Andrew Jackson Beeson

9 October 1878–13 November 1940 (Age 62)
Williamsport, Washington Township, Warren, Indiana, United States

The Life of Andrew Jackson

When Andrew Jackson Beeson was born on 9 October 1878, in Williamsport, Washington Township, Warren, Indiana, United States, his father, John Beason, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Jane Elwell, was 19. He married Grace Emma Stewart on 19 October 1902, in Warren, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 13 November 1940, in Attica, Logan Township, Fountain, Indiana, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Rainsville, Pine Township, Warren, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Beeson
1878–1940
Grace Emma Stewart
1882–1972
Marriage: 19 October 1902
Lois Irene Beason
1904–1988
Paul Thornton Beason
1907–1964
Marjorie Grace Beason
1918–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 October 1902
Warren, Indiana, United States
children

(3)

    Lois Irene Beason

    Female1904–1988Female

    Paul Thornton Beason

    Male1907–1964Male

    Marjorie Grace Beason

    Female1918–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 18

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: variant of the habitational name Beeston ( see Beaston ). The spelling reflects the local pronunciation of the Nottinghamshire place name, although this form is now quite widespread in England.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Andrew J Becson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jack Benson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Andrew J Beason, "United States Census, 1930"

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