Sidwell S. Beecher

23 October 1895–26 January 1956 (Age 60)
Rose Hill Cemetery, Rocky Hill, Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Sidwell S.

When Sidwell S. Beecher was born on 23 October 1895, her mother, Louisa Mary Ann Andrews, was 22 and her mother, Fredrick Fernado Louis Fred Beecher Beach, was 30. She died on 26 January 1956, at the age of 60, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Rocky Hill, Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louisa Mary Ann Andrews
1872–1905
Fredrick Fernado Louis Fred Beecher Beach
1865–1905
Sidwell S. Beecher
1895–1956

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 1
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.
1900 · First U.S.  Navy Submarine Constructed
Age 5
The USS Holland was the first commissioned submarine. It was named after John Philip Holland. It had been laid down in November of 1896 and launched a year later. It was acquired and commissioned in 1900 and decommissioned five years later. The submarine was finally sold in 1913 and put on display until it was scrapped in 1932.
1912 · The Girl Scouts
Age 17
Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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

Beach

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  • Sidwell S Beecher Wilson, "Find A Grave Index"

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