Person:Abel Peak (1)

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Name Abel Peak
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1756 Buckingham County, Virginia
Marriage 9 May 1794 Franklin County, Virginiato Lydia Jones
Death? 4 Feb 1852 Morgan County, Tennessee

ABEL PEAK was born in 1756 in Virginia. He later moved to Tennessee.

Abel served as a private in the Revolutionary War and is buried in Tennessee. His service record is on the V.A. Line - Age 74 - 1832 Pension list. (Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files, Volume II, N - Z)

In 1791 Abel paid personal property taxes in Franklin County, Virginia.

In 1792 Abel paid personal property taxes in Franklin County, Virginia.

In 1793 Able paid personal property taxes in Franklin County, Virginia.

Abel married LYDIA JONES, daughter of THOMAS JONES and MARY, on May 9, 1794 in Franklin County, Virginia.

In 1794 Abel paid personal property taxes in Franklin County, Virginia.

In 1795 Abel paid personal property taxes in Montgomery County, Virginia.

The 1840 census shows Abel living with his family in Meigs County, Tennessee.

Abel died on February 4, 1852 in Morgan County, Tennessee.

  1. Clyde W Peak notes copied by Paul Reed Peak Junior
    August 6, 1950.
  2.   Find A Grave.

    Abel Peak
    Birth: 1767
    Death: unknown, USA
    *Name is thought to be Aaron Peak/Peek
    His son Samuel named his first son Aaron
    Born ca 1767
    Name can be Peek, Peak, Pake, Peake, Peck, McPeek
    May have originated in Wales/Ireland/Holland or England
    May have married Milly
    His children were pioneers to NWNC and SW Va and West
    may have moved to Tenn with son.
    See FaG ABEL PEAK 103683081 with wife Lydia Jones
    1 Judah PEAK Halsey born August 9, 1791, Virginia, married Josiah Halsey April 27, 1814, died May 5, 1876

    2 Samuel PEEK b. 11 Mar. 1787 Va. d. 14 Jun. 1861 Appanoose Cty Iowa m.
    Mary Margaret "Polly" Hildreth b ca 1795
    Both buried Mt. Ararat Cem. Appanoose Co. IA.
    FaG 36972221

    1 Elizabeth K b ca 1813 m Mr Fulks,

    2 Emeline Jane b ca 1815 m Miles Bevel,

    3 Aaron b 1809 Wythe Cty Va d Bland Cty Va m 27 Apr 1836 Sally Christley,

    4 Eli b ca 1822 m Elizabeth,

    5 Augustus/Gustavius b ca 1822 m Nancy M Beasley, (Augustus Peak b. 1822 Carroll Co.,Va. m. Nancy M. Beasley 8 Aug. 1844. Gustavius Peak and Nancy Peak were in 1850 Carroll Co.,Va. census. There is a Edmond Beasley age 48 next door to them),

    6 Alfred M. b ca 1826 m Amelia Ann Campbell,

    7 Judy aka Ann b ca 1830 m 1 Alexander P Primm 2 Dr Sellars of Moulton Iowa,

    8 Derotia M (male) b unknown m Mary,

    9 Christopher Columbus b ca 4/26/1834 d Texas m Eliza Ann Stoner,

    10 David McRosh b ca 1831,
    David McRosh & Mary (Hoon) Peek, parents of the following known children: Margaret E, Martha Alvirdie, Sarah Iola, Mary Ann, Kathy, Isabella, and Charlotte Mae.
    It is believed that David died in Appanoose Co IA after 1874 but before 1880. It was during those years that Mary (Hoon)Peak brought her daughters to Conway Co AR. Mary, who was widowed according to records, married a John M Russell in Conway Co AR in 1880.

    11 Josiah b unknown

    Samuel Peak lived in Grayson Co. and Carroll Co. Va. also.

    Brother Josiah Peak m Ann Ross

    Sister Martha aka Patsy/Pattie Peak
    FaG 124098306
    Birth: 1799 Grayson County Virginia, USA
    Death: 1880 Grayson County Virginia, USA
    Spouse: James Halsey 1793 - 1871

    Sister Nancy Peak

    Family links:
    Samuel Peek (1787 - 1861)*
    Juda Peak Halsey (1791 - 1876)*
    Josiah Peak (1797 - 1882)*
    Nancy Peak Paisley (1802 - 1893)*

    *Calculated relationship


    Created by: Carole Conrad
    Record added: Nov 16, 2014
    Find A Grave Memorial# 138830662
    Abel Peak
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    Birth: 1757
    Virginia, USA
    Death: 1852
    Scott County
    Tennessee, USA

    Abel Peak was a Rev War Vet from Va who settled here when it was in Anderson Co., then became Morgan (1813) and finally Scott (1849).His wife was Lydia, the daughter of Thomas and Mary Jones. This cemetery is on private property on Mill Creek-Campground Rd about two miles from Hwy 27 at Glenmary.All graves are marked only by field stones.

    Peak Cemetery
    Scott County
    Tennessee, USA

    Created by: Fred Eiler
    Record added: Jan 16, 2013
    Find A Grave Memorial# 103683081