Martha Peeples

about 1787–
Virginia, United States

The Life of Martha

When Martha Peeples was born about 1787, in Virginia, United States, her father, Thomas Peebles, was 28 and her mother, Mary Rives, was 25. She married Thomas Overby on 10 March 1805, in Brunswick, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Overby
Martha Peeples
Marriage: 10 March 1805

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Overby



10 March 1805
Brunswick, Virginia, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Peebles


    Mary Rives





    William Rives Peebles


    Jesse Peebles


    Thomas Peebles Jr


World Events (8)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 0

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1788 · Becomes the 10th state

Age 1

On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 32

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Scottish Peebles .

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

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