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Alvira Jane "Jennie" Eckman Beyer
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1854
Dayton
Armstrong County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 1942
Punxsutawney
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA

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She was the daughter of
Joshua & Mary E. 'Matilda' McCartney Eckman.

She was married to Joseph M. Beyer
on 4 October 1877.

They came to Punxsutawney in 1880,
where he established the Beyer Drug Store
in the Brennan Building on West Mahoning Street.
They built their home ten years later on
Rockland Avenue and she had lived there for
the past 52 years.

She leaves 5 daughters & 2 sons:
Mrs. W.B.(Mabel) Hampson, Mrs. Lee North and
Frederick W. Beyer,all of Punxsutawney;
Dr. J. Walter Beyer and
Mrs. Emma Gordon of Tulsa,Okla.; and
Mrs. J. B.(June) Flenniken of Pittsburgh.
16 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren;
a sister,Mrs. Alice Patterson of Wilkinsburg;
and a brother,Vernon Eckman
of San Francisco,California

Source:
A Punxsutawney newspaper
dated August 1942.

Additional Source:
The Pennsylvania Department of Vital Records-Death Certificate Number- 73091; where she is listed in the index as Elvira J. Beyer.

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joshua W. Eckman (1829 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Martin Beyer (1853 - 1938)*
 
 Children:
  Mabel Beyer Hampson (1878 - 1966)*
  Caroline Beyer Young (1881 - 1956)*
  Bess Beyer North (1885 - 1971)*
  June Beyer Flenniken (1887 - 1954)*
  Frederick Willard Beyer (1891 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alvira Jane Eckman Beyer (1854 - 1942)
  Emma M. Eckman Kroh (1857 - 1895)*
  Harry Eckman Evans (1862 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
wife of Joseph M.Beyer
 
Note: 14-17
 
Burial:
Circle Hill Cemetery
Punxsutawney
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Marianne Fisher
Record added: Nov 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44256284
Alvira Jane Jennie <i>Eckman</i> Beyer
Added by: Marianne Fisher
 
Alvira Jane Jennie <i>Eckman</i> Beyer
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Alvira Jane Jennie <i>Eckman</i> Beyer
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