Beekman, New York

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United StatesGotoarrow.png New YorkGotoarrow.png Dutchess CountyGotoarrow.pngTown of Beekman


Church Records


Archives, Libraries and Museums

Beekman Library
11 Town Center Blvd.
Hopewell Junction, N.Y. 12533
P.O. Box 697
Poughquag, N.Y. 12570
Phone: (845) 724-3414

Monday 10am to 8pm
Tuesday 10am to 6pm
Wednesday 3pm to 8pm
Thursday 10am to 8pm
Friday & Saturday 10am to 4pm

Beekman Library is part of the Mid-Hudson Library System which includes Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Putnam and Ulster Counties.


Beekman Historical Society
PO Box 235
Poughquag, NY 12570

Town Clerk

Virginia M. Ward[1]
Town Hall, 4 Main Street, Poughquag, NY 12570
Phone: 845-724-5300

Town Historian

Thom Usher, Historian
Town Hall
4 Main Street
Poughquag, NY 12570
Phone: 845-724-5364

Town Records

To locate additional published and transcribed records for Beekman, New York check:

  • Gordon L. Remington, New York Towns, Villages, and Cities: A Guide to Genealogical Sources (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2002). American Ancestors online edition; At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974.7 D27r. Alphabetical list including date founded, if a town history exists, church and cemetery sources, and if a Civil War register (TCR) exists. The codes used under Church and Cemetery are defined in the link above the listing of towns, cities and villages.

Vital Records


  1. Elizabeth Petty Bentley, Genealogy Address Book (Baltimore, Md.: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2009), 399-401.
  2. Town of Beekman Government Website, (accessed 15 December 2011).