Friends of Hastings Cemetery

Beck, Elizabeth, Moses & Family

AH A12


loving memory of


 beloved wife of Moses St Leonards

who entered into rest

May  28th 1885

Aged 46

“Blessed are they that do his commandments

 that they have right to the tree of life and may

 enter in through the gates into the city.

Also of the above

Moses Beck

 who entered into rest

January 26th 1901

Aged 61.

“There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus”

Also of Edith Mary Beck

Eldest daughter of the above

 died February 3rd 1953 aged 82


Alice Maud Beck 1962

Ethel Beck 1965

Moses married Elizabeth (nee Hills) in Cranbrook, Kent in 1868.  They had 5 children, born in Kent.  In 1884 Moses Beck is living at 15 St Matthew's Terrace.  As can be seen from the 1891 census, after the death of Elizabeth,  they are living with Moses’ Father and aunt.

    18 East Ascent

   BECK   William        Head   W   M   86   Retired Baker                Sussex - Alfriston

    BECK   Elizth           Dau     S    F    53                                     St Leonards

    BECK   Moses          Son     W   M   52   Book Keeper (Em'ee)      St Leonards

    BECK   Ernest          Son     S    M   21   Draper's Asst (Em'ee)     Tunbridge Wells

    BECK   Edith M        Dau     S    F    20   Telegraphist (Em'ee)      Tunbridge Wells

    BECK   George D      Son     S   M    16   Printer's Appr( Em'ee)     Tunbridge Wells

    BECK   Ethel            Dau     S   F     14   Scholar                        Tunbridge Wells

   BECK   Alice M         Dau     S   F     12   Scholar                        Tunbridge Wells