Beulah Fish (ggg-grandmother on my mother’s side)
– Beulah was born June 27, 1833 in Stroudsberg, Monroe County, Pennsylvania
to Abner Fish and Margaret Kettle. In 1850 she married Joseph Weinhart. They had four sons. According to her obituary she and her family came to Dallas County, Iowa
in 1856. Joseph died in 1860. Beulah worked as a seamstress until she remarried. Her second husband’s name was Sylvanus Knight. They had two more children. She was married a total of four times, the other two being James Crabtree in 1890 and Washington Bennett in 1908. She died in 1927 at the age of 95 years and 7 months in Ankeny, Iowa. Her son, Lorenzo, is my great-great grandfather. The picture is of Beulah.