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Catherine Becker Banks
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Birth: Mar. 11, 1833
Hessen, Germany
Death: Sep. 10, 1902

* Daughter of Johan Becker & Elizabeth (Fitger)

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

* Wife of Bernhard Banks




Had 8 Children:


1) Lewis (b. 1861 - 1940)


2) Elizabeth (Banks) Chambers (1861 - 1933)


3) Frances (1864 - 1932)


4) John (born Charles) (1867 - 1919)


5) Bernard Banks (1869 - 1950)


6) Catherine "Kate" (Banks) Goeringer
(1873 - 1958)


7) Henry W. Banks (born Henrich)
(1875 - 1946)


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.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Bernhard Banks (1829 - 1892)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Banks Chambers (1861 - 1933)*
  John Banks (1867 - 1919)*
  Bernard Banks (1869 - 1950)*
  Catherine Banks Goeringer (1873 - 1958)*
  Heinrich Wellington Banks (1875 - 1946)*
  Joseph Banks (1879 - 1942)*
 
*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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 Added: Nov. 10, 2012
 
 
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