Henry Beetow

Male 1873 - 1949  (75 years)


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  • Name Henry Beetow 
    Born 28 Sep 1873  Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 19 Apr 1874  Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Apr 1949  Hamburg, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2  Beetow
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2020 

    Father Ernst Heinrich Bütow,   b. calc 1 Aug 1844, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1880, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Mother Anna Barbara Berger,   b. calc 12 Oct 1846, Steinbach, Bavaria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1924, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Married 5 Dec 1872  Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Louisa Mary Roth,   b. 1874, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1933  (Age 59 years) 
    Children 
     1. Cyrus Beetow,   b. 1914,   d. 1993  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F1  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Sep 1873 - Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1874 Baptism of Henry Beetow
    1874 Baptism of Henry Beetow
    St. John’s Evangelical and Lutheran Church, Buffalo, New York

    Baptized 19 Apr 1874
    #72. Heinrich
    born 28 Sep 1873
    Parents: Heinrich & Barbara Bütow
    Godparents: Joh. Glink, August Herzog, Cath Hagner

    also on the same day:
    #70 Conrad
    born 18 Mar 1874
    Parents: Johann & Catharina Berger
    Godparents: Conrad Berger, Helena Glassmann

    Johann Martin & Conrad Voelker/Berger are Barbara's step brothers.

    source: Church records, 1829-1946. St. John’s Evangelical and Lutheran Church (Buffalo, New York). FHL microfilm 370921, image 76
    1875 New York State Census
    1875 New York State Census
    Buffalo, Erie, New York
    Glassman and Pitow [Beetow] household

    Glassman, Charles, 55, born Prussia, Carpenter, Naturalized
    ..Dorothea, 31, wife, born Bavaria
    ..the Glassman children from Charles' first marriage
    Pitow [Beetow], Henry, 30, born Prussia, Laborer [not listed as naturalized]
    ..Margaretha [Barbara], 28, wife, born Bavaria
    ..Peter, 9, son, born Erie
    ..Ana, 5, daughter, born Erie
    ..Henry, 2, son, born Erie
    ..Dorothea, 1, daughter, born Erie

    note: Dorothea Glassman is Anna Barbara's sister
    Peter and Anna are Anna Barbara's children from her first marriage to William Vanderlan
    1880 Federal Census
    1880 Federal Census
    Buffalo, Erie, New York

    30 Johnson
    Butow, Henry, 35, married, Laborer. 5 mo. unemployed, health: Catarrh, Disabled, born Prussia
    ..Barbara, 33, wife, married, keeping house, born Bavaria
    ..Peter V., 14, son, Fish deliverer, born NY
    ..Annie, 10, daughter, at school, born NY
    ..Henry, 7, son, born NY
    ..Dora, 5, daughter, born NY
    ..Charles, 1, son, born NY
    ..Albert, 2/12, born March, son, born NY
    Voelker, Conrad, 24, married during census year, Laborer, born Bavaria
    ..Sophia, 21, wife, keeping house, born NY

    note: Catarrh- an excessive build-up of mucus in an airway or cavity of the body.
    1892 New York State Census
    1892 New York State Census
    Buffalo, Erie, New York

    Beetow, Barbara, 46, born Germany, Alien
    Vanderlain, Anna, 23, b US, Citizen
    Vanderlain, Henry, 19, born US, Laborer
    Vanderlain, Dora, 17, born US
    Vanderlain, Fred, 6, born US
    1910 Obituary of Frederick Beetow
    1910 Obituary of Frederick Beetow
    Buffalo, Erie, New York

    In this city, July 29, 1910, Frederick, beloved son of Barbara Beetow (nee Berger) and brother of Henry Beetow, Peter Vanderlan, Anna Vanderlan and Mrs. J. Holl; aged 23 years.

    The funeral will take place from the family residence, No. 45 Grey Street, Monday afternoon at 2 o’clock. Friends are invited to attend.

    source: Newspapers.com. Buffalo Courier, Saturday, July 30, 1910, page 1
    1924 Obituary of Anna Barbara (Berger) Beetow
    1924 Obituary of Anna Barbara (Berger) Beetow
    Buffalo, Erie, New York

    In Buffalo, Feb. 1, 1924, Anna B. Beetow, beloved wife of the late Henry Beetow
    Age 77 years, mother of Peter and Anna Van Derlan, Henry Beetow and Mrs. John W. Holl

    Funeral from family residence, No. 45 Grey St., Monday afternoon at 2:30 o’clock. Friends are invited to attend. Deceased was member of Companions of the Forest of America, Circle No. 174, and Ladies’ Society of Evangelical Lutheran St. John’s church.

    Burial at St. John’s cemetery, Pine Hill

    source: Newspapers.com. Buffalo Enquirer, Saturday, February 2, 1924, page 12
    1949 Obituary of Henry Beetow
    1949 Obituary of Henry Beetow
    Buffalo, Erie, New York

    Henry Beetow, suddenly in Hamburg, NY, April 2, 1949, husband of the late Louisa Beetow (nee Roth)

    Father of Mrs. Norman Foley, Mrs. Leo Boldt, Mrs. Frank Tunney, Mrs. Stanley Pacanowski, Lucina Beetow, Mrs. Nick Fetcho, Cyrus Beetow and Ernest J. Beetow; Brother of Mrs. Dora Holl.

    Deceased is also survived by 18 grandchildren. Funeral from family residence, Bay View Rd. Town of Hamburg, Tuesday afternoon at 3:30. Friends invited.

    source: Newspapers.com. Buffalo Courier-Express, Sunday, April 3, 1949, page 8-C