Leonard Peck

26 January 1851–19 May 1917 (Age 66)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Leonard

When Leonard Peck was born on 26 January 1851, in New York, United States, his father, Henry Peck, was 27 and his mother, Julia Elizabeth North, was 27. He married Sarah Lavina Bradbury on 28 February 1877, in Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Lemhi Valley, Lemhi, Idaho, United States in 1880 and Battleground, Custer, Idaho, United States in 1900. He died on 19 May 1917, in Challis, Custer, Idaho, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Challis, Custer, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leonard Peck
1851–1917
Sarah Lavina Bradbury
1855–1930
Marriage: 28 February 1877
William H Peck
1878–1944
Julia L. Peck
1885–1958

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 February 1877Oneida, Idaho, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (13)

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    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 12
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 19
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    Name Meaning

    1 English (mainly East Anglia): metonymic occupational name for someone who dealt in weights and measures, for example a grain factor, from Middle English pekke ‘peck’ (an old measure of dry goods equivalent to eight quarts or a quarter of a bushel).2 English: variant of Peak 1.3 Irish: variant of Peak 2.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Beck
    Peak
    Peek

    Sources (18)

    • Leonard Peck in household of Henry Peck, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Leonard Peck in household of Henry Peck, "New York State Census, 1855"
    • Leonard Peck in household of Henry Peck, "United States Census, 1870"

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