Dwight A Peck

6 December 1845–22 August 1936 (Age 90)
Greene, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Dwight A

When Dwight A Peck was born on 6 December 1845, in Greene, New York, United States, his father, Henry Peck, was 22 and his mother, Julia Elizabeth North, was 22. He married Martha Ann Biddlecome on 18 January 1875, in Oxford, Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Windham, Greene, New York, United States in 1855 and Buffalo, Nebraska Territory, United States in 1860. He died on 22 August 1936, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dwight A Peck
1845–1936
Martha Ann Biddlecome
1857–1932
Marriage: 18 January 1875
Walter Henry Peck
1876–1956
Edwin Joseph Peck
1878–1923
Vera Ruby Peck
1893–1924

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 January 1875Oxford, Oneida, Idaho, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1864
    Age 19
    Historical Boundaries 1864: Owyee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 25
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    1 English (mainly East Anglia): metonymic occupational name for someone who dealt in weights and measures, for example a grain factor, from Middle English pekke ‘peck’ (an old measure of dry goods equivalent to eight quarts or a quarter of a bushel).2 English: variant of Peak 1.3 Irish: variant of Peak 2.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Beck
    Peak
    Peek

    Sources (32)

    • Dwight Peck in household of Henry Peck, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Dewight Peck in household of Henry Peck, "New York State Census, 1855"
    • Dwight Peck in household of Henry Peck, "United States Census, 1870"

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