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Sarah Ann Phillips Beck
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Birth: Sep., 1845
Jackson County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1939
Columbus
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA

Columbus Evening Republican 14 Nov 1939


Mrs. Sarah Ann Beck, 94, widow of John B. Beck, and one of the oldest residents of the county, died at 4 o'clock this morning at the home of her granddaughter, Mrs. Bernice Hancher, 924 Third street.

Mrs. Beck was born in Brown county in 1845. Her maiden name was Sarah Ann Phillips and she was the last survivor of a large family. She was married to John Benton Beck on 21 Nov 1861 and they located at Beck's Grove, which was named for them. They built the first house there and for a number of years operated a general store and the postoffice.

In 1888 they moved to Columbus, Mr. Beck taking employment with Dunlap & Co. where he worked for many years. He died 12 years ago. Since his death Mrs. Beck had made her home with relatives and for the past 7 years had been at Mrs. Hancher's home.

Mrs. Beck was a member of the Christian church at Beck's Grove, of which her father was the first minister. She was well known and was a well liked woman.

Parents:
George Phillips and Anna Berry.

Children :
John R Beck
Daniel S.
Mary Alice
Gertrude
Laura A


Brothers and Sister of Sarah Phillips
Richard Monroe
Willis
John A.
Elijah
Alonso T.
Emily
Paternal Grandparents:
Frederick and Mary Phillips
Paternal Aunt:
Catherine 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  
George Phillips (1806 - 1883)
  John Ann Berry Phillips Sutherland (1816 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  John Benton Beck (1841 - 1925)*
 
 Children:
  John R Beck (1872 - 1956)*
  Mary Alice Beck Giltner (1876 - 1960)*
  Gertrude Beck Morgan (1883 - 1903)*
  Laura Ann Butler (1888 - 1962)*
 
 Sibling:
  Richard Monroe Phillips (1834 - 1927)*
  Sarah Ann Phillips Beck (1845 - 1939)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Unmarked
 
Burial:
Columbus City Cemetery
Columbus
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Keyes Mooney Edition Lot 11 Space 4
 
Maintained by: Dennis Moore
Originally Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: Dec 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62847991
Sarah Ann <i>Phillips</i> Beck
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My gg grandmother. Rest in peace.
- M. Barnett
 Added: Jan. 30, 2013
GG Grandmother
- Dennis Moore
 Added: Nov. 23, 2012
 
 
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