Frederick Augustus Beach

28 November 1825–10 August 1870 (Age 44)
Northfield, Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Frederick Augustus

When Frederick Augustus Beach was born on 28 November 1825, in Northfield, Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States, his father, Isaac Curtis Beach, was 31 and his mother, Eunice Maria Beecher, was 28. He married Martha Julia Ann Foote on 1 October 1848, in Watertown, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, United States for about 10 years. He died on 10 August 1870, in Bristol, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 44.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Augustus Beach
Martha Julia Ann Foote
Marriage: 1 October 1848
Frederic Pierpont Beach
Ella Caroline Beach
Horace Curtis Beach
Walter Clarke Beach
Sarah M Beach
Lizzie Maria Beach

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 October 1848Watertown, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (6)

    1829 · Farmington Canal Opened
    Age 4
    Farmington Canal spans 2,476 acres, starting from New Haven, Connecticut, and on to Northampton, Massachusetts. The groundbreaking for the canal was in 1825 and opened in 1829.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 21
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name from Middle English beche ‘beech-tree’ (Old English bēce) or Middle English beche ‘stream’ (Old English bæce). Middle English beche may be from Old English bēce ‘beech’ or bæce ‘stream’, and without further evidence it is impossible to distinguish these in Middle English.Americanized form of Alsatian and German Bitsch: habitational name from Bitche (German Bitsch) in Alsace and Lorraine, at the foot of the northern slope of the Vosges.Americanized form of German (mainly Hesse) Bitsch: unexplained.

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Frederick A Beach, "United States Census, 1850"
    • F A Beach, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Frederick A Buck in entry for Martha A Foote, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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