John Peach

Male Abt 1834 - 1924  (~ 90 years)


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  • Name John Peach 
    Born Abt 1834  South Head, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 8D7772F9B78FA844BBA38B8216F3CC19FA52 
    Died 19 Nov 1924  Port Morien, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 21 Nov 1924  St. Paul, Port Morien, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2508  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2009 

    Father James Peach,   b. 1810, Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1892, So. Head, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Margaret Wadden,   b. Abt 1812, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1860, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1833  St. George (Anglican), Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • the marriage record erroneously provides James' name as "Robert" (Robert Peach Jr. had married earlier that year).
    Family ID F165  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Ellen Andrews,   b. Abt 1838, Coxheath, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1924, Port Morien, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 13 Mar 1866  St. George (Anglican), Sydney, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F979  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John Peach, fisherman, of Port Morien married Ellen ANDREWS. Issue. They are buried in St. Paul Cemetery Port Morien. John: (14 Sep 1833-19 Nov 1924 tombstone) Death Certificate year 1924 - Book: 79 - Page: 994. (NOTE: John's death certificate, by son Abner, says John's parents are "John Peach and Betsy Wadden") Married, 15 April 1866, Sydney [aka Ellen ANDERSON] John Peach married Sarah Ellen Andrews 13 March 1866 according to St. George's parish records.

      household 185 1871 Census of Canada p 52 Cow Bay Div 2
      John Peech 36 fisherman no write
      Sarah Peech 32 no write
      Samuel Peech 4
      Thomas Peech 2
      Sarah Peech born July 1870

      Household Record 1881 Canadian Census
      John PEACH M Male English 46 Nova Scotia Fisherman Episcopal
      Ellen PEACH M Female English 42 Nova Scotia Episcopal
      Abner PEACH Male English 14 Nova Scotia Episcopal
      Thomas PEACH Male English 12 Nova Scotia Episcopal
      Sarah PEACH Female English 10 Nova Scotia Episcopal
      Henry PEACH Male English 8 Nova Scotia Episcopal
      Charles PEACH Male English 7 Nova Scotia Episcopal
      Frederick PEACH Male English 5 Nova Scotia Episcopal
      Murray PEACH Male English 2 Nova Scotia Episcopal
      Source Information:
      Census Place Cow Bay, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
      Family History Library Film 1375802
      NA Film Number C-13166
      District 6
      Sub-district M
      Page Number 5
      Household Number 26

      1891 Census of Canada Nova Scotia Cape Breton Cow Bay p. 16 hh 70
      John Peach 57 head occupation farmer and fisherman
      Ellen Peach 49 wife
      Abram Peach 24 son fisherman
      Thomas Peach 23 son fisherman
      Sarah Peach 20 daughter
      Henry Peach 18 son fisherman
      Charley Peach 16 son fisherman
      Fred Peach 12 son
      Murry Peach 10 son

      Accounts and papers of the House of Commons (Great Britain) p 336 (year 1878); also in Executive documents: ?th Congress, ? session, House of Representatives) (year 1878) p. 1771 [avail. full text on Google Books]
      Re- Fishery Commission
      John Peach, fisherman, Cow Bay, Cape Breton, fished from Cape North to Scaterie, and in Cow Bay; states "The Americans fish from three miles off-shore close up to the land for mackerel, and come in among us inshore and take the fist away from us."