Charles Peter Beaujean & Zeruah Cook Family


This page is devoted to all of the documents and records collected for the Charles Peter Beaujean family. Charles was the oldest of six children of Michael Moses Beaujean and wife Anthy Peck. Zeruah (known to her family as "Rue") was the daughter of Ichabod Cook and his first wife Hannah of Greene, NY. Rue's first name was often so often spelled differently it is difficult to know her given name. She was named in her father's will as "Rue Magene" living in Mayville. It is through Rue that her descendants can claim descent from Mayflower passengers Stephen and Giles Hopkins


Charles Peter Beaujean Family Group Sheet

Federal Census Records :  1850   1860   1870


Federal Agricultural Census Records :  1850   1860   1870


New York State Census Records :  1855   1865   1875


New York State Agric. Census Records : 1855   1865   1875


Charles Birth Record


Zeruah Birth Record


Marriage Record


Land Records


1854 Chautauqua Map -  Showing the Beaujean property


1867 Chautauqua Map - Plat Map


Zeruah Beaujean - She is mentioned in her father's (Ichabod Cook) will


Charles Beaujean property - Contemporary satellite view. Farm fronts on Beaujean Rd.


Charles Death Record


Grave Marker for Charles Peter Beaujean - This is in the Mayville Cemetery of Mayville, Chautauqua, New York


Zeruah Death Record


Grave Marker for Zeruah Cook Beaujean


Charles Peter Beaujean Probate File This is the estate of the son of Michael Moses and father of George Reed Beaujean. His son George is conspicuous by his absence from the will.


Newspaper - Clippings mentioning Charles and/or his family


Their Children : (Gaps in the birth dates of the children indicate there may have been additional children who did not survive to adulthood)

George     Horace     Henry     Herman





Updated on 16 March 2021

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