|Birth: ||Mar. 30, 1854|
|Death: ||Aug. 1, 1942|
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
200 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,
~ Frederick W. Beyer,all of Punxsutawney;
~ Dr. J. Walter Beyer,
~ Mrs. Emma Gordon of Tulsa,Oklahoma,
~ Mrs. J. B.(June) Flenniken of Pittsburgh.
16 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren;
~Mrs. Alice Patterson of Wilkinsburg;
and a brother,
~ Vernon Eckman of San Francisco,California
~ A Punxsutawney newspaperdated August 1942.
~ The Pennsylvania Department of Vital Records-Death Certificate Number- 73091; where she is listed in the index as Elvira J. Beyer.
~ Family records
Joshua W. Eckman (1829 - 1914)
Joseph Martin Beyer (1853 - 1938)*
Mabel Beyer Hampson (1878 - 1966)*
Joseph Walter Beyer (1879 - 1958)*
Caroline Beyer Young (1881 - 1956)*
Emma Larue Beyer Gordon (1883 - 1977)*
Bess Beyer North (1885 - 1971)*
June Beyer Flenniken (1887 - 1954)*
Frederick Willard Beyer (1891 - 1948)*
Elvira Jane Eckman Beyer (1854 - 1942)
Emma M. Eckman Kroh (1857 - 1895)*
Harry Eckman Evans (1862 - 1901)*
wife of Joseph M.Beyer
Circle Hill Cemetery
Created by: Marianne
Record added: Nov 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44256284