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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Census

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Beaver County, Pennsylvania was formed in 1800 from Allegheny and Washington counties. 1800 Beaver County, Pennsylvania Census Free 1800 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1800 Beaver County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1800 U.S. Census Guide 1810 Beaver County, Pennsylvania Census Free 1810 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1810 Beaver County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1810 U.S. Census Guide 1820 Beaver County, Pennsylvania Census Free 1820 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1820 Beaver County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1820 U.S. Census Guide 1830 Beaver County, Pennsylvania Census Free 1830 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1830 Beaver County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1830 U.S. Census Guide 1840 Beaver County, Pennsylvania Census Free 1840 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1840 Beaver County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Pennsylvania USGenWeb Archives Surname Index Hosted at Census Guide 1840 U.S. Census Guide 1850 Beaver...

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Biography of Walter J. Reed

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now WALTER J. REED. – A view of this gentleman’s residence in North Yakima, Washington, his hotel (the Reed House in Cle-Elum), together with portraits of himself and his estimable wife, is placed among the illustrations of this work. Although not a pioneer of Washington Territory, he has been a great factor in the development of Yakima and Kittitass counties. He built the first two-story business house in North Yakima, and is the founder of the town of Cle-Elum, in Kittitas county. He has also advanced a great many matters of substantial interest in both counties, and is one of the best-known citizens of Kittitas and Yakima counties. He is a native of “Scotland’s fair land,” was born near Edinburgh, April 3, 1842, and is the eldest son of John and Isabella (Craig) Reed. When our subject was six years of age, his parents emigrated to American, first locating near Logan, Hocking County, Ohio. Four years later they moved to Cumberland, Alleghany County, Maryland, where his father, being a thorough miner, found employment as superintendent of mines; and Walter attended school. In 1856 they again returned to Ohio, this time locating in Cambridge, and in 1859 took up their residence in Beaver County, Pennsylvania, his father in all the different places being superintendent of mines. August 1,...

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Biographical Sketch of Smith Thompson

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Smith Thompson was born in Beaver County, Pa., January 15, 1834. Removed to Ohio in 1847; thence to Henry County, Iowa, in 1853. Enlisted in April 1861 in Company F, First Iowa Volunteer Infantry, under the first call of the President. Enlisted again in the fall of 1861, in Company D, Fourteenth Iowa Volunteer Infantry, and held a commission as Lieutenant in said company. Was wounded in the head and side at Shiloh, and in the thigh at Pilot Knob, Mo. He was afterward appointed First Lieutenant of Company F, Seventh United States Veteran Volunteers of First Army Corps (Hancock’s). Was mustered out at Baltimore, June, 1866. Came to Jewell County in 1871. He is a member of G. A. R., Post No....

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Biographical Sketch of Charles Criswell Arbuthnot

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Arbuthnot, Charles Criswell; professor of Economics, W. R. U.; born, Pittsburg, Pa., May 30, 1876; son of James M. and Rebecca M. Criswell Arbuthnot; B. S., Geneva College, 1899; asst. in History, 1899-1900; Fellow in Political Economy, Univ. of Chicago, 1901-03; Ph. D., 1903; Instructor in Political Economy, Univ. of Nebraska, 1903-04; Adjunct Professor, 1904; Instructor in Economics, Adelbert College, and the College for Women, W. R. U., 1904-08; associate professor of Economics, 1906-08; professor of Economics, 1908-; member American Economic Ass’n, American Academy of Political and Social Science; Haymarket District Committee of Associated Charities; Board of Management of University Branch, Y. M. C. A.; member Cleveland Chamber of Commerce, chr. Sub-Committee on Smoke Prevention; The Civic League of Cleveland and Men’s League for Women’s Suffrage; member The City Club; contributor to journals on economical topics; interested in vocational guidance plans for the Y. M. C....

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Biographical Sketch of William Gaston

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Gaston, William; clergyman; born, Columbiana County, O., April 19, 1835; son of James W. and Rebecca Conke Gaston; A. B., Washington College, Pa., 1858; grad. Western Theological Seminary, 1861; (D. D., 1887, LL. D., 1892, Richmond College Ohio); married, Julia M. Cunningham, of Smith’s Ferry, Pa., May 4, 1855 (died March, 1896); second wife, Jennie L. Wise, of Washington, Pa., Aug. 2, 1898; ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1861; pastor, Smith’s Ferry, Pa., 1861-1865; First Church, Bellaire, O., 1865-1880; North Church, Cleveland, 1880-1907; Emeretus, 1907; chaplain U. S. Christian Comma in Civil War, director University of Wooster, O.; Republican; Presbyterian; has traveled in Europe and the...

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Biography of James C. Lysle

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now James C. Lysle. The important industries of Leavenworth still include manufacturing and some of the soundest enterprises in this line at the present date their beginning back in the city’s pioneer days. Immediately in this connection, comes the name of James C. Lysle to mind, for he was one of the earliest, one of the most persevering and one of the most straightforward manufacturers that the city had ever known. He was, entirely, a self-made made and in youth had but few educational advantages, but through quiet persistence, faith in himself and his fellow men, and a determination he never departed from, to deal justly with every one, he became possessed of an ample fortune and beyond that was an influence for good that will long remain effective in the city in which he spent forty-four years of usefulness. James C. Lysle was born in Chester County, Pennsylvania, December 2, 1828. His father was William Wilson Lysle, who was descended from Scotch ancestors. James C. Lysle grew to manhood in his native place and had but little school training. While quite young he went to work in a paper mill at Mount Vernon and carefully saved his earnings and finally invested them in stock in the mill and lost them when the mill people became bankrupts....

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Ness, Alice G. – Obituary

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now La Grande, Union County, Oregon G. Ness, 75, Dies in La Grande Alice G. Ness, who died at a hospital here at 3 a.m. today, daughter of John and Mary McQuiston, was born January 1, 1864 in Beaver County, Penn. She was married to Edgar P. Bull Sept. 30, 1879, and six children were born to this union. Mr. Bull and two children, Freddie G. and Pearl May, preceded her in death. She leaves one son, Charles C. Bull and three daughters, Florence Umbarger, Pomona, Calif., Mary Overpeck, La Grande, and Valeria Walker of Portland; seven grandchildren, one of them Paul C. Bull of La Grande, and nine great-grandchildren; one brother of Indiana, several nieces and nephews. She was married to Edgar G. Ness, March 15, 1923, and he survives her. Mrs. Ness had made her home in Kansas for many years before coming to La Grande in April of this Year. Funeral services will be held at the Snodgrass Funeral home Wednesday at 2 p.m. Interment will be in the Masonic cemetery. LA GRANDE OBSERVER, Tuesday, 5 Dec 1939, Page 1. Contributed by: Robert C....

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Beaver County, Pennsylvania Cemetery Records

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Most of these are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Cemeteries Hosted at Beaver County Genealogy and History Center Index Alcorn Cemetery Concord Presbyterian Cemetery Hickorynell Cemetery Johnston Family Private Cemetery North Branch Presbyterian Church Cemetery Mt. Olivet Presbyterian Church Cemetery Oak Grove/Wagoner Cemetery Old Providence Baptist Cemetery Old Stone Methodist Church Cemetery Rome Monument Works Records 1900-1911 St. John (Burry’s) Church Cemetery List Wallace Cemetery Cemeteries hosted at Beaver County USGenWeb Archives Duff Private Cemetery Old Stone Methodist Episcopal Church Cemetery Hanover Pioneer Cemetery Cemeteries Hosted at Beaver County Tombstone Transcription Project Cemeteries Hosted at Pennsylvania Gravestones Baker (aka Baldwin) Monaca Cemetery Beaver Cemetery Bethel Methodist Church (Hanover Township) Cemetery Fairview (aka McLaughlin) Cemetery Frankfort Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery Frankfort Springs United Presbyterian Church Cemetery Highland (aka New Salem) Cemetery Hookstown Cemetery John Anderson Memorial (Service Cemetery) Cemetery Kings Creek (Hanover Township) Cemetery Mill Creek Hill Cemetery Mt. Carmel Cemetery Mt. Olivet Catholic Cemetery Mt. Zion Cemetery Old Mill Creek (Greene Township) Cemetery Raccoon Presbyterian Church Cemetery Serbian (Aliquippa) Cemetery Swearingen Private (Hanover Township) Cemetery Van Kirk Cemetery Veasey Cemetery Cemeteries Hosted at Beaver County Pennsylvania Political Graveyard Cemeteries Hosted at Interment Frankfort Springs Presbyterian Cemetery Hanover Church Cemetery...

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