John Greener
(1806-1885)
Jane Richardson
(1806-1857)
John Lawson Beach
(1828-1870)
Ann Greener
(1828-1906)
Sarah Elizabeth Beach
(1862-1935)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. William James Jacobs Jr.

Sarah Elizabeth Beach 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

  • Born: 9 May 1862, Silver Creek, Schuylkill, PA 1 4 6 10
  • Marriage (1): William James Jacobs Jr. <1883> in , , PA 1
  • Died: 5 Mar 1935, Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA at age 72 4 6
  • Buried: 7 Mar 1935, Tamaqua Twp.: Odd Fellows Cemetery, Schuylkill, PA 4 6

   Another name for Sarah was Sarah Elizabeth Beech.1 10 11

  General Notes:

Her 1900 census reports both her parents were born in England.

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Census in 1870 in Mahanoy City, Schuylkill, PA. 12 The 1870 census recorded John Beach, supervisor of colliery, 41, living with wife Ann, 41. They were born in England, and living with their children born in Pennsylvania: Jane, 15; Mary, 11; Sarah, 9. Also in the home was Ann's sister, Mary Greener, domestic servant, 39, born in England, and Mary Fletcher, domestic servant, 23, born in England. Living next door is John's blind father, John C. Beach, 73, with his wife Jane, 71, both born in England. Next door to them is son Charles Beach, 39, and his family.

2. Newspaper: Pottsville Republican: Shenandoah: Mrs. W. G. Johnson, of Gilberton, spent Sunday with her sister Mrs. W. J. Jacobs, of South Jardin street., 5 Oct 1891, Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 13

3. Newspaper: Evening Herald: Mrs. W. G. Johnson, of Mahanoy City, spend yesterday with her sister, Mrs. W. J. Jacobs., 23 Dec 1892, Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 14

4. Newspaper: Evening Herald, 9 Mar 1893, Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 15 Mrs. W. J. Jacobs and daughter, of West Oak street, took advantage of the pleasant weather by visiting the family of W. J. Johrson at Mahanoy City.

5. Newspaper: Pottsville Republican: Mrs. W. G. Johnson, of Mahanoy City, spent part of yesterday with her sister here, Mrs. W. J. Jacobs, 22 Jul 1898, Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 16

6. Residence: in 1900 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 1 Living at 37 W Oak Street in Shenandoah, William Jacobs, tailor, 37, born Jul 1862, was married for 17 years to wife Sarah E., 38, born May 1862. She had birthed 4 children, 3 alive in 1900. With them: Nelda, 12, Jun 1887; Harry B., 4, Feb 1896; and William K., 2, Dec 1897. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

7. Newspaper: Republican and Herald: Mrs. John Beacher, of Gordon, is the guest of W. J. Jacobs and family., 21 Jul 1902, Pottsville, Schuylkill, PA. 17

8. Census in 1910 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 18 Her parents were born in England according to her Census record.

9. Census in 1920 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 19 Living at 37 W Oak Street in Shenandoah, William J. Jacobs, tailor, 56, was with wife Sarah, 55; son Harry, 24; and son Lawrence, 15. The children, Sarah, William, and William's father were born in Pennsylvania. William's mother was born in New Jersey. Sarah's parents were born in England.

10. Census in 1930 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 20 The 1930 census recorded owning a $20,000 home at 37 W. Coal Street: Harry B. Jacobs, book store proprietor, 34, divorced, living with his brother, Larry C. Jacobs, helper book store, 25; his mother Sarah Jacobs, widowed, 65; and granddaughter Marion Harmon, 11. Everyone and their parents were born in Pennsylvania.

11. Cause of Death: chronic valvular heart disease, 5 Mar 1935, Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 4

12. Residence: 37 W. Oak St., Shenandoah, Pa. On 5 Mar 1935 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA. 4


Sarah married William James Jacobs Jr., son of William James Jacobs Sr. and Mary Ann Hough, <1883> in , , PA.1 (William James Jacobs Jr. was born on 19 Jul 1862 in New Castle, Schuylkill County, PA,1 10 21 22 23 24 died on 4 Jun 1928 in Shenandoah, Schuylkill, PA 23 24 25 26 and was buried on 7 Jun 1928 in Tamaqua Twp.: Odd Fellows Cemetery, Schuylkill, PA 23 25.)


Sources


1 1900 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Shenandoah Ward 3, Series: T623 Roll: 1484 Page: 202.

2 The Evening Herald (Shenandoah, PA).

3 FamilySearch.org, Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885 - 1950, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KMC1-TKV William J Jacobs in entry for William K Jacobs and Sarah Mae Rose, 11 Nov 1920; citing , Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States; FHL microfilm 2131501.

4 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 30951. Mrs. Sarah Jacobs. Father John Beach. Mother Ann Greener. Spouse William Jacobs.

5 FamilySearch.org, Delaware Death Records, 1855-1961, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FNT4-CJM William J. Jacobs in entry for William K. Jacobs, 16 Dec 1946; citing New Castle, New Castle, Delaware, United States, Hall of Records, Dover; FHL microfilm 1944091.

6 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=132845410.

7 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Collection Name: Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 563. PA > Schuylkill > Shenandoah > All Saints Episcopal Church > Baptism Lawrence Courteney Jacobs.

8 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1708-1985, Historical Society of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Collection Name: Historic Pennsylvania Church and Town Records; Reel: 563. PA > Schuylkill > Shenandoah > All Saints Episcopal Church > Baptism William Kenneth Jacobs.

9 FamilySearch.org, Delaware Death Records, 1855-1961, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KX3N-BRJ Lawrence C Jacobs, 24 Jun 1958; citing Delaware City, New Castle, Delaware.

10 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 54219. Harry B. Jacobs. Father William Jacobs. Mother Sarah Beech. Spouse Harriet Krasse.

11 FamilySearch.org, Delaware Death Records, 1855-1961, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KX3J-P8V Nelda Harmon , 30 Apr 1960; citing Wilmington, New Castle, Delaware.

12 1870 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MZ2Z-N4X Sarah Beach in household of John Beach, Pennsylvania, United States; citing p. 65, family 431, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 000552949.

13 Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, PA), 5 Oct 1891, page1.

14 The Evening Herald (Shenandoah, PA), 23 Dec 1892, page 3.

15 The Evening Herald (Shenandoah, PA), 9 Mar 1893, page 2.

16 Pottsville Republican (Pottsville, PA), 22 Jul 1898, page 4.

17 Republican and Herald (Pottsville, PA) (www.republicanherald.com), 21 Jul 1902, page 4.

18 1910 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Roll 1419 Book 2, Page 101a.

19 1920 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Shenandoah Ward 3, Series: T625 Roll: 1652 Page: 99.

20 1930 United States Census, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XHH9-T86 Harry B Jacobs, Shenandoah, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0116, sheet 10B, family 214, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 2147.

21 1880 United States Census, FHL Film 1255193; National Archives Film T9-1193; Page 118A.

22 1870 United States Census, Pennsylvania, Schuylkill County, Shenandoah Borough, Series: M593 Roll: 1450 Page: 603.

23 Find A Grave, http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=132845388.

24 Republican and Herald (Pottsville, PA) (www.republicanherald.com), 5 Jun 1928, page 1. Obituary of W. J. Jacobs.

25 Ancestry.com, Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1966 (Original data: Pennsylvania (State). Death certificates, 1906–1966. Series 11.90 (1,905 cartons). Records of the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Record Group 11. Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.), Death Certificate 66433. William James Jacobs. Father Willie J. Jacobs. Mother ___ Hood.

26 Mount Carmel Item (Mount Carmel, Northumberland, Pennsylvania.), 5 Jun 1928, page 1.



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