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 Mary Jane <I>Berger</I> Beers

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Mary Jane Berger Beers

  • Birth 27 May 1872 Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 9 Jan 1911 Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Flinton, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Memorial ID 31868248

AKA Jennie M Berger

Mary Jane was the wife of Alexander James (A.J.)Beers 1874-1912

she was the daughter of George Berger, Sr of Blaine city, PA and Elizabeth (Myers) Berger

she died age 38y 7m 12d

Jennie and Alexander were married June 1884

Source: obit, PA newspaper


Pneumonia Causes Death

Last Thursday morning at ten o'clock Mary Jane, wife of A. J. Beers passed away at her home near Flinton from pneumonia after an illness of one week. The deceased was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Berger, Sr., of Blain City, and was born in White township, Cambria county, Pa., May 27th, 1872, being aged 38 years, 7 months and 12 days at the time of death. In June 1884 she was united in marriage to A. J. Beers, who with two children, Lizzie and Lafayette, are left to mourn the loss of a faithful wife and mother. She is also survived by her parents and these brothers and sisters, viz: Geo W. Berger, Dunlo; Joel A. Berger, of this place; Jacob Berger, of Boswell; Mrs. V. E. Austin, of Blaine City; Grover C Berger , of Cumberland Md; and Mrs. Joseph Blakely, of Blain City. One brother, John M. Berger died December 22nd, 1908.Sunday afternoon at one o'clock services were held in the Beaver Valley U. B. church, Rev. L. B. Fasick officiating, and interment was made in the Beaver Valley cemetery. Undertaker J. C. Troxell, of Glasgow was in charge of the funeral.

1900 Fed census, Jackson Twp., Cambria Co.,PA June 7, 1900
Alexander Beers age 26 (Feb 1874)married 5yrs b. PA parents born PA Grocer
Jennie Beers age 28 (May 1872) married 5 yrs 1 child born & living b. PA parents b. PA
Elizabeth Beers age 1 (Oct 1898) b. PA
6 boarders

1910 Fed census, Reade Twp., Cambria co., PA.,
Benjamin Beers age 76 born PA
Fyanna Beers age 75 born PA (wife)
Alexander J Beers age 36 born PA (son)
Jennie M Beers age 37 born PA (Dau-in-law)
Elizabeth F. Beers age 11 born PA (Granddau)
Lafyette Beers age 9 bornPA (Grandson)

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  • Created by: Joan of VA
  • Added: 1 Dec 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 31868248
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Jane Berger Beers (27 May 1872–9 Jan 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 31868248, citing Beaver Valley Cemetery, Flinton, Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Joan of VA (contributor 46993634) .