Wealtha Maria Keith

1822–21 May 1900 (Age 78)
Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Wealtha Maria

When Wealtha Maria Keith was born in 1822, in Massachusetts, United States, her father, Warren B Keith, was 42 and her mother, Susan Parthenia Mayhew, was 29. She married Henry Timothy Beaman on 17 May 1836, in Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Templeton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1860 and Athol, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States for about 15 years. She died on 21 May 1900, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Henry Timothy Beaman
1817–1889
Wealtha Maria Keith
1822–1900
Marriage: 17 May 1836
Warren A. Beaman
1838–1865
Susan A Beaman
1841–
Henry Herbert Beaman
1842–1842
Abbie Maria Beaman
1844–1920
Beaman
1846–
Henry Herbert Beaman
1849–
Edwin E. Beaman
1851–
Alice Eva Beaman
1856–1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 May 1836
Uxbridge, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
children

(8)

    Warren A. Beaman

    Male1838–1865Male

    Susan A Beaman

    Female1841–Female

    Henry Herbert Beaman

    Male1842–1842Male

    Abbie Maria Beaman

    Female1844–1920Female

    Beaman

    Female1846–Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1780–1839Male

    Susan Parthenia Mayhew

    Female1793–1855Female

siblings

(7)

    Susan Sophia Keith

    Female1818–1894Female

    Julia Merrifield Keith

    Female1819–1901Female

    Female1822–1900Female

    Delila Keith

    Female1824–1896Female

    Deborah A Keith

    Female1824–1901Female

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 3

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 8

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1846

Age 24

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from the lands of Keith in East Lothian. In the 17th century numerous bearers of this name settled in Ulster.2 German: nickname from Middle High German kīt ‘sprout’, ‘offspring’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maria W Beman in household of Henry L Beman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Maria W Beaman in household of Henry T Beaman, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • Maria Beaman in household of Henry T Beaman, "United States Census, 1880"

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