John C. Peavy

1900–1965 (Age 65)
Alabama, United States

The Life of John C.

When John C. Peavy was born on 29 November 1900, in Alabama, United States, his father, Thomas John Peavy, was 45 and his mother, Louisa Elizabeth Evans, was 41. He married Beulah Gray. He lived in La Grange, Troup, Georgia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 19 December 1965, at the age of 65, and was buried in Shadowlawn Cemetery, La Grange, Troup, Georgia, United States.

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John C. Peavy
Beulah Gray

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  • Male1900–1965Male

  • Beulah Gray



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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1912 · Alabama Equal Suffrage Association Formed

Age 12

The Alabama Equal Suffrage Association was founded in Birmingham to fight for the voting rights of white women.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 18

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English or Scottish: unexplained.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Clem Peavy in household of Lizzie Peavy, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Clem Peavy in household of Thomas J Peavy, "United States Census, 1910"

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