|Birth: ||Mar., 1845|
|Death: ||May 31, 1921|
Matthew Banks, 76, of Thirteenth Street Beaver Falls, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Alice Shaler, of McKeesport, Tuesday afternoon. He was born in Butler County, but had lived in Beaver Falls for 40 years. He was a retired farmer and a member of the First United Presbyterian Church of Beaver Falls.
Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Elvira Banks; two sons, Howard and Harry; two daughters, Mrs. Andrew McGaffic of Beaver Falls and Mrs. Shaler of McKeesport; two sisters, Mrs. Robert Galey of Beaver and Mrs. J. B. Long of Beaver Falls.
The body will be brought to his late home, 818 Thirteenth Street, this afternoon, where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday. Burial will be in Beaver Cemetery.
Mr. Banks was a veteran of the Civil War, serving in the 101st Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry. He was stricken ill while on a visit with his daughter.
Matthew Banks (1814 - 1894)
Elizabeth Rodgers Banks (1812 - 1885)
Elvira McDermott Banks (1845 - 1925)
Harry (Harrison) Banks (1873 - 1954)*
Samuel R. Banks (1842 - 1912)*
Eliza J. Banks Logan (1843 - 1917)*
Matthew Banks (1845 - 1921)
Margaret E Banks Galey (1847 - 1932)*
Mary Ann Banks Bartley (1851 - 1916)*
William T. Banks (1852 - 1903)*
Rosetta Banks Long (1855 - 1943)*
Note: Husband of Elvira
Beaver Cemetery and Mausoleum
Created by: Cindy
Record added: Apr 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18785128