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Caroline (Theis) Becker (1840 - 1928)

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Caroline Becker formerly Theis
Born in Prussiamap
Daughter of and [mother unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Marietta, Washington County, Ohio, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 8 Aug 2018 | Created 4 Nov 2017
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Caroline (Theis) Becker migrated from Prussia to Ohio.
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Caroline Theis was born on September 11, 1840 in Prussia, Germany to Adam Theis. When she was 12, she and her parents and siblings immigrated to the US and eventually settled down in Washington County.

She was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church.

Caroline married Johann Becker. Together they had 7 children:

  1. Wilhelmina Becker
  2. Charles Becker
  3. Mary Becker
  4. Kate Becker
  5. Carrie Becker
  6. John Becker

Mrs. Becker died early in the morning in her sleep on September 12, 1928 in Marietta at the home of her daughter, Wilhelmina Becker. A stroke is assumed to be the cause of death.


  • "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2017), Caroline Becker in entry for John Becker, 1860.
  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 15 July 2017), Caroline Beacker, Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district ED 233, sheet 308C, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 1076; FHL microfilm 1,255,076.
  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 11 April 2018), Caroline Becker in household of Chas J Becker, Marietta Township, Harmar Voting Precinct, Washington, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 118, sheet 8A, family 169, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,330.
  • "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 8 December 2014), Caroline Theis Becker, 12 Sep 1928; citing Marietta, Washington, Ohio, reference fn 57974; FHL microfilm 1,991,496.
  • "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 July 2016), Caroline Theis Becker, ; Burial, Marietta, Washington, Ohio, United States of America, Oak Grove Cemetery; citing record ID 38977309, Find a Grave,
  • Mrs. Caroline Becker is Called by Death. (1928, September 12). Marietta Times, p. 9.

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