Elmo Lee Beeker

21 August 1889–24 October 1969 (Age 80)
Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Elmo Lee

When Elmo Lee Beeker was born on 21 August 1889, in Tyro, Davidson, North Carolina, United States, his father, Charles Lloyd Beeker, was 21 and his mother, Mary Lula Giles, was 19. He married Alice Myrtle Myers on 25 December 1910, in Davidson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Tyro Township, Davidson, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and Lexington Township, Davidson, North Carolina, United States for about 9 years. In 1969, at the age of 80, his occupation is listed as retired carpenter in Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States. He died on 24 October 1969, in Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Reeds Baptist Church, Davidson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elmo Lee Beeker
1889–1969
Alice Myrtle Myers
1889–1966
Marriage: 25 December 1910
Hilda Mae Beeker
1913–2006
Harold Walton Beeker
1917–2006
Burton Charles Beeker
1919–2015
Melba L. Beeker
1922–2014
George Graham Beeker
1924–2010
Lula Gray Beeker
1931–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1910Davidson, North Carolina, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 1
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage
    Age 8
    In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
    1910 · The BSA is Made
    Age 21
    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

    North German and Dutch: habitational name for someone who lived by a stream, from Middle Low German beke ‘stream, brook’ + the suffix -er, denoting an inhabitant.

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

    Sources (24)

    • Elmo Becker, "United States Census, 1940"
    • E L Becker, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Elmore Becker, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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