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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Andrew Jackson Beeson
Grace Emma Stewart
Marriage: 19 October 1902
Lois Irene Beason
Paul Thornton Beason
Marjorie Grace Beason

Spouse and Children

19 October 1902
Warren, Indiana, United States


    Lois Irene Beason


    Paul Thornton Beason


    Marjorie Grace Beason


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+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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