Noah Webster Beery

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Noah Webster Beery

Birthdate: (81)
Birthplace: Platte County, MO, USA
Death: May 19, 1937 (81)
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Place of Burial: Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Peter Seitz Beery and Susannah Beery
Husband of Frances Margaret Beery
Father of William Chester Beery; Charles I. Beery; Noah Nicholas Beery and Wallace Fitzgerald Beery
Brother of Henry Newton Beery; Elizabeth A. Cook; Hester A. McChrystal; Obediah Jasper Beery; Andrew Jackson Beery and 2 others

Occupation: Policeman
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About Noah Webster Beery

NOAH W. BEERY was the father of movie actors Noah and Wallace. He was born Feb. 11, 1856, in Platte Co., Mo.

Farmer, then employed in the roundhouse at Sheffield (Kansas City). He served with distinction on the Kansas City police force 1886-92 ("a lieutenant when the Republicans were in office, and a patrolman when the Democrats took over.") Later, he went into business in Leavenworth, Kansas.

On June 2, 1878, he was married to FRANCES MARGARET FITZGERALD of Ridgely, Mo., by Judge Noah W. Beery, 8-2-9. Frances died April 9, 1931, and is buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Los Angeles.

(NOTE: Yet another Noah W. Beery, my g-grandfather, 8-2-1-7, lived in Platte County Mo. in this same time frame. -Ray)

Noah moved with his wife to Los Angeles, Calif., in 1915 to be with their son Wallace.

The family belonged to the Christian Church. Noah died May 19, 1937, and is also buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery

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Noah Webster Beery's Timeline

February 11, 1856
Platte County, MO, USA
April 5, 1879
Age 23
Platte County, MO, USA
February 17, 1880
Age 24
January 17, 1883
Age 26
Smithville, Clay, Missouri
April 1, 1885
Age 29
Kansas City, Missouri
May 19, 1937
Age 81
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States