Frederick Augustus Beach

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

The Life 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

1 October 1848
Watertown, Litchfield, Connecticut, United States


    Frederic Pierpont Beach


    Ella Caroline Beach




    Sarah M Beach


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Isaac Curtis Beach


    Eunice Maria Beecher




    Sarah M. Beach


    Caroline E. Beach


    Nancy Louisa Beach


    Burr Smith Beach



+6 More Children

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

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Frederick A Beach, "United States Census, 1850"
  • F A Beach, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Frederick G Beach, "United States Census, 1870"

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