Elmer Emery Beach

20 September 1875–13 June 1953 (Age 77)
Santa Barbara, California, United States

The Life of Elmer Emery

Elmer Emery Beach was born on 20 September 1875. He lived in Montecito, Santa Barbara, California, United States in 1920 and Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States in 1930. He died on 13 June 1953, in Santa Barbara, California, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States.

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Elmer Emery Beach
1875–1953
Hattie Diefenbacher
1879–1967

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 16

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream, Middle English beche, Old English bece, a byform of bæce. Compare Bach 3.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a beech tree or beech wood, from Middle English beche ‘beech tree’ (Old English bēce).3 Perhaps also an Americanized form of German Bisch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elmer E Beach, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Elmer E Beach, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elmer E Beach, "United States Census, 1930"

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