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Maria Beekman (1704 - abt. 1794)

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Maria (Mary) Beekman
Born in New York, Province of New York (United States)map
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died about in New York, New Yorkmap
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Maria Beekman was the daughter of Gerard Beekman and Magdalene Abeel. [1]


Maria married into the prominent Walton family. They were merchants and were given exclusive trading rights with the Spaniards of Saint Augustine. She married Jacob Walton on 14 May 1726 in New York City. [1]


  1. Jacob Walton
  2. Thomas Walton, died young
  3. Gerard Walton
  4. Mary (Walton) Morris
  5. Magdalena (Walton) Johnston
  6. Catherine (Walton) Thompson
  7. William Walton
  8. Abraham Walton

Church records

  • 1726 May 12 Jacob Walton & Maria Beekman. Getrouwt May 14. [2]

Research notes


Beekman is the surname that first appears in church records for Maria, at her marriage to Jacob. Quackenbush-118 09:30, 7 November 2017 (EST)


  1. 1.0 1.1 William S. Peletreau. Historic Homes and Institutions and Genealogical and Family History of New York. Vol. I-IV. New York: Lewis Publishing, 1907. (New York Historic Homes and Family History, Volumes I-IV [database on-line]. Provo, Utah: Operations Inc., 2002). Volume I, Walton Family, pg. 239-240.
  2. Collections NY Gen. & Biog. Soc.: 1890, Vol. 1, Page 145


  • This person was created on 27 March 2011 through the import of fitzmaster032511.ged.

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On 11 Oct 2017 at 21:39 GMT Dawn Ellis wrote:

Beekman-248 and Beekman-27 appear to represent the same person because: Clear duplicate, Please merge. Thank you

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