Janis' Genealogy Obituaries - Ellen Bechtel Corbett

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Ellen (nee Bechtel) Corbett


  • Born: 31 March 1832
  • Died: 5 September 1886
  • Father: Joshua Bechtel
  • Mother: (Mary) Sarah Hartenstein
  • Spouse: John Corbett


Montgomery Ledger, September 7, 1886

Mrs. Ellen B. Corbett, wife of John Corbett, departed this life on Sunday afternoon, at the residence of the family, on Cherry street, after a protracted illness, resulting from bronchial and pulmonary affection. Her age was 54 years, 5 months and 5 days. She was a daughter of Joshua Bechtel, of this borough, and a sister of Mrs. William P. Buckley, Mrs. William Auchenbach, Mrs. Newton S. Kinzer, Mrs. John S. Weand and Sallie Bechtel, of this borough, and Mrs. George K. Bechtel, of Rising Sun, Md. Mrs. Corbett was the mother of several children, six of whom are living - Fannie, widow of Harry Call; Kate, wife of William H. Longacre; Alice, wife of Harry Auchenbach; George W., Harry J., and May Corbett. She was a most excellent woman, endeared to her household at home and all who knew her, and had for many years been a member of the Baptist Church. Funeral on Thursday, at 2 p.m.

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