Dates: circa 1883

Collection Number: MS 15

Physical Location: Archive Room File Cabinet

Extent: 2 folders.

Access Restrictions: Collection open to research.

User Restrictions: No restrictions.

Preferred Citation:  Beck Family Bible Records, MS 15, Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society, Charlottesville, Va.

Acquisition Information: Gift, Reference Division, University of Virginia Library, 1976 August 15.

Biographical/Historical Information: Reuben Beck (1813-1896) of Greene County, Virginia married Mildred F. Dickerson (1819-1900) on 3 July 1839. Their children included Marietta, Frances H., William, and James V.  James V. Beck married Elizabeth (Betty) Dolan on 14 January 1891. Reuben Scott Beck (1893-1979) was the son of James V. Beck (born Albemarle County, Virginia) and Elizabeth (Betty) Dolan (born Orange County, Virginia), Ruben Scott Becky was born 14 July 1893 in Albemarle County, Virginia. He lived on Ridge Street in Charlottesville and worked for the C&O Railroad.


Collection is divided into 2 folders.

MS 15 – Photocopies of marriage certificates of Ruben Beck; Bible records of Beck family and obituary of Ruben Scott Beck, 1893-1979; photocopies.

MS 15A – Copies of Bible records relating to the Beck family, circa 1840-1921. 3 sheets.

Family Names: Beck family.

Subjects: Bible records