14 April 2015

Tombstone Tuesday: John & Letitia Eckman


John Henry Eckman (1848 – 1924) is buried at the Zion Reformed Cemetery in New Providence. He is buried with his wife Letitia (1854 – 1942) and their daughter Katharine (1884 – 1890). 

John and Letitia had four children in all. Katharine was born in 1884. Elnora was born in 1886. Mabel was born in 1892. A fourth (name is still unconfirmed) child was born before 1900.
 
John was a land lord, according to the 1900 census. His death certificate listed his occupation as a farmer. John was the son of Jacob and Eliza Eckman.

 


Tombstone Tuesday is a genealogical prompt of GeneaBloggers.
 
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.