Frank Beecher

10 December 1885–1 January 1919 (Age 33)
Elba, Cassia, Idaho, United States

The Life Summary of Frank

When Frank Beecher was born on 10 December 1885, in Elba, Cassia, Idaho, United States, his father, Osmer Frederick Beecher, was 30 and his mother, Abigail Lucina Zundel, was 26. He married Sarah Hattie Parsons on 12 October 1910, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Arlington, Virginia, United States in 1977. He died on 1 January 1919, in Elba, Cassia, Idaho, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Elba, Cassia, Idaho, United States.

Photos and Memories (10)

Do you know Frank? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Frank Beecher
Sarah Hattie Parsons
Marriage: 12 October 1910
Fred Parsons Beecher
William Raleigh Beecher
Gail Beecher

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 October 1910Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    Age 5
    Idaho is the 43rd state.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 11
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    English (Kent): from Middle English becher, denoting one who lived by a beech-tree, from an agent derivative of Middle English beche ‘beech-tree’ (see Beach ), the -er suffix having a locative sense. This English name is also common in Ireland, particularly in Cork.Americanized form of German Bücher (cognate with 1 above) (see Bucher ).

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (49)

    • Frank Beecher in entry for William Raleigh Beecher, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Frank Bucher in household of Fred O Bucher, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Frank Beecher, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.