaniel Ermon Squire on 24 April 1751, in Hanover, Morris, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 12 April 1815, in Livingston, Essex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Morris, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathaniel Ermon Squire
1727–1789
Mary Beach
1733–1815
Marriage: 24 April 1751
Elizabeth Squier
1748–1754
Joseph Squier
1756–
John Squier
1758–1806
Comfort Squire
1764–1786
John Squire
1764–1789
Samuel Squire
1762–
Stephen Squire
1765–1853
Simeon Squire
1766–1866
Mary S Squire
1769–1852
Elizabeth Squier
1770–1841
Nathaniel Squire
1774–1860

Spouse and Children

Children

(11)

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Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (5)

1775
Age 42
"During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the ""Ten Crucial Days"" and remembered by the famous phrase ""the times that try men's souls"". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time."
1776
Age 43
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776
Age 43
New Jersey is the 3rd state.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, Middle English beche, Old English bece, a byform of bæce. Compare Bach 3.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech wood, from Middle English beche ‘beech tree’ (Old English bēce).3 Perhaps also an Americanized form of German Bisch .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Bach
Bisch
Beech
Beecher

Sources (8)

  • Mary Beach Squier, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Nathaniel Squire Abstract of Will
  • Mary Beach, 'WikiTree'

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