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Absalom Beamer
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Birth: Mar. 27, 1842
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 21, 1907
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA

The son of John Michael Beamer &
Barbara Kleckler
One of seven children;
2 sisters & 4 brothers

In 1860, he was a carpenter living in Menallen Township, Adams County, and later worked as a millwright. He stood 5' 10" tall and had brown hair and gray eyes.

A Civil War veteran, he enlisted in Adams County October 16, 1862, as a substitute for Jacob K. Oyler, mustered into federal service at Gettysburg November 7 as a private with Co. I, 165th Pennsylvania Infantry (aka "Drafted Militia"), and honorably 28 Jul 1863.

Married Sadie Coover
Father of twelve children;
Mrs. Harry Folk
Mrs. Charles Pressler
1878 Aaron d. 1958
& 9 UNK who were born & died prior to 1900

1885, moved to Waynesboro, Franklin, PA

Sadie died 2 days after he did, and they were buried together in the same ceremony.
Family links: 
  Sarah Jane Coover Beamer (1851 - 1907)
Burns Hill Cemetery
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Maintained by: Marcia Lynne vonGunden
Originally Created by: pat callahan (inactive)
Record added: Jul 25, 2008
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Absalom Beamer
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Absalom Beamer
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- Marcia Lynne vonGunden
 Added: Jun. 5, 2013

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