Garnet Lesley Peeling

13 May 1890–8 January 1937 (Age 46)
Seymour Township, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada

The Life Summary of Garnet Lesley

When Garnet Lesley Peeling was born on 13 May 1890, in Seymour Township, Northumberland, Ontario, Canada, his father, Joseph Peeling, was 23 and his mother, Stella Zuphelt, was 20. He married Muriel Irene Doan on 19 November 1914, in Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Highland Park, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1920. He died on 8 January 1937, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

Garnet Lesley Peeling
1890–1937
Muriel Irene Doan
1897–1982
Marriage: 19 November 1914
Jack D. Peeling
1916–1972
Garnet L. Jr. Peeling
1918–2002

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 November 1914Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 6
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    1897 · Beginnings of Kmart
    Age 7
    Detroit was the home of the second dime and nickel stores that S. S. Kresge owned. After two years with John McCrory, his partner, he traded his share in the Memphis store, plus $3,000, for full ownership of the Detroit store and formed the Kresge & Wilson Company with his brother-in-law, Charles J. Wilson. In 1962, the S. S. Kresge Company would rebrand and change their name to Kmart.
    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor
    Age 13
    A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Pea with the patronymic suffix -(l)ing. Compare Palin .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Pea

    Sources (12)

    • Garnet Peeling in household of Joseph Peeling, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Garnett Peeling in entry for Garnett L. Peeling, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2019"
    • Garnett Lesley Peeling, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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