Jean Baptiste Peltier

9 August 1805–30 November 1868 (Age 63)
Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States

The Life of Jean Baptiste

When Jean Baptiste Peltier was born on 9 August 1805, in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, his father, Charles Peltier, was 38 and his mother, Archange Casse, was 31. He married Marguerite Sire dit Cadieu Phoenix on 24 April 1827, in Clinton River, Macomb, Michigan Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Clinton, Macomb, Michigan, United States for about 10 years and Sainte-Mélanie, Joliette, Quebec, Canada in 1861. He died on 30 November 1868, in Macomb, Michigan, United States, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Jean Baptiste Peltier
1805–1868
Marguerite Sire dit Cadieu Phoenix
1808–
Marriage: 24 April 1827
Jean Baptiste PELTIER
1830–1887
Jerome Edmund Peltier
1832–1899
Margaret Peltier
1833–1851
Peter B Peltier
1835–
Timothy Peltier
1840–1902
Matilda Peltier
1843–1851
Charles B Peltier or PELKEY
1845–1922
Francis Frank PELKEY
1848–1915
Alphonse Peltier
1850–
Margaret Dorothea Peltier
1854–1934

Spouse and Children

    Male1805–1868Male

    Marguerite Sire dit Cadieu Phoenix

    Female1808–Female

MARRIAGE
24 April 1827
Clinton River, Macomb, Michigan Territory, United States
children

(10)

    Jean Baptiste PELTIER

    Male1830–1887Male

    Jerome Edmund Peltier

    Male1832–1899Male

    Margaret Peltier

    Female1833–1851Female

    Peter B Peltier

    Male1835–Male

    Timothy Peltier

    Male1840–1902Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Suzanne Peltier

    Female1791–Female

    Catherine Peltier

    Female1797–1814Female

    Male1799–1861Male

    Archange Peltier

    Female1801–Female

    Male1805–1868Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 7

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

French: variant of Pelletier ‘fur trader’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John B Peltier, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John B Peltier, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jean Baptiste Peltier, "Quebec Census, 1861"

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