Is your surname Peter?

Research the Peter family

William Peter's Geni Profile

Records for William Peter

3,010,113 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Related Projects

William Peter

Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Peter, merchant and Janet Frew
Husband of Margaret Dewar
Father of Martha Peter
Brother of Thomas Peter, merchant; Matthew Peter, primus; John Peter; Agnes Peter; Matthew Peter, secundus and 2 others

Managed by: w p
Last Updated:

About William Peter


is the son of Thomas Peter (Otherwise Thomas Peters), and his wife, Janet Frew. He was born before 6 August 1732, the date upon which his baptism was registered at Glasgow in Lanarkshire, Scotland. His baptismal record reads as follows: "Thomas Peters & Janet Frew a lawfull son William witt: John & David Peters" The witnesses are very likely the child's uncle, John Peter, and John Peter's son, David Peter [Registrar General for Scotland, New Register House, Edinburgh, Glasgow Baptisms, 1728-39, reference OPR.644/11].



view all

William Peter's Timeline

August 6, 1732
August 6, 1732
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
July 18, 1756
Age 23
probably at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland