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Rebecca Ellen Behanna Jamieson
Birth: Apr. 14, 1884
Elizabeth
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 1952
Sunny Side
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

Rebecca was a midwife and "healer" who delivered many babies and cured many ailing people. She married John Jamieson when she was 14 and they had 5 surviving children.

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Obituary: Mrs. Rebecca Ellen Behanna Jamison died this morning in her home at Sunnyside, RD#3, Elizabeth. She was the widow of John J. Jamieson. Mrs. Jamieson was born in Donora on Apr 14, 1884, a daughter of the late Samuel and Martha Spor Behanna and she was a member of the Church of the Nazarene of Monongahela. Friends are being received at her home, where the Rev. Paul Andre will conduct services on Tuesday at 2pm. Interment will be in Round Hill Cem. Survivors include four sons, David, Carson and Joseph, all of RD3, Elizabeth and John J. Jamison of RD1, Elizabeth: a daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth Semke, of RD3, Elizabeth: 9 gc: 12 ggc; a step brother, Arthur Linn of RD3, Elizabeth; three brothers, Melvin and David Behanna of RD3 and Samuel Behanna of Donora and one sister, Mrs. Oley Little of Donora."
********************************************************** The surname "Spor" is a misspelling of the name "Sphar".
 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Behanna (1841 - 1899)
  Martha Jane Bowden Willgues Behanna (1852 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  John Joseph Jamieson (1866 - 1947)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Ann Jamieson Gardis (1899 - 1946)*
  David Jamieson (1904 - 1968)*
  John j Jamieson (1906 - 1974)*
  Elizabeth Semke Seman (1908 - 1982)*
  James Semour Carson Jamieson (1910 - 1964)*
 
 Siblings:
  Averel Behanna (1872 - 1918)*
  Homer Malvern Behanna (1875 - 1954)*
  Alexander Behanna (1878 - 1908)*
  Rebecca Ellen Behanna Jamieson (1884 - 1952)
  Arolley Behanna Little (1886 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Round Hill Cemetery
Elizabeth
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: bcjones5
Record added: Nov 13, 2009
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Rebecca,You are remembered. Rest in peace.
- bcjones5
 Added: Aug. 25, 2010
Remembering Rebecca...
- Diane Miller
 Added: Jun. 8, 2010
In Memory of Rebecca Ellen Behanna Jamieson.
- Diane Miller
 Added: Jan. 9, 2010
 
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