Tag Archives: heritage

Charles Beckett Buchanan

Documented History Charles Beckett Buchanan was born 4 January 1913 according to the U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current. His social security number was issued by Indiana.  He is the first person I’m researching from the Buchanan family.   In 1920, Charles lived on Lafayette Street in Pike County, Pakota, Indiana according to the Census. He lived with his twin brother, Carlin age 7, their sisters Versa age 9 and Lois age 5 as well as their parents Maurice G […]

Mary Elizabeth Beyl

Documented History Mary was born 26 August 1879, per Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. The 1880 United States Federal Census has Mary living with her parents and brother at 228 Jackson Street, Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana in 1880. Her father is listed as Jacob Beyl, her mother listed as Elizabeth. Jacob Jr. is listed as William.   Jacob Sr. was 32 years old at the time working as a RailRoad Laborer. He is marked as Maimed, crippled, bedridden, or otherwise disabled. […]

Lillian Francis Beyl

Documented History Lillian Francis Beyl was born 11 January 1890, per Bartholomew County, Indiana, Birth Records Index, 1882-1920. Interestingly, there are two listings for the same dates, same parents. Perhaps they were twins?   Lillian’s name isn’t listed next to her birth, it only says the last name. Maybe her parents hadn’t chosen a first and middle name yet. Her parents are listed as Jacob Beyl and M. E. Kern.   In 1900, Lillie lived with her parents and siblings […]

Grover Thomas Beyl

Documented History Grover Thomas Beyl was born 25 July 1891, per Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. However, all other records list his birth year as 1892.   In 1900, Grover lived with his parents and siblings at 228 Jackson Street, Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, per 1900 United States Federal Census. His father was Jacob Beyl, born December 1846 in France and immigrated in 1852. His mother was Margaret E. born November 1855 in Indiana. Her parents were born in Germany.   […]

Frederick Eugene Beyl

In an effort to be transparent to our visitors, please understand that we may get small commissions from purchases made through the links in this article. Please review our full disclosure at the very bottom left side of this page. Documented History Viola Mildred‘s youngest sibling was Frederick Eugene Beyl.   Frederick Eugene Beyl was born 22 August 1934 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana at 8:45pm, according to Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940.  His parents were listed as John J. Beyl […]

Mary Lou Beyl

In an effort to be transparent to our visitors, please understand that we may get small commissions from purchases made through the links in this article. Please review our full disclosure at the very bottom left side of this page. Documented History Mary Lou Beyl was the youngest daughter of John Edward Beyl and Edna Mae Applegate.  She had four siblings:     According to Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940, Mary Lou Beyl was born at Indiana Christian Hospital at 7:33pm […]

Mildred – Up Close and Personal

1955 - Charles & Mildred with their children

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To protect the living, I have removed names from the photos in Mildred’s gallery.  Please enjoy her family’s memories of Mildred with her children, grand children, great children, and great-great grandchildren. Click the image to view in full size. If you have memories of Mildred that you would like to share, please don’t hesitate to share them.  I am a firm believer that our future generations would enjoy hearing the stories of their ancestors, at least as much as I […]

Charles Edward Beyl

In an effort to be transparent to our visitors, please understand that we may get small commissions from purchases made through the links in this article. Please review our full disclosure at the very bottom left side of this page. Documented History John Edward Beyl had 3 daughters and 2 sons.  The oldest daughter was Margaret Louise.   Next came Viola Mildred.  The oldest son was Charles Edward.   Charles Edward Beyl was born on 15 May 1916, according to Indiana, Birth […]

Margaret Louise Beyl

In an effort to be transparent to our visitors, please understand that we may get small commissions from purchases made through the links in this article. Please review our full disclosure at the very bottom left side of this page. Documented History Per the Bartholomew County, Indiana, Birth Records Index, 1882-1920, Margaret L Beyl was born 3 January 1913 to Edward Beyl and Edna M Applegate. Margaret was born at 2:40am, per Indiana, Birth Certificates, 1907-1940 to Edward Beyl and […]

Jacob William Beyl Sr.

In an effort to be transparent to our visitors, please understand that we may get small commissions from purchases made through the links in this article. Please review our full disclosure at the very bottom left side of this page. Jacob William Beyl Sr. |  Margaret Elizabeth Kern Jacob William Beyl Jr. Mary Elizabeth Beyl John Edward Beyl Lillian Francis Beyl Grover Thomas Beyl Documented History Still working on the Beyl family,  I am desperately trying to crack through this brick […]