Born on Aug 12 1712 and baptized on the 14th at Sien, Rhineland-Palatinate, daughter of Johannes and Eva Catherine Becker. She married Christian Heilman on July 24, 1736 in Gauersheim, Pfalz, Bavaria. Find A Grave reports (without citing sources) that she died at sea, on board the Halifax traveling to Philadelphia with her husband and children.
↑ Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 03 July 2019), memorial page for Margaretha Elisabeth Becker Heilman (1710–Sep 1753), Find A Grave: Memorial #6576133 ; Maintained by Sue Herbine (contributor 46541621) Body lost at sea, who reports a Buried at Sea in the Atlantic Ocean.
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Margaretha Elizabeth by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Margaretha Elizabeth: