Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Ephraim Peck

Male 1813 - 1897  (84 years)


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  • Name Ephraim Peck 
    Born 1813  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1840  Queensbush, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 1852  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    farmer 
    Occupation 1861  East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    laborer 
    Religion 1861  East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Wesleyan Methodist 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-29348 
    Died 9 Jun 1897  Pentwater, Oceana, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I29348  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Family Mary Whitmore,   b. 1822, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1874, Casco, Allegan, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 1840  Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F7715  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Emmigrated from from the Waterloo Area to Lawrence, Van Buren county, Michigan in 1859/60 and then to West Casco, Allegan county, Michigan about 1870. Children: John P., Joseph, Alvira, Abram, Saran Ann. Connected to the James Mayo family. Mary died in Casco in 1875 and Ephraim in Pentwater Ocean County Michigan in 1895.

      Email Ellen Benes Gedeon 2012

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      Ephraim might be related to Linus and William Peck, Hannah Peck who married Dillman Whitmore. Linus and William both moved to Michigan and back again to Canada. Linus moved to Newaygo County, Michigan where he died. They left Ontario about 1860/61 - traveled to VanBuren County, Michigan where Alvira and Abraham were born? Alivra was listed in the 1861 census for Oxford. Then went to Casco, Allegan County, just north of South Haven, Michigan as listed in the 1870 census. Mary dies in Casco in 1875. John's wife Louisa and young son John die about 1873 both in Casco. Ephraim and his son's John, Joseph, Abram along with Alvira move to West Olive, Ottawa County, Michigan about 1876/77. John, Joe,

      Alvira, and Abram all marry into the James Mayo family in 1878/79. Abram joins the lifesaving station in Pentwater and brings his wife Amelia and his father Ephraim with him in 1882. Ephraim dies in Pentwater June 9 1897 but his body is returned to West Olive, Michigan for burial.

      Email Ellen Benes Gedeon 2013

  • Sources 
    1. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div 1 Pg 11.
      Ephriam Peck Farmer born Canada Methodist 32
      Mary Peck born Canada Methodist 29
      Ann Peck born Canada Methodist 10
      Alman? Peck born Canada Methodist 6
      John Peck born Canada Methodist 5
      Lot2 50 acres. 3 acres in oats, 4 acres in potatoes, 6 acres in clover, 2 acres in hay, 30 Wool, 120 gallons in maple sugar, 20 gallons cider, Flannel 10, 5 Oxen, 2 milch cows, 2 calves, 3 horses, 7 sheep, 7 pigs, 120 lbd butter, 4 beef, 10 pork,

    2. [S1792] Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897, Film Number: 2364222 Digital Folder Number: 4002084 Image Number: 416 Reference Number: item 1 p 33 rn 97.
      Ephram Peck Death Date: 09 Jun 1897 Death Place: Pentwater, Oceana, Michigan Gender: Male Death Age: 84 years Estimated Birth Date: 1813 Birthplace: Unknown Marital Status: Widowed Father's Name: Unknown Mother's Name: Unknown Occupation: None


    3. [S1762] Census - ON, Oxford, East Zorra - 1861, Div 2 Pg 34.
      Ephraiphson Peck 45, b. Canada West Methodist
      Mary 38
      John 15
      Ann 19
      Mary 9
      Sarah C. 7
      Alvira 2

    4. [S13] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - Wellington District Marriage Register Part 1 1840-1852, Marriages by Rev'd F. W. Bindemann, Minister of the German Evangelical Protestant Church at Greenbush Village, Waterloo Township, Halton County, Wellington District, 31 Aug. 1840 to 31 Aug. 1841 #6.
      Ephrahim PECK, Farmer, to Mary WHITMORE, both of Queens Bush. Rev. BINDEMANN. Wit. Dillman WHITMORE, and Robert EBERHARD, Farmers, both of Queens Bush

    5. [S141] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1851, Div 1 Pg 11.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1813 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1840 - Greenbush (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - 1852 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - laborer - 1861 - East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Wesleyan Methodist - 1861 - East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Jun 1897 - Pentwater, Oceana, Michigan, United States Link to Google Earth
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