Samuel Beck Family

This family profile is part of the ICC Families Project. The project seeks to piece together the families that attended Immaculate Conception Church in Limestone Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.

Samuel Beck married Maria Anna Elizabeth Eck on 10 December 1863. Dispensations was given because Samuel was not Catholic. Witnesses were Wilhelm Eck and Elisabeth Eck.[1] Maria Anna Elizabeth Eck born 24 May 1845 to Joel Eck and Margaretha Zweier.[2]

They lived in Limestone Township and moved to Loyalsock Township, Lycoming County by 1900. Samuel was a carpenter.[3]

Children of Samuel Beck and Maria Ann Elizabeth Eck, all born in Pennsylvania:

  1. Joseph Ambroseius Beck born 23 March 1864.[4]
  2. Jeremia Andrea Beck born 26 December 1865.[5]
  3. Martha Johanna Beck born 4 April 1868.[6]
  4. Cecilia Carolina Beck born 6 March 1870.[7]
  5. Jacob Augustus “Joel” Beck born 11 October 1876.[8]
  6. William Beck was born 18 November 1878.[9]
  7. Maria Itta Beck born 15 September 1883.[10]

[1] ICC Marriage Register, p. 12.

[2] ICC Baptisms, p. 6.

[3] 1870 U.S. Census, population schedule, Limestone Township, Lycoming County, p. 4, dwelling 25, family 24, Samuel Beck household. Also, 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule, Limestone Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, ED 53, p. 18, dwelling 152, family 153, Mary Beck household. Also, 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule, Loyalsock Township, First Precinct, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, ED 53, sheet 3B, dwelling 62, family 64, Samuel T. Beck household.

[4] ICC Baptisms, p. 54.

[5] ICC Baptisms, p. 59.

[6] ICC Baptisms, p. 65.

[7] ICC Baptisms, p. 71.

[8] ICC Baptisms, p. 87.

[9] ICC Baptisms, p. 93. Baptized as Wilhelmina Elisa Beck.

[10] ICC Baptisms, p. 108.

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