Martin Reed Beebe

Brief Life History of Martin Reed

When Martin Reed Beebe was born on 15 February 1903, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States, his father, Gilbert Reed Beebe, was 39 and his mother, Emma Adelicia Bunce, was 33. He married Winona Valeria Smith on 27 November 1929, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Junction Election Precinct, Piute, Utah, United States in 1940 and Junction, Piute, Utah, United States in 1950. He died on 28 April 1988, in Draper, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Junction Cemetery, Junction, Piute, Utah, United States.

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Martin Reed Beebe
Winona Valeria Smith
Marriage: 27 November 1929
Priscilla Dean Beebe
Thomas Reed Beebe
Jerolyn Winona Beebe

Sources (35)

  • Read M Beebe, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
  • Mr. M Reed Beebe, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

World Events (8)


St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.


Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English (Midlands): variant of Beeby 1.

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

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4b - Poems Reed Wrote and Reading He Would Give.

October 16, 1983. 33 years ago today 10-16-1950, I left Circleville with a saddle horse and 4 pack mules for the west desert where I spent my last winter in Southern Utah with Doug Cannon’s sheep. B …

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