Jidickje Beekman

2 December 1715–10 October 1758 (Age 42)
Kingston, Ulster, New York Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Jidickje

When Jidickje Beekman was born on 2 December 1715, in Kingston, Ulster, New York Colony, British Colonial America, her father, Thomas Beekman, was 26 and her mother, Maritje Janse Wynkoop, was 22. She married Daniel Whitaker on 10 November 1738. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 10 October 1758, at the age of 42.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Whitaker
1711–
Jidickje Beekman
1715–1758
Marriage: 10 November 1738
Thomas Whittaker
1739–
Elisabeth Whittaker
1742–
James Whittaker
1740–
Maria Whittaker
1742–
Elizabeth Whittaker
1744–
Thomas Whittaker
1745–
Sara Whittaker
1747–
Johannes Whittaker
1751–
Thomas Whittaker
1752–1813
Daniel Whittaker
1755–
Johannes Whittaker
1757–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 November 1738
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1689–1759Male

    Maritje Janse Wynkoop

    Female1693–1758Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a stream or creek, from beek ‘stream’ + -man ‘man’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Judikjen Beekman, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"
  • Judik Beekman in entry for Thomas Wittiker, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"
  • Judikje Beekman in entry for Johannes Wittaker`, "New York, Church Records, 1660-1954"

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