Catherine Peake

8 June 1805–3 December 1873 (Age 68)
Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Catherine

When Catherine Peake was born on 8 June 1805, in Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Isaac Peake, was 33 and her mother, Annes Ledward, was 31. She married William Prescott Sr. about 1819, in Devon, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Shirwell, Devon, England, United Kingdom in 1841. She died on 3 December 1873, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

William Prescott Sr.
1791–1867
Catherine Peake
1805–1873
Marriage: about 1819
William Prescott Jr.
1821–1890
Ann Prescott
1823–1885
Grace Prescott
1824–1849
Eliza Prescott
1833–
Mary Prescott
1826–
James Prescott
1828–1891
David Prescott
1831–1850
Grace Prescott
1835–
Ann Prescott
1837–
Rebeca Prescott
1839–
John Prescott
1841–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1819
Devon, England, United Kingdom
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1815

Age 10

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 18

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Peak .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Cathrine Priscott in household of William Priscott, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Catherine in entry for James Prescott, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"
  • Catherine Peake, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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