Monday, May 27, 2019

William H Beck

Wm. H. Beck
Morrisonville, ILL

Reverse of the card on the left
William Henry Beck
(1867 - 1903)

1867 Jan 13

Louisville, KY, state records, William Henry Beck is born to Frederick Wilhelm Beck and Anna Kathryn Modenbach
1880 Jun 26
Middletown, IN, US census William H Beck age 13 living with parents working in family business as shoemaker
1879 - 1883
Living in Indiana with parents
1887 Sep 22
Butler, IL, state records, sister Viola H Beck is born; W H Beck is now 20 years old, probably still living with parents
1891 Nov 24
Christian, IL, state records, William H Beck and Georgie Anna Harris are married
1893 Sep 22
Morrisonville, IL, state records, son Herbert Beck is born
1900 Jun 28
Morrisonville, IL, US census William H Beck as photographer; res 352 Railroad st
1902 Feb 20
Morrisonville, IL, state records, son Chester Lee Beck is born
1903 Dec 22
Morrisonville, IL, state records, William Henry Beck dies at age 36

It appears that William H Beck lived and worked in Morrisonville, IL, from about 1893 to his death in 1903.

This card is imprinted with the date 1894.

photographer: Wm H Beck
Morrisonville, IL
branch gallery Raymond, IL
example from pinterest

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