BECK, Benjamin

Male 1814 - 1863  (49 years)


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  • Name BECK, Benjamin 
    Born 10 Jul 1814  Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Liberty Township, Montour, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Biography


    • BIOGRAPHY:
      Benjamin Beck, son of Jacob, was born in 1814 in Northampton county and removed with his fa­ther to Lycoming county. In early life he learned stone cutting, which be continued to follow after he took up farming, having purchased a farm in Montour county, about three miles east of Pottsgrove, Pa. He was thus engaged to the those of his life, dying in his prime, April 16, 1863, at the age of forty-nine years. He married Eliza Derter, of Northampton county, born in 1818, who died Dec. 22, 1882, and they are buried at Center Church, in Liberty township, Montour county. They were members of the Center Lutheran Church. Six children were born to Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Beck: Matilda, who married William Gaskins, of Danville, Pa.; Catherine, who married William R. Miller; George A.; William H.; Ella, who married Charles Weinland; and John A.
    Residence on a farm 3 miles east of Pottsgrove, PA 
    _UID 0B7D6B414F28184B8E3FC361BB71EC1C33FC 
    Died 16 Sep 1863 
    Buried Liberty Township, Montour, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Center Lutheran Cemetery 
    Person ID I2458  Milton Families
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2010 

    Father BECK, Jacob,   b. 3 May 1790,   d. 5 May 1871  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother HAUSE, Susannah,   b. 1782,   d. 28 Feb 1846, White Deer Township, Union, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Family ID F726  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family DERTER, Elizabeth,   b. 1818, Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1882, Liberty Township, Montour, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Children 
    +1. BECK, William H.,   b. 4 Apr 1852, Liberty Township, Montour, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1932, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +2. BECK, John Allen,   b. 11 May 1858, Montour, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1925, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F719  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jul 1814 - Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Liberty Township, Montour, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Center Lutheran Cemetery - - Liberty Township, Montour, Pennsylvania, United States
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  • Sources 
    1. [S14] Floyd's History of Northumberland County, PA 1911, Page 332.