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William Augustus (Becker) Becher (1813 - 1879)

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William Augustus Becher formerly Becker
Born in Calcutta, Bengal, Indiamap
Son of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 23 Apr 1853 in St Marys, West Brompton, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified 24 Jul 2019 | Created 28 Aug 2011
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William Becher ... [1]

William Augustus Becher [not Becker] was born on the 31st March 1813 in Calcutta, India, one of seven children born to Richard Becher. His mother is not known. On the 23rd April 1853 at West Brompton, he married his "cousin" Louisa Elizabeth Becher [she was also born in India, the daughter of John Becher & Mary Ann Lefevre] . They had six children.

William Becher died on the 10th March 1879 in Brighton, England.


  1. Entered by Leigh Armstrong, Aug 28, 2011

Indian Baptism records, newspaper notices, death notices.

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Birth surname should be Becher
posted by Jenny (Joyce) Stiles

Rejected matches › William M. Becker

William is 53 degrees from Danielle Liard, 48 degrees from Jack London and 48 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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