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Geraldine Adele Beam

(03 Dec 1940  - 15 Oct 1948)

. . branch.gif (1966 bytes) Selden Scranton Beam
Marriage: .

Geraldine Adele Beam

Not Married Anna Cole Moser

No Issue


Easton Express, October 16, 1948, page 10
Girl, 9, Killed By Falling Tree near Bethlehem
A nine-year-old girl was killed yesterday when she was stuck by a falling tree near her home on the Nazareth-Bethlehem pike, Bethlehem, R.D. 1 yesterday afternoon.

The victim, Geraldine Beam, daughter of mr. and Mrs. Selden Beam, and her sister, Nancy Joyce, were on an embankment, watching workmen chop down a tree. As the tree started to topple, the girl ran into its path. She was rushed to St. Luke's Hosptial, Fountain Hill, and was pronounced dead on arrival there.

William Kunsman, on whose farm the accident happened, was chopping down the tree, He was assisted by three boys, Harold Moser, Harvey Mann and Donald Grube.

Kunsman had placed a wedge in the hewed out tree to direct its fall into a field. state police of the Bethlehem station were told. They also were informated the girl ran down the bank despite warning cries by Kunsman and the three boys. Dr. Russell Rinker, of Bethlehem, deputy coroner of Lehigh County, said that her skull was fractured.

Marion F. Beam
Living Daughter
Orson Beam
Living Daughter
Living Son
Dorothea M. Beam
Geraldine Adele Beam


Last Updated on: January 29, 2007

Daughter of William Knauss and Elizabeth
Born: July 1860
Died 09 Oct 1927.