Hannah Forsyth Beck

March 4, 1817–November 13, 1872

1 Born at Reckless, Burlington County, New Jersey; daughter of Margaret Hodson and John Forsyth. 2 Married Joseph Ellison Beck, December 17, 1835; seven children. 3 Migrated to Utah Territory, 1850. 4 Served as secretary of the Spanish Fork Second District Relief Society, at Spanish Fork, Utah County, Utah Territory, September 1857–January 1866. 5 Died at Spanish Fork. 6 (See Document 2.5)


  1. [1] Find a Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com, accessed Aug. 2014), memorial no. 10948802, Hannah Forsyth Beck; Spanish Fork City Cemetery, Spanish Fork, UT.
  2. [2] “Ancestral File,” database, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org, accessed Aug. 2014), Hannah Forsyth 2LJV-48V . Spanish Fork City, “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed Dec. 19, 2015), Hannah Forsyth KWV9-W21 .
  3. [3] “Ancestral File,” database, Hannah Forsyth 2LJV-48V and Joseph Ellison Beck 2LJV-32G .
  4. [4] “Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel,” database, 1847–1868, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel (http://history.lds.org/overlandtravels, accessed Apr. 2014), Hannah Forsyth Beck.
  5. [5] Andrew Jenson, comp. Manuscript History and Historical Reports, Spanish Fork Ward, Utah Stake, n.p., CHL.
  6. [6] Find a Grave, memorial no. 10948802.