Beecher D. Sloop

27 December 1872–9 February 1936 (Age 63)
Paris, Edgar, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Beecher D.

When Beecher D. Sloop was born on 27 December 1872, in Paris, Edgar, Illinois, United States, his father, Harrison William Sloop, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Duell, was 28. He married Anna Sarah Bush on 19 February 1897, in Knappa, Clatsop, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Wapato, Yakima, Washington, United States in 1910 and Parker, Yakima, Washington, United States in 1920. He died on 9 February 1936, in Tieton, Yakima, Washington, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Yakima, Yakima, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Beecher D. Sloop
Anna Sarah Bush
Marriage: 19 February 1897
Mary Ellen Sloop
Francis Victor Sloop
Alexander George Sloop
Bernice Margaret Sloop

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 February 1897Knappa, Clatsop, Oregon, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 3
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries 1885: Yakima, Washington Territory, United States 1889: Yakima, Washington, United States
    1889 · Washington Becomes a State
    Age 17
    On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.

    Name Meaning

    Possibly also an altered form of Dutch Sloep: metonymic occupational name for the owner or sailer of a sloep, small boat with oars and a mast.Americanized form of Swiss German Schlup .

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

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    Sources (28)

    • Beecher D Sloop in entry for Francis V Sloop, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Births, 1842-1917"
    • Beecher E Sloop, "United States Census, 1930"
    • B D Sloof in entry for Alex G Sloof and Norma Peterson, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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