Susan Simpson

about 1811–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Susan

Susan Simpson was born about 1811, in Pennsylvania, United States. She married William Beck in 1830, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Wayne Township, Allen, Indiana, United States for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

William Beck
1805–
Susan Simpson
1811–
Marriage: 1830
Margaret Beck
1831–
Mary Beck
1832–
Frisbee T. Beck
1838–1911
Catherine Beck
1856–
Matilda Beck
1841–1917
Malinda Beck
1844–1912
Isabella Beck
1849–1935
Fielding Delihunt Beck
1851–1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1830
Pennsylvania, United States
children

(8)

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World Events (8)

1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 1

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1816

Age 5

Indiana is the 19th state.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 40

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from Sim .2 English: habitational name from any of three places in Devon, so named from Old English personal name Sigewine + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Susan Beck in household of Wm Beck, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Susan Beck in household of Wm Beck, "United States Census, 1850"

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