Margaret Beauchamp

30 July 1903–13 April 1926 (Age 22)
Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret

When Margaret Beauchamp was born on 30 July 1903, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Clinton H. Beauchamp, was 36 and her mother, Sallie B. Henry, was 23. She married Ballard Montgomery Tharp on 29 September 1923, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States. She lived in Bewleyville, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Jefferson, Kentucky, United States in 1920. She died on 13 April 1926, in Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Leitchfield, Grayson, Kentucky, United States.

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Ballard Montgomery Tharp
Margaret Beauchamp
Marriage: 29 September 1923

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 September 1923Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
    1904 · The Black Patch War
    Age 1
    From 1904-1909, the Black Patch War took place. This was a war between about 30 counties in southwestern Kentucky and northwestern Tennessee. The war was mostly over the Dark Fired Tobacco that was produced in the area during this time.
    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 7
    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Antoine, Jacques, Yves, Andre, Armand, Emile, Fernand, Marcel, Marthe, Remi, Alcide, Camille.English (of Norman origin) and French: habitational name from any of several places in France, for example in Manche and Somme, that are named with Old French beu, bel ‘fair, lovely’ + champ(s) ‘field, plain’ (from Latin bello campo ‘beautiful field’). In English the surname is generally pronounced Beecham . Compare Bushaw .English: in some cases, an Anglo-Norman French adaptation of Scottish Campbell , by translation into French of the folk etymology de campo bello ‘from the fair field’.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Margaret Beauchamp in household of Edwin Thomas, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Margaret Beauchamp, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
    • Margaret Beauchamp, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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