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Catherine Becker Banks
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Birth: 1833
Saxony (Sachsen), Germany
Death: 1902

* Came to the USA from Germany at the age of 16 in 1849

* Wife of Bernhard Banks

Had 8 Children:

1) Elizabeth (Banks) Chambers (1857 - 1933)

2) Lewis (1861-1940)

3) Frances (1864- ?)

4) John (born Charles) (07/23/1867 - 04/22/1919)

5) Bernard Banks (1869 - ?)

6) Catherine (Banks) Goeringer

7) Henry W. Banks (born Henrich)

8) Joseph Banks (1879 - 1942)

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Bernhard & Katherine were hotel keepers. Bought old Railroad Hotel, Center Street, Mahanoy City, PA in Sept. 1864. He sold it in 1895. It still exists as a tavern. The family was Roman Catholic. Most of the Banks children were born there.

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Bernhard Banks (1829 - 1892)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Banks*
  John Banks (1867 - 1919)*
  Bernard Banks (1869 - 1950)*
  Catherine B. Goeringer (1873 - 1958)*
  Henry Wellington Banks (1875 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hollenback Cemetery
Wilkes-Barre
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot 1751
 
Created by: Sarah J.
Record added: Nov 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100480568
Catherine <i>Becker</i> Banks
Added by: Joan Cavanaugh
 
Catherine <i>Becker</i> Banks
Added by: Joan Cavanaugh
 
Catherine <i>Becker</i> Banks
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Added by: Robert M & Claire V (Wilkinson) Mcgee
 
 
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- Joan
 Added: Nov. 10, 2012
 
 
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