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Meriam Marie (Becker) Yealy (1912 - 1994)

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Meriam Marie Yealy formerly Becker aka Feltch
Born in Adams, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 20 Jan 2020 | Created 25 Nov 2019 | Last significant change: 20 Jan 2020
21:05: Kathy Rabenstein edited the Biography for Meriam Marie (Becker) Yealy (1912-1994). [Thank Kathy for this]
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Meriam (Becker) Yealy has German Roots.
Meriam (Becker) Yealy was a Pennsylvanian.

Meriam, daughter of William Henry Becker and Lucy Ellen Cromer, was born 8 January 1912 in Adams County, Pennsylvania.[1]

  • Residence (1920) Reading Township, Adams, Pennsylvania

William H. Becker (age 48, tenant farmer), Lucy E. Becker (45), Raymond H. (16, hand on home farm). Ruth E. (16), Alvin C. (13, hand on home farm), Mervin Leroy (11), Meriam Marie (8), Ethel E. (6), Harold Melvin (4), Edgar Dennis (2), Rose Viola (Becker) Fleming (24) and Agnes Missouri (Becker) Gross (22). [2]

  • Residence (1935) Hanover, York, Pennsylvania,

She may also have married a Mr. Shultz as indicated by the stepchildren in the 1940 census. He is not mentioned in her obituary, so perhaps they divorced.

  • Residence (1940) Paradise Township, York, Pennsylvania

Wilbert A Feltch Head Male 28 Pennsylvania Miriam M Feltch Wife Female 28 Pennsylvania Gloria A Feltch Daughter Female 5 Pennsylvania William A Feltch Son Male 4 Pennsylvania Jacob E Feltch Son Male 3 Pennsylvania John F Feltch Son Male 0 Pennsylvania Menal E Shultz Stepson Male 11 Pennsylvania Elaine M Shultz Stepdaughter Female 10 [3]

Meriam died 1 May 1994 in Hanover and was buried there at Marburg Memorial Gardens.[4]


  1. 1.0 1.1 United States Social Security Death Index, database, FamilySearch (20 May 2014), Meriam M Yealy, May 1994; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).
  2. 2.0 2.1 United States Census, 1920 database with images, FamilySearch (accessed 25 November 2019), Meriam M Becker in household of William H Becker, Reading, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States; citing ED 29, sheet 8A, line 43, family 178, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1507; FHL microfilm 1,821,507.
  3. 3.0 3.1 United States Census, 1940, database with images, FamilySearch (20 August 2019), Miriam M Feltch in household of Wilbert A Feltch, Paradise Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 67-68, sheet 9A, line 20, family 161, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3643.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Find A Grave: Memorial #45812909 for Meriam Marie Becker Feltch.

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