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Guide to the Beekman Family Papers
1652-1937
 MS 51

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Alisa Harrison and John Winter

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 24, 2019
Description is in English

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Box 39(A), Genealogical Papers, Circa 1870-1903

Scope and Contents

For extensive detail regarding the contents of this box, see White's guide, Volume 2, pages 328-335 (Note: Materials within Box 39(A) and 39(B) appear to have been compiled by J.W. Beekman, Jr., for use in a publication; it's possible that the June 15, 1908 New York Evening Post article in Box 12, Folder 2, is the result of this research). For further genealogical material, see Box 12.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 39(A) Folder : 1 Organizational Material and Correspondence Pertaining to the Society of Colonial Wars, Yacht Club, New-York Historical Society, Columbia Alumni Association, Union Club, and Trustee of New York Hospital, Lake George Memorial
1903, undated
Box: 39(A) Folder : 2 Genealogical Material (collected in the 1890's), Including Material Copied from Family Bibles, Copy of 1700's Peartree Patent, Correspondence, Family Trees.
1870-1890, undated
Box: 39(A) Folder : 3 Genealogical Material, including Family Trees, Rutgers/Depeyster Families, Issue of Jan. 1903 Huguenot Magazine.
1893-1894, undated
Box: 39(A) Folder : 4 Genealogical Material, Predominantly Correspondence, Some in German and French
1874-1901, undated
Box: 39(A) Folder : 5 Genealogical Material, Correspondence, Copies of Dutch Reformed Church Records, List of Marriages, Newspaper Clippings, Some in French
1892-1899
Box: 39(A) Folder : 6 Genealogical Material, Mostly Focused on pre-Colonial Dutch Ancestry, Notes and Drafts of Family Trees, Correspondence, Correspondence, Some in French One in Dutch (translated)
1892-1896, undated

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