|Lottie Mabel Wagner
Noted events in her life were:
1. Census in 1900 in Locust Twp., Columbia, PA. 4 Charles Wagner, farmer, 54, born Jun 1846, was married for 29 years to Emma, 51, Oct 1848. She had birthed 14 children and all were alive in 1900. Living with them: Calvin, 25, Jul 1874; Bertha, 17, Feb 1883; John A., 15, Jan 1885; Iva A., 12, Jul 1887; Lottie M., 9, Sep 1890; Myrtle R., 8, Feb 1892; Linda, 5, Aug 1874. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.
2. Newspaper: Evening Herald; Beacher-wagner Evening Nupitals, 11 Sep 1907, Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 1 Arthur G. Beacher, of town, and Miss Lottie Wagner will be quietly married this evening at seven o'clock at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wagner, at Newlin. The ceremony will be performed by the Reformed minister of that place and will be a very quiet affair only the bride's family being present. There will be no attendants. The bride will wear a beautiful gown of green silk and will carry a bouquet of bridal roses. After the ceremony a wedding dinner will be served. Mr. Beacher and his bride are both well known and popular and have a host of friends who wish them a happy married life. Mr. Beacher will furnish a beautiful home in town for his bride where they will take up a residence.
3. Census in 1910 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 15 Arthur [indexed as Beecker in 1910 census], painter, 26, was living with wife Lottie, 20. They were married for 2 years and she had birthed one child: Arthur, 1. They and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.
4. Census in 1920 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 16 The 1920 census recorded at 102 North Washington Avenue: Arthur Beacher, machinist in coal mine, 36, living with wife Lottie, 30; Arthur, 11; Evelyn, 9; Dorothy, 6; and Robert, 2 months. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.
5. Census in 1930 in West Mahanoy Twp., Schuylkill, PA. 12 Arthur Beacher, machinist colliery, 46, was married at age 24 to wife L?ttie, 39, who married at age 17. With them: Arthur Jr., coal engineer in coal mines, 21, who married at age 19; Dorothy, operator in telephone co., daughter-in-law, 24, who married Arthur Jr. at age 22; Evelyn, waitress, daughter, 19; Dorothy, 16; Paul, 11; and Jean, 5. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania, except Dorothy's parents were from Wales. They are living at 208 Ohio Avenue.
6. Census in 1940 in West Mahanoy Twp., Schuylkill, PA. 13 In the 1940 Census in West Mahanoy Township was recorded Arthur Beacher, age 56, retired, living with wife Lotte, 49; son Paul, 20, clerk in lumber company; daughter Jean, 15; plus son Arthur Beacher, 31, laborer in coal mine, and his wife Dot, 33, and their daughter Joan, 6. Also in the home is Arthur Sr's daughter Joan Balliet and her husband, John Balliet, 33, clerk in lumber company, and their child John Jr., 7. Everyone was born in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania, except Lottie Beacher in Roaring Creek, Pennsylvania; John Jr. Balliet and Joan Beacher in Shenandoah Heights; and John Balliet Sr. In 1935 everyone lived in Shenandoah Heights.
7. Residence: 208 Ohio Ave, Shenandoah, Pa. On 27 Mar 1950 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 17
8. Cause of Death: carcinoma left breast, 8 Aug 1954, West Mahanoy Twp., Schuylkill, PA. 8
9. Residence: 208 Ohio Ave., Shenandoah Heights, Pa. On 8 Aug 1954 in West Mahanoy Twp., Schuylkill, PA. 8
10. Obituary: Pottsville Republican: obituary of Mrs. Arthur Beacher on 9 Aug 1954 in Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 18
Lottie married Arthur Garfield Beacher, son of Benjamin Franklin Beacher Sr. and Sarah Jane Jacobs, on 11 Sep 1907 in Newlin, Columbia, PA, United States.1 (Arthur Garfield Beacher was born on 20 Jul 1883 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA,13 19 20 21 22 died on 16 Jan 1977 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA 9 20 22 23 and was buried on 20 Jan 1977 in Shenandoah Heights: Odd Fellows Cemetery, Schuylkill, PA 9 22 24.)
1 The Evening Herald (Shenandoah, PA), 11 Sep 1907, page 1. Marriage of Arthur Beacher and Lottie Wagner.
2 Genealogy Research conducted by Bruce Franklin Beacher Ph.D. (1919-2004).
3 Hazleton Standard-Speaker, Hazleton, PA (Hazleton, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania), 11 Apr 2000, Obituary of Jean Gibbons.
4 1900 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Columbia County, Locust Township, Series: T623 Roll: 1398 Page: 101.
5 FamilySearch.org, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KMZQ-WHV John Albert Balliet and Evelyn Bernice Beacher, 1932.
6 FamilySearch.org, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KMZ4-1ZN Paul C Beacher and Anna Mae Evans, 26 Dec 1942; citing , Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States, ; FHL microfilm 2134036.
7 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=132861892.
8 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 70771. Lottie Mabel Beacher. Father Charles Wagner. Mother unknown. Spouse Arthur Beacher.
9 The Evening Herald (Shenandoah, PA), 17 Jan 1977, page 2. Obituary of Arthur G. Beacher.
10 Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), Paul Clifton Beacher, SSN 183102113.
11 Ancestry.com, U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Original data: Social Security Applications and Claims, 1936-2007.), Jean Elizabeth Beacher Gibbons SSN 198185521.
12 1930 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, West Mahanoy Township, Series: T626 Roll: 2148 Page: 248.
13 1940 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KQ7Y-ZGY Arthur Beacher, West Mahanoy Township, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 54-181, sheet 7B, family 114, NARA digital publication T627, roll 3607.
14 Pennsylvania Department of Health, Pennsylvania, Death Indices (Pennsylvania Division of Vital Records, New Castle, PA, 16103. Online at http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/public_records/20686 .), Death Certificate 70771. Lottie M. Beacher.
15 1910 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Shenandoah Ward 3, Series: T624 Roll: 1419 Page: 97.
16 1920 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Shenandoah, Enumeration District 123 Sheet 7 Visit 124.
17 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Veteran Compensation Applications, WWII, 1950, Paul Clifton Beacher.
18 Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, PA), 9 Aug 1954, page 19, obituary of Mrs. Arthur Beacher.
19 1900 United States Census, Enumeration District 168 Visit 128 Ward 3.
20 U.S. Social Security Death Index.
21 Bible of Benjamin F. and Sarah Jane Beacher.
22 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=132861471.
23 Beacher, Bruce Franklin, Beau-Chere, The Beacher Family Newsletter, Issue 1 Sep 1977.
24 The Evening Herald (Shenandoah, PA), 20 Jan 1977, page 2.