George Daniel Peacock (1822 - 1878)

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About George Daniel Peacock

Birth: Jul. 30, 1822, Farndale East, North, Yorkshire, England

Death: Sep. 29, 1878, Manti, Sanpete County, Utah, USA

GEORGE DANIEL PEACOCK, son of George Peacock and Mary Noddings, was born in England July 30, 1822. The family removed to Canada, where his father died in 1831. His mother married John Clark, and in 1837, the family removed to the United States, locating in Missouri.

The next year they went to Iowa, where George, afterward known as "Judge Peacock," married Sarah Lowry April l4, 1840.

In July of that year he was baptized in the Mormon Church and went to Nauvoo, Illinois, where he volunteered as a guard to the prophet Joseph Smith. In 1846 he left with the Saints and assisted in building the first ferry boat to cross the Missouri River at Council Bluffs. He came to Utah in 1850 and located at Manti.

He served as Probate Judge and a member of the Territorial Legislature. He was the first postmaster in Manti. He performed a mission to England and was adjudant of the Sanpete military district during the Black Hawk war. He had three wives: Sarah, Mary and Sarah Belle, and left twenty-nine children.


Parents:

George Peacock

Mary Noddings Peacock Clark (1797 - 1858)


Spouses:

 

Mary Artimesia Lowry Peacock 1834 - 1910

 

Sarah Belle Peacock 1839 - 1927

 

Sarah C. Lowry Peacock 1820 - 1892


Children:

 

Daniel Movell Peacock ___ - 1895


William Henry Peacock 1842 - 1910

 

Alice Abigail Peacock Snow 1852 - 1889

 

John Lowry Peacock 1855 - 1918

 

Brigham James Peacock 1858 - 1920

 

Willard Peacock 1860 - 1937

 

Susan Lucretia Peacock Richards 1861 - 1961

 

Clarence Abner Peacock 1864 - 1918

Lilla Bell Peacock 1864 - 1865

 

William George Peacock 1865 - 1945

Rosabella Peacock 1866 - 1867

Delroy Lynn Peacock 1874 - 1933

Mary Luella Peacock Tennant 1879 - 1902

Maintained by: Scott Keele

Originally Created by: Dawnetta

Record added: Oct 20, 2009

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