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Andrew Beck
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Birth: 1811
Death: 1884
Kimbles
Pike County
Pennsylvania, USA

Worked a large farm in Queens with wife. Had many children, one son named John who owned Beck's Hotel across the street from Cypress Hill Cemetery, and another named Frederick, who also lived nearby. He sold farm and moved with another son to Kimble where he contracted "hasty consumption" and died. Never went to doctors, disliked them. He was buried in PA but reinterred at Cypress Hills. it was then found that his body had petrified and turned to stone. See article from Brooklyn Eagle Tuesday, January 27, 1891 Page: 1 Section: Front page
 
 
Burial:
Cypress Hills Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
 
Created by: Judi Braddick
Record added: Apr 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89206099
Andrew Beck
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