Beecher

biographical name (1)
Bee·​cher | \ ˈbē-chər \

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Henry Ward 1813–1887 American clergyman

Beecher

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Definition of Beecher (Entry 2 of 2)

Lyman 1775–1863 father of Henry Ward Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe American Presbyterian clergyman

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