Lydia Ellen Becker1

b. 1878, d. 1889
  • Birth*: 18781
  • Death*: 18891
  • Last Edited: 2 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Matilda Becker Wetzel.

Margaret Becker1

b. 1861, d. 1927
  • Name-Married: Margaret Watkins1
  • Birth*: 18611
  • Death*: 19271
  • Last Edited: 2 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Matilda Becker Wetzel.

Margaret Becker1

  • Name-Married: Margaret Watkins1
  • Marriage*: 4 November 1886; Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Jefferson Watkins1,2
  • Last Edited: 11 Jul 2017

Family: Jefferson Watkins

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Jonah Watkins - 17 April 1972.
  2. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  3. [S67] E. J. Buxton, San Jose Centennial Book (San Jose, Illinois: San Jose Women's Club, 1953), p. 229.

Marianna Becker1

b. 18 October 1930, d. 12 December 2001
  • Name-Married: Marianna Lessen1
  • Birth*: 18 October 1930; Menard Co., Illinois3,2
  • Residence: 1940; Irish Grove Twp., Menard Co., Illinois4
  • Residence*: Middletown, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 1 May 1954; United Methodist Church, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Robert Fred Lessen1,2,5
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Hartsburg2
  • Death*: 12 December 2001; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,2
  • Burial*: 15 December 2001; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,2
  • Last Edited: 6 Sep 2019

Family: Robert Fred Lessen b. 17 Nov 1928, d. 29 Jun 2019

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 95.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Marianna Lessen - 13 December 2001.
  3. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 74.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Wedding Announcement - 27 May 1954.

Matilda Becker1,2

b. 14 June 1874, d. 28 January 1916
  • Name-Married: Matilda Wetzel1
  • Birth*: 14 June 1874; Illinois1,2
  • Marriage*: 24 January 1894; Mason Co., Illinois; Principal=John Wetzel1,4
  • Residence*: 1900; Allen's Grove Twp., Mason Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 28 January 1916; Illinois3,2
  • Burial*: 30 January 1916; Mason City Cemetery, Mason City, Mason Co., Illinois3,2
  • Last Edited: 2 Nov 2014

Family: John Wetzel b. 4 Jan 1870, d. 30 Sep 1963

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Matilda Becker Wetzel.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Matilda Wetzel.
  4. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.

Melvin L. Becker1

b. 25 April 1922, d. 18 December 2010
  • Birth*: 25 April 1922; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 18 December 2010; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: Sand Prairie Cemetery, Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 19 Jul 2015

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Melvin Becker.

Palmer Ervin Becker1

b. 1895, d. 1988
  • Birth*: 18951
  • Death*: 19881
  • Last Edited: 26 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.

Peter Becker1

b. 1857, d. 1858
  • Birth*: 18571
  • Death*: 18581
  • Last Edited: 2 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Matilda Becker Wetzel.

Russell Elmer Becker1

b. 1902, d. 9 January 1984
  • Birth*: 1902; Mason Co., Illinois1,2
  • Marriage*: 1 November 1924; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Harmke Cornelia Lessen3,4
  • Occupation*: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer5,6
  • Residence*: 1930; Allen's Grove Twp., Mason Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1940; Allen's Grove Twp., Mason Co., Illinois6
  • Death*: 9 January 19844
  • Last Edited: 19 Jan 2020

Family: Harmke Cornelia Lessen b. 22 Jan 1901, d. 28 Nov 1992

Citations

  1. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Becker.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Harmke Becker - 30 November 1992.
  5. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  6. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  7. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.

Thomas Everett Becker1

b. 14 November 1929, d. 18 September 2019
  • Birth*: 14 November 1929; Menard Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1940; Irish Grove Twp., Menard Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: Married Ruth Maxine Lambert1
  • Residence*: 2001; Middletown, Illinois4
  • Death*: 18 September 2019; Middletown, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln1
  • Obituary: 20 September 2019; Lincoln Courier1
  • Burial*: 23 September 2019; Indian Point Cemetery, Athens, Menard Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 8 Nov 2019

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Thomas Becker - 20 September 2019.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Marianna Lessen - 13 December 2001.
  3. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Marianna Lessen - 13 December 2001.

Verna Emily Becker1

b. 1905, d. 1975
  • Birth*: 19051
  • Death*: 19751
  • Last Edited: 26 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.

Victor E. Becker1,2

b. 24 October 1900, d. 17 December 1992
  • Birth*: 24 October 1900; Menard Co., Illinois1,2
  • Marriage*: 22 January 1929; Middletown, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Mary Jane McCormick2
  • Occupation*: Farmer2
  • Religion*: Member of Irish Grove Presbyterian Church at Middletown2
  • Death*: 17 December 1992; Middletown, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln1,2
  • Burial*: 19 December 1992; Indian Point Cemetery, Athens, Menard Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 26 Oct 2013

Family: Mary Jane McCormick b. 16 May 1908, d. 10 Oct 1970

Citations

  1. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Victor Becker - 17 December 1992.
  3. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Marianna Lessen - 13 December 2001.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Marianna Lessen - 13 December 2001.

Viola Becker1

b. 1909, d. 2008
  • Name-Married: Viola Schlottman1
  • Birth*: 19091
  • Death*: 20081
  • Last Edited: 19 Jul 2015

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Melvin Becker.

W. Earl Becker1

  • Last Edited: 4 Apr 2018

Family: Louise Palmer

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Jean Becker - 1 April 2003.

William Becker1

b. 1871, d. 1956
  • Birth*: 18711
  • Death*: 19561
  • Last Edited: 2 Nov 2014

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Matilda Becker Wetzel.

Elizabeth Beckman1

b. between 1890 and 1891
  • Birth*: between 1890 and 1891; Illinois1
  • Occupation*: 1930; Housekeeper1
  • Residence*: 1930; Allen's Grove Twp., Mason Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 27 Aug 2018

Citations

  1. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Henry O. (Heinrich Onken) Beckmann1,2

b. 29 August 1841, d. 27 November 1908
  • Birth*: 29 August 1841; Roggenstede, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1
  • Migration*: To Loquard, Germany1
  • Immigration*: 1871; From Germany to America settling at Emden1
  • Death (alt): 26 November 19082
  • Death*: 27 November 1908; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 28 November 1908; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Last Edited: 13 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S96] Ruth Boyken and Hans-Georg Boyken, Wo sind sie geblieben? - Ostfriesen in Amerika (Where did they stay? - East Frisians in America) (Titonka, Iowa: Boyken & Boyken Partners, 1998), 35 - 1908.
  2. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 290.

Ann Beckwith1

  • Last Edited: 26 May 2013

Family: William Dickson

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Rebecca Dickson Patton.

Rose Beckwith1

  • Name-Variation: Rosa C. Bequeath2
  • Name-Married: Rose Pfeiffer1
  • Marriage*: 25 March 1885; Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Lawrence Pfeiffer1,2
  • Last Edited: 13 Aug 2013

Family: Lawrence Pfeiffer

Citations

  1. [S57] News Article, The Peoria Journal Star, Peoria, Illinois, Obituary of Clarence Pfeiffer - 21 July 1994.
  2. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.

Joseph Bedle1

  • Last Edited: 13 Jan 2018

Family: Sarah Hall

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Mary Jane Bell.

Mary Jane Bedle1

b. 5 September 1860, d. 6 September 1942
  • Name-Married: Mary Jane Bell1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Peter D. Bell1
  • Birth*: 5 September 1860; Topeka, Illinois1
  • Death*: 6 September 1942; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 8 September 1942; Richmond Grove Cemetery, Sheridan Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 13 Jan 2018

Family: Peter D. Bell b. 28 Sep 1851, d. 4 Aug 1936

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Mary Jane Bell.

Kenneth Martin Bedwell1,2

b. 14 February 1926, d. 14 September 2001
  • Marriage*: Principal=Joanna L. ?3
  • Birth*: 14 February 1926; Clay Co., Indiana1,2
  • Death*: 14 September 2001; Ulrich, Henry Co., Missouri1,2,4
  • Burial*: Green Hill Cemetery, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 26 Mar 2016

Family: Joanna L. ? b. 29 Jul 1931, d. 10 Feb 1991

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Kenneth M. Bedwell.
  2. [S149] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Applications & Claims ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Joanna L. Bedwell.
  4. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  5. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Shawn Paul Bedwell.

Raymond Bedwell1

b. 31 December 1897
  • Birth*: 31 December 1897; Clay Co., Indiana2
  • Marriage*: 14 March 1925; Vigo Co., Indiana; Principal=Emma Steinhall1,2
  • Last Edited: 26 Mar 2016

Family: Emma Steinhall b. 7 Feb 1896

Citations

  1. [S149] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Applications & Claims ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.
  2. [S47] "FamilySearch.org". Database. , "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XFWC-DXH : accessed 26 March 2016), Raymond Bedwell and Emma Steinhall, 14 Mar 1925; citing reference v 67 p 24; FHL microfilm 1,905,909.

Shawn Paul Bedwell1

b. 21 June 1975, d. 22 October 1975
  • Birth*: 21 June 19751
  • Death*: 22 October 19751
  • Burial*: Green Hill Cemetery, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 26 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Shawn Paul Bedwell.

Ernest A. Beebe1,2

b. 12 September 1902, d. 22 September 1988
  • Birth*: 12 September 1902; Illinois3,2
  • Marriage*: 9 July 1931; Manito, Illinois; Principal=Hazel I. Tackman1,4
  • Occupation*: 1940; Farmer3
  • Residence*: 1940; Manito, Mason Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 22 September 1988; Manito, Mason Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 1 Feb 2015

Family: Hazel I. Tackman b. 31 Mar 1911, d. 18 Sep 2003

Citations

  1. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 75.
  2. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  4. [S76] News Article, The Delavan Times, Delavan, Illinois, Obituary of Hazel Beebe - 24 September 2003.

Greta Belle Beebe1

b. 5 February 1932, d. 17 July 1998
  • Name-Married: Greta Paice2
  • Name-Married: Greta Belle Alexander1
  • Birth*: 5 February 1932; Manito, Mason Co., Illinois1,2
  • Residence*: 1940; Manito, Mason Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 15 February 1950; Principal=Edward Jay Alexander1
  • Widowed*: 3 September 19761
  • Occupation*: Parapsychologist2
  • Notes*: Founder and President of the Star of Hope Center at Delavan; Member of the Order of Eastern Star at Manito2
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Delavan2
  • Death*: 17 July 1998; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Died at Hopedale1,2
  • Burial*: 20 July 1998; Prairie Rest Cemetery, Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1,2
  • Last Edited: 30 Jan 2015

Family: Edward Jay Alexander b. 9 Sep 1929, d. 3 Sep 1976

Citations

  1. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 75.
  2. [S76] News Article, The Delavan Times, Delavan, Illinois, Obituary of Greta B. Alexander Paice - 22 July 1998.
  3. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Adah E. Beecher1

b. between 1869 and 1870
  • Birth*: between 1869 and 1870; Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1880; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 16 May 2013

Citations

  1. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Fred E. Beecher1

b. between 1865 and 1866
  • Birth*: between 1865 and 1866; Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1880; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 16 May 2013

Citations

  1. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Miner DeWitt Beecher1

b. 6 September 1844, d. 3 October 1884
  • Birth*: 6 September 1844; Orleans Co., New York1,2
  • Military Service*: Union Army Veteran of the Civil War - Co. K, 1st New York Infantry1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Arletta R. ?3
  • Migration*: 1867; To Tazewell Co.2
  • Occupation*: between 1873 and 1880; Lawyer3,2
  • Residence: 1873; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1880; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 3 October 1884; Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: Prairie Rest Cemetery, Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 9 Jul 2015

Family: Arletta R. ? b. bt 1846 - 1847

Citations

  1. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 84.
  2. [S147] [Anonymous], Atlas Map of Tazewell County, Illinois (Davenport, Iowa: Andreas, Lyter & Co., 1873), p. 14.
  3. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Myrtie E. Beecher1

b. 1874, d. 1884
  • Birth*: 1874; Illinois1,2
  • Residence*: 1880; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 18842
  • Burial*: Prairie Rest Cemetery, Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 16 May 2013

Citations

  1. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 84.