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Esther L. Major Beck
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1855
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1911
Beckville
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA

My 3rd Great grandmother
(Headstone has a mistake on birth year)

Ester came from a very proper family. She attended Ursinus College in Collegeville,Pennsylvania and was described as a perfect lady.

After she married she led a very hard life rearing seven children and ,at the same time, helped her husband run an inn.It is said she killed herself working and appeared as a very old woman when she died at the age of about 56. She had several strokes toward the end of her life.


5th great granddaughter of Mr. & Mrs. Nicholas Umstat

4th great granddaughter of Andrew & Anneke Souplis, Dirck Keyser & Elizabeth ter Himple, Mr. & Mrs. Johannes Pfannebecker, Hans Peter and Barbara Umstat

3rd great granddaughter of Hendrick Pannebecker & Eve Umstat, Peter Dirck Keyser & Margaret Souplis

2nd great granddaughter of Fredrick & Catherine Raizer, John Pannebecker and Anneke Keyser

Great Granddaughter of Michael Raizer & Hannah Pannebecker

Granddaughter of Amos Raysor(Razor) & Rebecca Ellis

Daughter of
Jacob Major
& Rebecca E. Raysor Major

Sister of Mary Major Kleinhenn Annie Major Ellis Major

Wife of William J. Beck

Mother of Nell R. Beck ,Harvey Beck, Elsie Beck Trometter , Grace M. Beck, Anna M. Beck Rubert , Olive B. Beck Dyer , & Mary K. Beck

Grandmother to Mary Beck Dyer Walmsley Jean E. Trometter Bazar,William Rubert, Foster Esther Edward & Jane Beck

Great grandmother to Patricia Ann Walmsley McQuade & Others unknown

2nd Great grandmother to Patricia Lynn McQuade & Michael Parke McQuade & Others unknown

3rd Great grandmother to Christina Braddock & Others Unknown

4th Great grandmother to Cassidy Cornish & others unknown

 
 
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 Spouse:
  William J. Beck (1850 - 1945)*
 
 Children:
  Olive B. Beck Dyer (1877 - 1959)*
  Elsie Jean Beck Trometter (1883 - 1957)*
  Nell Rebecca Beck (1886 - 1961)*
  Grace M. Beck (1888 - 1967)*
  Anna M. Beck Rubert (1890 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cressona Cemetery
Cressona
Schuylkill County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Beck Family Plot
 
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Record added: Jun 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14554903
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