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Joseph Peck, Jr.

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Birthplace: Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: Milford Cemetery, Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Joseph Peck and Alice Peck
Husband of Mary Peck; Mary Peck and Mary Peck
Father of Joseph Peck; Abigail Canfield; Joseph Peck; Mary Rachel Peck; John Peck and 8 others
Brother of Elizabeth Peck and John Peck
Half brother of Mary Northrup; Anna Peck; Zachariah [Zechariah] Burwell; John Burwell; Samuel Burwell, Sr. and 5 others

Occupation: from Milford, prominent in civic affairs and in the colonial militia, in which he served as lieutenant from the time of receiving his commission until 1709
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About Lt. Joseph Peck

Lieut Joseph Peck

Birth: Mar., 1652 Death: Mar. 1, 1731

~MY PECK ANCESTOR~

Lieut. Joseph was the son of JOSEPH PECK & ALICE (HEATH) BURWELL PECK, my immigrant ancestors. He was baptized at Milford First Church on March 29, 1662/1663.

  • History of the towns of New Milford & Bridgeport 1703-1882 by Samuel Orcutt, Hartford, Conn.: Case, Lockwood, & Brainard, 1882, p. 6

Feb. 8, 1702/3 Ens. Joseph Peck's name appears on an "Indian Deed to the Proprietors of New Milford", as part of a committee of seven Milford men that purchased the land for the plantation of New Milford. p.14 March, 1708 Ens. Joseph Peck, Samuel Clarke, Jr. & Jonathan Law are appointed a committee to meet with Stratford men who claim part of the New Milford land.

Joseph, Jr. was prominent in civic affairs and in the colonial militia, in which he served as lieutenant from the time of receiving his commission until 1709.

On 27 Jan 1678 in Milford, he married (1) MARY CAMP, daughter of NICHOLAS , JR. & SARAH (BEARD) CAMP, also prominent founders of Milford, Conn.

Lieut. Joseph & Mary were the parents of 11 known chldren, one of which was my ancestor, SAMUEL PECK, a Captain in the Revolutionary War.


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Parents:
 Joseph Peck (1610 - 1701)
 Alice Heath Burwell - Peck (1612 - 1666)

Spouse:
 Mary Camp Peck (1660 - ____)*

Children:
 Mary Peck Northrup (1670 - ____)*
 Joseph Peck (1680 - 1739)*
 Ephraim Peck (1682 - 1760)*
 John Peck (1685 - 1709)*
 Jeremiah Peck (1687 - 1765)*
 Samuel Peck (1690 - 1728)*
 Abigail Peck Canfield (1701 - 1764)*
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Inscription: Here Lyes the Body of Lieut. Joseph Peck Deceas'd March the 1st 1731 in the 79 Year of His Age.

 

Burial: Milford Cemetery Milford New Haven County Connecticut, USA


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Joseph Peck B. 20 mar 1653 Milford, Ct.was in the Colonial Militia

 
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Lt. Joseph Peck's Timeline

1652
March 20, 1652
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
1653
March 20, 1653
Age 1
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut
1678
January 27, 1678
Age 25
Milford, New Haven, CT
January 27, 1678
Age 25
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
1679
February 27, 1679
Age 26
1680
February 25, 1680
Age 27
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut
1682
December 15, 1682
Age 30
Milford, New Haven County, Connecticut
1685
September 4, 1685
Age 33
Milford, New Haven, CT
1687
1687
Age 34
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut
1690
July 13, 1690
Age 38
Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States