Elizabeth <I>Beidler Downing</I> Riter

Elizabeth Beidler Downing Riter

Birth
Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 15 Feb 1868 (aged 74)
Hancock County, Illinois, USA
Burial Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 6319052 · View Source
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The daughter of John and Hannah (Buckwalter) Beidler, she married Joseph Downing in 1813, but was left with six children when Joseph died in 1822. She remarried to Benjamin Riter, by whom she had five more children. Elizabeth was an early member of the LDS, arriving in Nauvoo about 1840.


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  • Created by: Ray Downing
  • Added: 3 Apr 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6319052
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Beidler Downing Riter (1 Feb 1794–15 Feb 1868), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6319052, citing Old Nauvoo Burial Grounds, Nauvoo, Hancock County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Ray Downing (contributor 46523418) .