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Furman John Beat
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Birth: Oct. 27, 1887
Stockham
Hamilton County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 1960
Oregon, USA

Furman was named for his grandfather, Furman Housel, and the John was from his grandfather John Beat. Furman and Mabelle(Mabel) both worked for Chase Gardens Nursery for many years and Furman also worked as a groundsman for the University of Oregon, Eugene. Furman died of Stomache Cancer and it is believed that he carried the Brac 1 cancer gene which was inherited by my father, Floyd beat and Furman's daughter, Sara Elizabeth(Beth) Beat McLennan. The gene has been carried forward into several generations and it is not known how many of the Beat's carry this gene. If you read this and want more information contact me.
Furman and Mabel had 5 children, Esther Beat Howland, Floyd Orville Beat, James Beat, Sara Elizabeth Beat, and Dale Furman Beat. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Edi Beat (1856 - 1929)
  Sarah Ellen Housel Beat (1859 - 1948)
 
 Spouse:
  Mabelle Ardella Collinson Beat (1889 - 1984)*
 
 Children:
  Floyd Orviille Beat (1915 - 1984)*
  Esther M. Howland (1916 - 1978)*
  Sara Elizabeth Beat McLennan (1928 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  James W Beat (1885 - 1955)*
  Furman John Beat (1887 - 1960)
  Enos Robert Beat (1889 - 1982)*
  Harvey Lester Beat (1890 - 1968)*
  Margaret Ann Beat Willcock (1894 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lane Memorial Gardens
Eugene
Lane County
Oregon, USA
 
Maintained by: Connie Sims
Originally Created by: Cindy
Record added: Aug 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57487090
Furman John Beat
Added by: Connie Sims
 
Furman John Beat
Added by: Connie Sims
 
Furman John Beat
Added by: Connie Sims
 
 
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Special flowers for you, Grandpa. Love, Connie Beat Sims
- Connie Sims
 Added: May. 8, 2013
 
 
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