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Jennie Petre
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1827
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1910
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

Jennie's first husband was Asa Porter Beeman. Later she married Benjamin Hyland and thirdly, Jacob Petre. The children were all Asa Porter Beeman's except for Ora (Mrs. Tuttle), she was from Hyland. On her widow's pension application she stated John Stewart was her father. Contr. by Michael J. Petrie (#47366661)
Note: Jennie is in an unmarked grave in Section 8 of Block 21, shown at the location of the windmill in the top photo. Location of grave was found using cemetery plot map of this section.

Died, at 3 o'clock Thursday afternoon, Feb. 24, 1910, at the residence, 421 West Canedy street, Mrs. Jennie Petre, aged 82 years 3 months and 20 days. The decedent, one of the oldest residents of the city, was born in Harrisburg, Pa., Nov. 4, 1827, and came to Illinois thirty-seven years ago. For the past twenty-six years she has been a resident of Springfield. She was a faithful and consistent member of the Seventh Day Adventist church.

Mrs. Petre is survived by two sons, Ambrose (Silas Ambrose Beeman) of Lincoln, Neb., and N. D. (Napoleon B. Beeman) of Bagley, Pa.; three daughters, Mrs. Gertrude J. (Jane Gertrude Beeman) Hicks of Seattle, Wash.; Mrs. Minnie (Asa Ann Beeman)Stewart of Chicago and Mrs. George (Ora Hyland) Tuttle of this city. The funeral will be held at the residence and at the Church of the Seventh Day Adventist. The interment will be in Oak Ridge cemetery. IL State Journal, Springfield, IL 2-25-1910

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  Jacob Petre (1843 - 1900)*
  Silas A. Beeman (1855 - 1934)*
  Napoleon B Beeman (1858 - 1924)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 21, Sec 8, G, 7; unmarked
Maintained by: BjJ
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Oct 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30691334
Jennie Petre
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Jennie Petre
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Jennie Petre
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- BjJ
 Added: Mar. 7, 2013

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