Robert Peel

6 January 1859–12 June 1923 (Age 64)
St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Robert

When Robert Peel was born on 6 January 1859, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, his father, Benjamin Peel, was 34 and his mother, Nancy Agnes Turnbull, was 36. He married Calista Black on 27 September 1896, in Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Graham, Arizona, United States for about 10 years. He died on 12 June 1923, in Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Safford Cemetery, Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Peel
Calista Black
Marriage: 27 September 1896
Millie Peel
Herbert Andrew Peel
Louisa Agnes Peel
Hilda Lucille Peel
Herold Leo Peel
Eva Peel
Inez Peel
Dennis Robert Peel

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 September 1896Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 15
    Historical Boundaries 1874: Pima, Arizona Territory, United States 1881: Graham, Arizona Territory, United States 1912: Graham, Arizona, United States
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 17
    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

    English (mainly northern): topographic name for someone who lived or worked at a small castle, a wooden fort, or a house defended by a palisade (Middle English and Old French pel, piel ‘stake, pallisade’), or a habitational name from a place so named.English (mainly northern): variant of Pell .English (mainly northern): nickname from Middle English and Old French pel ‘stake’, perhaps for a tall, thin person.

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

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    Sources (24)

    • Robt Peel in entry for Peel, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
    • Robert Peel, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
    • Robert Peel, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"

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