John Peck is listed in the 1850 US Census as living in Lafayetta,Medina,Ohio - where did he come from ???

+1 vote
143 views
John Peck m. Elizabeth Hunt, Aug. 19, 1847 in Medina, Ohio. According to the 1850 US Census: John was 29,b. in Ohio, Elizabeth was 21,b. in New York, Nathan was 1,b. in Ohio, Augustus was 1/12,b. in Ohio.

They moved to Ottawa co., Michigan @ 1853. John d. 1861. Elizabeth froze to death Dec. 25,1892.

The 1870 US Census has two of they sons, Frank and John jr. back in Ohio !!
in Genealogy Help by

2 Answers

+1 vote

You probably have this, he was born in Ohio (Ohio didn't have any birth/death records until th 1880s) in about 1821, can't find anything beyond this. 

 

   
name: John Peck
event: Census
event date: 1850
event place: Lafayette, Medina, Ohio, United States
gender: Male
age: 29
birthplace: Ohio
estimated birth year: 1821
dwelling house number: 387
by Tom Bredehoft G2G6 Pilot (190k points)
Thank you Tom, I've been at this 24 years. First time I was aware that Ohio Birth/Death records started in the 1880's
Have you tried this link:  http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohmedina/lookup.htm?  Perhaps on older census will provide you more details?  How about his death certificate?
+1 vote
Just curious...do you know if Coral Peck was related? http://us-census.org/pub/usgenweb/census/oh/medina/1830/index.txt Westfield Township is very close to Lafayette, Ohio.
by Anonymous Anonymous G2G Crew (950 points)

Related questions

+4 votes
1 answer
48 views asked Oct 6, 2016 in Genealogy Help by Alex Joe Morris (she is my great great g
+9 votes
2 answers
174 views asked Jan 6 in Policy and Style by Peggy McMath G2G6 Mach 2 (20.4k points)
+1 vote
1 answer
57 views asked Nov 28, 2018 in The Tree House by Tim Perry G2G6 Mach 2 (28.8k points)
+4 votes
2 answers
+2 votes
3 answers
+2 votes
1 answer
+3 votes
1 answer
+3 votes
1 answer
+10 votes
0 answers
+5 votes
1 answer

WikiTree  ~  About  ~  Help Help  ~  Search Person Search  ~  Surname:

disclaimer - terms - copyright

...