Levi Grover
(1793-1860)
Keziah Agnes Friend
(1795-1856)
Kezia Agnes Grover
(1824-1895)

 

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Spouses/Children:
George L. Beecher

Kezia Agnes Grover 1 2 3 4

  • Born: 14 Nov 1824, , Fairfield, OH 2 3 5 6
  • Marriage: George L. Beecher
  • Died: 10 Mar 1895, , Vigo, IN at age 70
  • Buried: Terre Haute: Fletcher Cemetery, Vigo, IN 2

   Another name for Kezia was Keziah Grover.5 6

  Noted events in her life were:

1. She appeared on the census in 1850 in Pierson Twp., Vigo, IN. 6 George Beacher, farmer, 27, is living with his wife Keziah, 25; Oliver P., 5; and William H., 2. George was born in Maryland, Keziah in Ohio, and the children in Indiana.

2. She appeared on the census in 1860 in Pierson Twp., Vigo, IN. 5 George Bitcher, 42, is living with wife Keziah, 35; Perry A., 14; Almira, 11; Almeda, 9; Lucinda, 6; Adrain A., 3. Also with them: Levi Grover, 67, and Malissa, 18. George, Keziah, and Perry are born in Ohio; and all other children in Indiana. Levi is born in ? [not a state or country name, and hard to read].

Next door is Charles W. Grover, 25, and his wife Pheobe, 20; Charles W., 4; and Mary L., 2.


Kezia married George L. Beecher, son of Abram Bitcher and Mary Coffinberry. (George L. Beecher was born on 14 Jul 1818 in , Fairfield, OH,2 3 5 died on 7 Jun 1887 in , Vigo, IN 2 and was buried in Terre Haute: Fletcher Cemetery, Vigo, IN 2.)


Sources


1 Logan Esarey, William F. Cronin, History of Indiana from Its Exploration to 1922 (Published 1922. Dayton Historical Publishing Co. Available online via Google Book Search.), Page 216.

2 Fletcher Cemetery, Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana (Available online: http://www.findagrave.com).

3 History of Virgo County, Indiana (History of Vigo County, Indiana : with biographical selections
Chicago: S.B. Nelson & Co., 1891, 1016 pgs.), Page 680-681.

4 Ancestry.com, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011, Certificate 40674. Perry A. Beecher. Father George L. Beecher. Mother Keziah Grover. Spouse Helen Beecher. Informant George F. Beecher.

5 1860 United States Census, Indiana, Vigo County, Pierson Township, Series: M653 Roll: 303 Page: 448.

6 1850 United States Census, Indiana, Vigo County, Pierson Township, Roll: M432_177; Page: 194.



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