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Philemon Beecher Beery
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Birth: Sep. 3, 1823
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 1883
Mendham
Morris County
New Jersey, USA

Philemon's parents were David BEERY and Susanna HUFFORD. Philemon first married Sarah Ann CURTIS on December 31, 1846. with Sarah, he had four children: Herbert M., Alice, Rose A. (died young), and Charles. Philemon's wife Sarah died in 1857. In 1858, he 2ndly married Elizabeth C. "Lizzie" PERSING. With Lizzie, he had a daughter, Jennie. Lizzie died in 1863. Sometime before 1870, Philemon married a 3rd time, to Emma (last name unknown).

In 1860, he was living in Clyde, Sandusky Co., Ohio, working as a clerk. He was living with his 2nd wife (Elizabeth) and children Herbert, Alice, and Charles (from 1st marriage), and infant daughter Jennie (from 2nd marriage). In 1870, he was a merchant, living in New York City with his 3rd wife (Emma) and children Jennie (11), Alice (21), Charles (16), Herbert (22).

Philemon is named with his parents and siblings on page 166 of the 1909 HUFFORD FAMILY HISTORY. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Susannah Hoffert Beery (1800 - 1849)
 
 Spouses:
  Sarah Ann Curtis Beery (1828 - 1857)
  Elizabeth C Persing Beery (1836 - 1863)
 
 Children:
  Rose Adelia Beery (1852 - 1853)*
  Jennie Beery Allyn (1859 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rachel Beery Box (1820 - 1914)*
  Philemon Beecher Beery (1823 - 1883)
  Aaron Beery (1826 - 1907)*
  Andrew Jackson Beery (1828 - 1898)*
  Aurora Beery (1838 - 1901)*
  Sarah Jane Beery Tyler (1842 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: No gravestone found after extensive hunt by experienced graver. Burial info is from Ohio Obit Index: "Buried: Colwell, Green Creek Twp."
 
Burial:
Colwell Cemetery
Green Creek
Sandusky County
Ohio, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Jean Quentmeyer
Record added: Jul 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93411459
 

HUFFORD roots: his mother
- AMB
 Added: Oct. 13, 2012
 
 
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