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James Hubert Collins BECK

Male 1879 - 1956  (77 years)


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  • Name James Hubert Collins BECK  [1
    Born 4 Aug 1879  White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Name Hube  [2
    Died 25 Dec 1956  New Glasgow, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    • J. H. C. BECK Dies in Aberdeen Christmas Night. New Glasgow: James Hubert C. BECK, for many years operator of a trucking and transport business in New Glasgow, died at Aberdeen Hospital about 11.30 Christmas night. He had been in failing health since last August and had undergone surgery in Halifax.

      Mr. BECK was a native of High Bank, P.E.I., but had resided in New Glasgow for the past 40 years. He was 77. Predeceased by his wife in 1940, he is survived by four sons, Boswell, Noranda, Quebec; Vernon, New Glasgow; Jack, Prescott, Ontario; and James in Noranda; and seven daughters, Lillian, Mrs. J. J. MACINTOSH, British Columbia; Dwina, Mrs. Walter MACLEAN, Abercrombie; Thelma, Mrs. Charles SANGSTER, Grand Pre, Nova Scotia; Alma, Mrs. William BRUCE, Bunbury, P.E.I.; Isabel, Mrs Colin GALLANT, New Glasgow; Lucy, Mrs. Clary POTTS, New Glasgow, and Marguerite, Mrs. Frank FILLMORE, New Glasgow.

      He is also survived by two sisters, Lillian, Mrs. Murdock MACLEOD, Dedham, Massachusetts; Josey, Mrs. Louis HERRING, Murray River, P.E.I., and by 30 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

      The funeral service will be held from his late home on 34 Arch Street Friday afternoon at 2.30 with burial at Lorne Street Cemetery.
    Buried 28 Dec 1956  Lorne St. Cemetery, New Glasgow, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I860  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2016 

    Father Benjamin BECK,   b. 4 Mar 1847, White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1923, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary MCLEAN,   b. 20 Feb 1844, Little Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1926, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married Aft 7 Mar 1873  [4
    Address 1881  Lot 64, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address 1891  Lot 64, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address 1901  Lot 64, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address 1911  White Sands, Lot 64, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address 1921  White Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Documents
    Marriage Bonds: Benjamin Beck and Mary McClean
    Marriage Bonds: Benjamin Beck and Mary McClean
    7 March 1873
    Family ID F118  Group Sheet

    Family Calumbena "Bessie" MACNEIL,   b. 26 Jan 1886, Little Sands, Kings, Prince Edward Island, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1940, New Glasgow, Pictou, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 28 Aug 1908  [10
    Children 
     1. Boswell BECK,   d. 10 Jul 1991, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Vernon BECK,   d. 20 Jun 1978
     3. James H. C. BECK,   d. 24 Dec 2007, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Lillian BECK,   d. 7 Nov 1977
     5. Dwina BECK,   d. 2 Jun 1994, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Thelma BECK,   d. 3 Mar 1970
     7. Alma BECK,   d. 21 Mar 1974
     8. Living
     9. Living
     10. Marguerite Sarah BECK,   d. 15 Mar 2017
     11. John MacMillan "Jack" BECK,   b. 14 Nov 1925,   d. 5 Jul 2014, Prescott, Leeds & Grenville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 13 Feb 2012 
    Family ID F708  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    BECK
    BECK
    JAMES HUBERT COLLINS BECK
    1879 - 1956
    LENA BESSIE MACNEILL
    Beloved wife of
    J.H.C. BECK
    1886 - 1940

    Because I Live Ye Shall Live Also

  • Sources 
    1. [S38] BECK Family History, James Beck.

    2. [S190] Book: Vere Beck Family Biographies, Compiled by : James V. Beck; Sharon L. Beck, Ivan Munn, (July 2003 edtion).

    3. [S11] Obituary/Death or Funeral notice.

    4. [S239] Archives: Provincial Archives and Records Office of P.E.I.

    5. [S135] Census of Canada, 1881, (4 April 1881).

    6. [S1079] Census of Canada, 1891.

    7. [S53] Census of Canada, 1901, (31 March 1901).

    8. [S308] Census of Canada, 1911, (1 June 1911).

    9. [S984] Census of Canada, 1921, (Enumerated 1 June 1921).

    10. [S676] Personal communication.


  

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