Margaret Lorene BEELER Clarence Forest BEELER Dorothea Mary BEELER Katherine Belle STRICKER Mini tree diagram

Howard BEELER4,1,5,6,3,7

25th Mar 18921,2,3 - 15th Aug 19661

Life History

25th Mar 1892

Born in Friendship, Ripley, Indiana.1,2,3

16th Aug 1911

Married Katherine Belle STRICKER in Marion County, Indiana.4,2

7th Mar 1912

Birth of daughter Margaret Lorene BEELER in Cumberland, Marion, Indiana.2,9,10,1,11,12

22nd Jan 1914

Birth of son Clarence Forest BEELER in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana.2,1,13,14,10,3

23rd Nov 1915

Birth of daughter Dorothea Mary BEELER in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana.2,3,10,12

about 1934

Divorced from Katherine Belle STRICKER in Fresno County, California.8,7

20th May 1941

Death of Katherine Belle STRICKER in Madera, Madera, California.15,8

17th Aug 1959

Death of daughter Dorothea Mary BEELER in Madera County, California.10,12

15th Aug 1966

Died in Los Banos, Merced, California.1


  • Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941
    Katherine Stricker
    Birth Date      5 Oct 1893
    Age 18
    Spouse Name Howard Beeler
    Marriage 16 Aug 1911 Marion

    Indiana, Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993
    Howard Beeler
    Birth 1889 Friendswood, Ind.
    Marriage Age    22
    Father Joseph Beeler
    Mother Annie Rooker
    Spouse Katherine B Stricker
    Birth 1893 Centerburg, Ohio
    Age 18
    Father Henry Stricker
    Mother Mary Writesman
    Marriage 16 Aug 1911 Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
    Record Book p 66

    Katherine and Howard moved to Fresno County, California, in about 1921.  They are reported in several city directories there.

    1930 Federal Census, Fresno County, California, 11 April, Fresno, District 10-38, Page 17B, 2339 White Ave, Hse #235, Fam #242
    Beeler, Howard Head Rents $10 Has No Radio  M W 38 First Married at age 19 [abt 1911] IN IN IN No Occup [b abt 1892]
    Beeler, Katherine  Wife F W 36 First Married at age 17 [abt 1911] OH PA OH Demonstrator [b abt 1872]
    Beeler, Clarence Son M W 16 IN IN OH [b abt 1914]
    Beeler, Dorthea Dau F W 14 IN IN OH [b abt 1916]

    In the 1933 Fresno City Directory, Howard and Katherine Belle's son Clarence is listed separately, as a chauffer.  He was about 19 at this time.

    Fresno, California, City Directory, 1933, p 61
    Beeler, Clarence O chauf r 2339 White Av
    Beeler, Howard (Kath B) lab h 2339 White Av

    In the 1933 directory, Howard is not in the picture.  Belle is listed alone with her three adult children at the same address as in 1933.

    U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
    Fresno, California, City Directory, 1935, p  62
    Beeler Belle Mrs h 2339 White av
    Beeler Clarence r 2339 White av
    Beeler Dorothy r 2339 White av
    Beeler Margt clk r 2339 White av

    U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
    Howard Beeler
    Born 25 Mar 1892
    Died 15 Aug 1966
    Last Residence Los Banos, Merced, California 93635
    SSN 556-28-7292 issued California (Before 1951)


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