H. B. Beegle was born on December 13, 1818. He belonged to the New Jersey Conference of the Methodist denomination at one time. He resigned from the ministry around 1875 to become the first superintendent of the Ocean Grove New Jersey Camp Meeting Association. He died on September 24 in 1895, Ocean Grove, Asbury Park, New Jersey.
from New York Times, September 25, 1895
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