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Andrew Beck

Birth
Death 1884 (aged 72–73)
Kimbles, Pike County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Memorial ID 89206099 · View Source
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Worked a large farm in Queens with wife. Had many children, one son named John who owned Beck's Hotel across the street from Cypress Hill Cemetery, and another named Frederick, who also lived nearby. He sold farm and moved with another son to Kimble where he contracted "hasty consumption" and died. Never went to doctors, disliked them. He was buried in PA but reinterred at Cypress Hills. it was then found that his body had petrified and turned to stone. See article from Brooklyn Eagle Tuesday, January 27, 1891 Page: 1 Section: Front page


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  • Created by: Judi Braddick
  • Added: 27 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89206099
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Beck (1811–1884), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89206099, citing Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Judi Braddick (contributor 46567877) .