Elizabeth Erin Nessle, second child of Merle Couch and George Nessle, was born August 3, 1952, in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. On September 12, 1981, in Malvern, Pennsylvania, she married William James Beam (born July 7, 1952, in Westchester, Pennsylvania).
Elizabeth and Bill had two children: Carin Elizabeth Beam, born September 4, 1982, in Malvern, Pennsylvania; and Jonathan William Beam, born October 29, 1985, in Malvern, Pennsylvania.
Note: Story from 1996 Arthur Jones Family Scrapbook.
Elizabeth grew up in Linfield, Pennsylvania. She graduated from St. Pius X High School in 1970 and from Westchester College in 1974. Her degree was in elementary special education. She has taught for 17 years, presently at Chester County Intermediate Unit in multi-disability support classes.
Bill is an entrepreneur. He operated Beam’s music store for 24 years and is now owner-operator of a new business, Beam’s Child Care Learning Center, which serves infants through kindergarten age children.
Carin plays the piano and sings.
Jonathan enjoys soccer and gymnastics.
- Kathleen Anne Nessle
- Elizabeth Erin Nessle
- Michael George Nessle
- Lawrence Joseph Nessle
- Jonathan David Nessle
- Paul Anthony Nessle
- Mary Linda Nessle