|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1851|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 1926|
Son of Peter Louis & Delilah Swanger Beaver. Husband of (1st) Josephine Alice Booker (m. 4 July 1871)-died in childbirth, (2nd) Clara M. Pease-died from sunstroke, (3rd) Elizabeth Hess (m. 21 September 1882)-died of tuburculosis and (4) Clara Lewis Dietelhoff (m. 1904).
Christian owned a farm in West Branch about two miles above Rockbridge, Wisconsin. He later sold his farm and moved to Ontario. He later sold that home to his daughter, Trace, and her husband, Elmer Olson and moved to Sparta. When he passed away, he asked his son (Adam) during the last week of his life to call a priest so he could convert to Catholicism. He is buried in the Cashton Cemetery in the Beaver family plot.
The people in the family photo are from left to right: Otillia (Aunt Til)Beaver Kritz, Caroline (Aunt Carrie) Beaver Deitelhoff, Uncle Riley Beaver and Alice Helen Josephine Beaver Mueller , Christian S. Beaver (center), John Adam Beaver (standing behind Trace Olson) & Luke Beaver (far right with crutch).
Josephine Booker (born abt 1856) & Chris were the parents of a son named Peter Beaver. Josephine's parents were Peter Booker and Catherine Booker(both born in Indiana). In 1855, her parents are listed on the census as living in Spring Green. She had 2 sisters: Kesiah & Rebecca. All of the girls were born in Wisconsin. The 1860 census spells Josephine's father's name as "Booher". There is a probate file in Sauk County. Chris & Josephine's only son was named "Peter". He married Anna Smith and had Joseph, Alice, Teresa Agatha, Matilda, Sarah, Anna, Mary & John. Their oldest son, Joseph, married Lucy Clark and they had Amy and Peter.
Clara M. Pease had a daughter, Alice Helen Josephine (Mueller) Beaver and a son, Riley.
Elizabeth Hess was the mother of Elizabeth Delilah (Aunt Lila), Margaret (Aunt Mag), Caroline (Aunt Carrie),John Adam, Theresa, Luke, and Otillia (Aunt Til)
Clara Lewis Dietelhoff had nine children from her 1st marriage. It led to Aunt Carrie (whose mother was Elizabeth) marrying her half-brother, Phillip Dietelhoff
Missing from the photo are Christian's other children: Peter Beaver (Christian's oldest son), Lila Beaver Cramer Kritz, and Margaret Beaver Grell. See also: ElizabethDelilahKritz
Adam Beaver had three daughters by his only wife, Virginia Thompson Beaver. They were Reginia Benedicta Beaver, Evelyn Ruth Beaver and Madonna Agnes Beaver.
See also: LouisaBeaverHutter
Peter Louis Beaver (1824 - 1894)
Delilah Swanger Beaver (1833 - 1917)
Elizabeth Hess Beaver (1857 - 1902)*
Elizabeth Delilah Beaver Kritz (1889 - 1974)*
John Adam Beaver (1890 - 1962)*
Sacred Heart Cemetery
Maintained by: Eve Kramer
Originally Created by: Julie Louis
Record added: Jul 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20278944