Person:Mary Peak (10)

Watchers
Mary Jemima Peak
m. 14 Jan 1789
  1. James Peak1789 - 1825
  2. Elizabeth Peak1791 - Abt 1880
  3. Chloe Peak1793 -
  4. Vilotta Peak1794 - 1853
  5. Susannah Peak1796 - Aft 1853
  6. Mary Jemima Peak1798 - Aft 1860
  7. Jacob Thomas Peak, , Junior1800 - 1879
  8. Bird Peak1801 - 1892
  9. Absalom Peak1803 - 1867
  10. Rhoda Peak1805 - 1850
  11. Luke Peak1807 - 1863
  12. Westley Peak1809 - Aft 1860
  13. William Peak1812 - 1864
  • HJacob RectorAbt 1794 - Bef 1872
  • WMary Jemima Peak1798 - Aft 1860
m. abt 1817
  1. Seth Rector
  2. Elvira Rector1818 - 1874
  3. Wilson R Rector1819 - Aft 1860
  4. Lewis S Rector1821 - 1885
  5. Ludwell Giles Rector1823 - 1909
  6. Giles W Rector1826 - Aft 1861
  7. Elizabeth Rector1828 -
  8. James Lilburn Rector1830 - 1913
  9. Rhoda Jane Rector1832 - 1899
  10. Jacob Peake Rector1837 - 1868
  11. Luke B Rector1839 -
  12. William A Rector1842 -
Facts and Events
Name Mary Jemima Peak
Gender Female
Birth? 24 Mar 1798 Anderson County, Tennessee
Marriage abt 1817 Tennessee, United StatesEastern
to Jacob Rector
Census? 1830 Roane County, Tennessee
Census? 1840 Warren County, Kentucky
Census[1] 1850 2ND District, Warren County, Kentucky
Census[2] 1860 Newton, Barton, Missouri, United States
Death? Aft 1860 Newton, Barton, Missouri, United States
Burial? Rector Homestead, Milford Township, Barton County, Missouri

MARY JEMIMA PEAK was born on March 24, 1790 in Anderson County, Tennessee.

The 1830 census shows Mary living with her family in Roane County, Tennessee.

Mary and her family moved to Warren County, Kentucky about 1833.

The 1840 census shows Mary living with her family in Warren County, Kentucky.

On December 11, 1846, Jacob Peak of Anderson County, Tennessee deeded to Daughter, Jemima Rector wife of Jacob Rector of Warren County, Kentucky a negro girl for life, then to son and daughter then living. Witnesses: Rhoda Butler, Delotte Halger, William Peak. (Source: Anderson County, Tennessee Deed Book M, Page 90)

The 1850 census shows Mary living with her family in 2nd District, Warren County, Kentucky.

Mary and her family moved to Barton County, Missouri in 1855.

The 1860 census shows Mary living with her family in Newton Township, Barton County, Missouri.

On January 20, 1860 a deed was filed in the recorders office in Barton County for the negro girl given to Jemima by her father, Jacob Peak.

On March 20, 1860, Jemima Rector deeded land to Jacob P Rector in Section 35, Township 33, Range 33, Barton County, Missouri.

During the Civil War, Mary was forced to move her family to Arkansas, because of the chaotic lawlessness in which this part of the county was plunged. At the close of the Civil War, Mary returned with her family, rebuilt the buildings and fences, and began life anew.

On October 27, 1866, Joseph C Parry and his wife deeded 160 acres of land to Jemima Rector in Section 26, Township 33, Range 29, Barton County, Missouri. This deed was filed on October 29, 1866.

On December 20, 1872, Jemima Rector deeded land to William A Rector in Section 35, Township 33, Range 29, Barton County, Missouri.

Mary died sometime after 1860 in Barton County, Missouri. She is probably buried on the Rector homestead in Milford Township, Barton County, Missouri.

References
  1. 1850 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com. 1850 United States Federal Census [database online]. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005. Original data: United States. 1850 United States Federal Census. M432, 1009 rolls. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C. District 2, Warren, Kentucky, roll M432_220, page 121, image 531.
  2. 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database online]. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004. Original data: United States. 1860 United States Federal Census. M653, 1438 rolls. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C. Newton, Barton, Missouri, post office Horse Creek, roll M653_607, page 0, image 16.