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Sarah Ann Phillips Beck
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Birth: Sep., 1845
Jackson County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 14, 1939
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.
Family links: 
  George Phillips (1806 - 1883)
  John Ann Berry Phillips Sutherland (1816 - 1892)
  John Benton Beck (1841 - 1925)*
  John R Beck (1872 - 1956)*
  Mary Alice Beck (Moore) Giltner (1876 - 1960)*
  Gertrude Beck Morgan (1883 - 1903)*
  Laura Ann Butler (1888 - 1962)*
  Richard Monroe Phillips (1834 - 1927)*
  Elijah Phillips (1839 - 1910)*
  James Phillips (1843 - 1935)*
  Sarah Ann Phillips Beck (1845 - 1939)
  John A Phillips (1848 - 1910)*
  David W. Phillips (1854 - 1921)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Unmarked
Columbus City Cemetery
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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