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Wilhelmina "Minnie" Beier
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Birth: Oct. 27, 1813, Germany
Death: Aug. 9, 1872
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Wilhelmina "Minnie" and Henry Beier, natives of the Kingdom of Prussia, immigrated to the United States with their four sons in 1857, and became residents of Blue Mound Township, McLean County, Illinois. The four sons were: John, the eldest; Frederick, a resident of Chenoa, Illinois; and Charles and August, both farming in Blue Mound Township. A fifth child died in Prussia. (Bio. of John T. Beier in: Portrait and Biographical Album of Champaign County, Ill. (Chicago: Chapman Bros., 1887), p. 423.)


Date of birth calculated from headstone inscription.

1870 U.S. Census, Bloomington Twp., McLean Co., Illinois; dwelling 186, family 186, lines 40 and 1-2, pp. 50-50B (printed), pp. 25-26 (written), 18 Jul 1870.
40. Beyer, Henry, 64, Farmer, Prussia.
1. Beyer, "Wilhemena," 56, Keeping house, Prussia.
2. ----- August, 18, works on farm, Prussia.
Henry Beyer owned land worth $4,000, and had personal property worth $200. Column 19, "Male citizen of the U.S. of 21 years of age and upwards," is checked.
Family links: 
  Henry Beier (1804 - 1887)*
  John Frederick Theodore Baiar (1839 - 1923)*
  Frederick Beier (1842 - 1910)*
  Charles G. Beier (1848 - 1930)*
  August J. Beier (1850 - 1933)*
*Calculated relationship

Wife of
AUG. 9, 1872.
58Y, 9M, & 13D.

Note: Husband's inscription on opposite side of marker.
Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section 4 - Old Cemetery
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Originally Created by: Shawn
Record added: Oct 02, 2012
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Wilhelmina Minnie Beier
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Wilhelmina Minnie Beier
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Wilhelmina Minnie Beier
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