New York City, New York, 1880s; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1892–1932.
Born 31 January, 1862 in New York City, New York; died 16 September, 1939 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was the father of John M. Anchor, and step-father of William F. Barrett.
Beaufort J. Anchor was with the Roosevelt firm of New York City, New York, as head tuner at the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, branch shop; he bought the Roosevelt branch shop in Philadelphia in 1892, and established his own firm; he was succeeded by his son, John M. Anchor.
His step-son, William F. Barrett, was with Wicks Pipe Organ Co. of Highland Illinois.
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