John M. Peeples

6 January 1845–
Ohio, United States

The Life of John M.

When John M. Peeples was born on 6 January 1845, in Ohio, United States, his father, Alexander Peeples, was 19 and his mother, Susan Mefford, was 20. He married Sarah Jane Micks on 22 May 1890, in St. Clair, Michigan, United States. He lived in Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

John M. Peeples
Sarah Jane Micks
Marriage: 22 May 1890

Spouse and Children

22 May 1890
St. Clair, Michigan, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander Peeples


    Susan Mefford




    Martha Peebles



    Arabella Peebles


    Alfred Peebles


World Events (8)


Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 15

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 31

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Scottish Peebles .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Peebles in household of Alex W Peebles, "United States Census, 1850"
  • John M. Peebles, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • John M Peebles, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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