Beers, Hawley Baxter
Beers, Hawley Baxter a Methodist Episcopal minister, was born at Cold Spring Harbor, L. I., April 23, 1810. He was powerfully converted in 1831, and in 1836 entered the itinerant ranks of the Indiana Conference. When that conference was divided-he became a member of the North Indiana Conference. In 1866 his failing health obliged him to take the superannuated relation, which he sustained until his death, May 7, 1873. See Minutes of Annual Conferences, 1874, p. 52.