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Birth, Death and Marriage Records for the Beecher Family History

Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Beecher Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources listed below it will be possible to locate a birth record and, from that record, a birth certificate may be obtainable which is likely to list the names of the parents, therefore taking you back another generation. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Beecher family tree.

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Some Famous People with the surname of Beecher

Wikipedia Henry Ward Beecher (June 24, 1813 ? March 8, 1887) was a prominent, Congregationalist clergyman, social reformer, abolitionist, and speaker in the mid to late 19th century.
Wikipedia Lyman Beecher (October 12, 1775 ? January 10, 1863) was a Presbyterian minister, temperance movement Founder (American Temperance Society) Co-founder and leader, and the father of 13 children, many of whom were noted leaders, including Harriet Beecher Stowe, Henry Ward Beecher, Charles Beecher, Edward Beecher, Isabella Beecher Hooker, and Catharine Beecher, and a leader of the Second Great Awakening of the United States.
Wikipedia Catharine Esther Beecher (September 6, 1800 ? May 12, 1878) was an American educator known for her forthright opinions on women?s education as well as her vehement support of the many benefits of the incorporation of kindergarten into children's education.
Wikipedia John Beecher (22 January, 190411 May, 1980) was an activist poet, writer and journalist who wrote about the Southern United States during the Great Depression and the American Civil Rights Movement.
Wikipedia Charles Beecher (October 1, 1815 ? April 21, 1900) was an American minister, composer of religious hymns, and prolific author.
Wikipedia Philemon Beecher (March 19 1776 ? November 30 1839) was an attorney and legislator who was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Ohio.
Wikipedia Edward Beecher (August 27, 1803 ? July 28, 1895) was a noted theologian, the son of Lyman Beecher and the brother of Harriet Beecher Stowe and Henry Ward Beecher.