Tombstone Tuesday – August 22, 2017 – Margaret Beamer Schram

Margaret Schram

Margaret Beamer was the last daughter born to Henry and Magdelena (Lena Blenkenberg) Beamer in 1777 in Sussex, New Jersey. Henry and Lena Beamer had ten children; Jacob (1754), John Phillip (1756), Elizabeth (1757), Benjamin (1760), Sarah (1766), Magdalena (1766), Levi (1767), Mary (1770), Phebe (1776), Margaret (1777)

Margaret married John William Schram in 1798 in Sussex, New Jersey. They left New Jersey with her parents and immigrated to the Welland, Niagara ,Ontario area.  They had four children; John Fredrick (1800), Levi (1801), Mary (1803), John Nicholas (1823).


Schram Family Stone 




Margaret died on August 22, 1855. She is buried in Rockway Presbyterian Cemetery in Welland, Lincoln, Niagara, Ontario.



Rest in Peace, Margaret!

Love Jan


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