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Emma Geneva Beik Downer
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Birth: 1879
Death: 1938

Source: History of Muscatine County Iowa, Volume II, Biographical, 1911, page 316

On March 15, 1899, Mr.LOUIS DOWNER was united in marriage to Miss EMMA G BELK, who was born in Louisa county, Iowa, June 3, 1878, and is a daughter of JACOB and ALVERDA (HANLEY) Beik.

The father was born in Germany and the mother in Cedar county, Iowa. He came to America when twelve years of age with his parents, the family locating in this state. Mr. Beik departed this life May 18, 1908, and his widow is now living in Louisa county. There were six children in their family.

Three children came to brighten the home of Mr. and Mrs. Downer : Eula M., born March 21, 1900;
Cloyce H., December 2, 1901 ; and
Twyla, who was born February 10, 1907, and died May 25, 1907

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 Parents:
  Jacob Ludwig Beik (1832 - 1908)
  Alverda Angeline Handley Beik (1853 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Louis E. Downer (1871 - 1946)*
 
 Children:
  Eula M. Downer (1900 - 1984)*
  Cloyce Harold Downer (1901 - 1988)*
  Twyla Marie Downer (1907 - 1907)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Beik (1865 - 1947)*
  Molly Beik Hardman (1868 - 1942)*
  Frank Lewis Beik (1872 - 1935)*
  John Jackson Beik (1875 - 1942)*
  Emma Geneva Beik Downer (1879 - 1938)
  Arthur Kennedy Beik (1882 - 1949)*
  Grace Elmira Beik Weber (1887 - 1967)*
  Harold Jacob Beik (1889 - 1968)*
  Paul Dennison Beik (1895 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grandview Cemetery
Grandview
Louisa County
Iowa, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Alberta Daniels Withrow
Record added: Oct 06, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5827127
Emma Geneva <i>Beik</i> Downer
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Emma Geneva <i>Beik</i> Downer
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READ more at...Source: History of Muscatine County Iowa, Volume II, Biographical, 1911, page 316 bio Louis Downer.
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