Jacob Beecher 1
Another name for Jacob was Jacob Bucher.
Noted events in his life were:
1. He has conflicting birth information of Abt 1797 and , , PA. 1
2. He appeared on the census in 1860 in Penn Twp., Perry, PA. 2 Jacob Beecher, 63, farmer, was living with wife Lena, 70; George, 39; Sarah, 35; Rebecca, 26; Elizabeth, 22. Also with them: John Wuard, 21, master miller; and William Help, 16. John's real estate was worth $5,500 and his personal estate $2,922. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. The post office was Duncannon, PA.
3. He appeared on the census in 1870 in Tyrone Twp., Perry, PA. 1 Jacob Beecher, 72, occupation miller, is living with wife Lena, 75; son George, 43; Peggy, 39; and Elizabeth, 30. Also with them is Sarah Gould, 46. Everyone was born in Pennsylvania. The post office is Landisburg. Jacob's real estate is valued at $4,500 and possessions worth $300.
Jacob married Lena. (Lena was born about 1785 in , , PA 1.)
1 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Perry County, Tyrone Township, Series: M593 Roll: 1386 Page: 309.
2 1860 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Perry County, Penn Township, Series: M653 Roll: 1150 Page: 674.