Thomas Peeks

Brief Life History of Thomas

Thomas Peeks was born about 1793, in Tennessee, United States. He married Elizabeth Mangum before 1822, in Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Pickens, Alabama, United States in 1850. He registered for military service in 1812. He died from 1850 to 1855, in Carrollton, Pickens, Alabama, United States.

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Thomas Peeks
Elizabeth Mangum
Marriage: before 1822
John Peeks
Elizabeth Peek
Nancy Peeks
Cyrus Peeks
Matilda C. Peeks
Mary Peaks
William Peaks
Frances M. Peaks
George Washington Peeks
Thomas Peaks

Sources (5)

  • Thomas Peeks, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Thomas Peak, "United States War of 1812 Index to Service Records, 1812-1815"
  • Thomas Peek, "United States War of 1812 Index to Service Records, 1812-1815"

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World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.


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

Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from Peek .

Possibly an altered form of German Pix (see Peaks ).

English: variant of Peaks .

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

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