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John Peter

Birthplace: probably Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland (United Kingdom)
Death: before September 10, 1721
Immediate Family:

Son of John Peter, merchant and Jean Johnes
Brother of Jonet Peter and Elizabeth Peter

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About John Peter


is the youngest child and evidently the only son of the deceased John Peter, merchant in Glasgow, and his wife, Jean Johns, He was born before 7 March 1701, the date upon which his baptism was registered at Glasgow. He was probably born in Glasgow [Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, index, FamilySearch]

Grandson of Thomas Peter of Crossbasket and Cardarroch

The baptismal record of John Peter (Otherwise John Peters) reads as follows: "The deceast John Peters merchand in Glasgow and Jean Johns a lawful son . John . Sponsor Thomas Peters grand=father Wit: Simon Baird & Walter Peters" [Registrar General for Scotland, New Register House, Edinburgh, Glasgow Baptisms, 1699-1707, reference OPR.644/8].

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John Peter's Timeline

March 7, 1701
probably Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
March 7, 1701
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
September 10, 1721
Age 20