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Antoine (Pitre) Peters (1830 - 1897)

Antoine Peters formerly Pitre
Born in Michigan, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 18 Jun 1855 in Assumption, Greinerville, Wayne County, Michiganmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 66 in Warren, Macomb, Michigan, United Statesmap
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Antoine Peters was born on June 25, 1830, in Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan.[1][2] He was the son of Francois Francis Pitre and Veronique Rivard.

He married Margaret Campbell (1835-1923). Children:

  1. Margaret (Peters) Desgrandchamp (1856-1915)[3]
  2. Isabelle (Peters) Ryan (1859-1926)[4]
  3. Francis E "Frank" Peters (1861-1933) m. Mary Sullivan.[5]
  4. Agnes Roseanne "Rose" Peters (1863-1933)
  5. Mary Veronica Peters (1865-1948)[6]
  6. William Alexander Peters (1868-1941) m. Settie Lochbihler.[7]
  7. James Peters (1869-1948)[8]
  8. Henry A Peters (1872-1943)
  9. John Peters (1875-1877)
  10. Charles Peters (1881-1943)

He registered for the Draft, for the civil War, giving his birth year as 1830, born in Michigan.[2]

He died on June 11, 1897, at the age of 66, in Warren, Macomb county, Michigan, and was buried in the Mount Olivet Cemetery in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Find a Grave, database and images, memorial page for Antoine Peters (25 Jun 1830–11 Jun 1897), Find A Grave: Memorial #151213581, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Belle (contributor 48538133) .
  2. 2.0 2.1 U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865; National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registration Records (Provost Marshal General's Bureau; Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865); Record Group: 110, Records of the Provost Marsha; ANcestry's U.S>,Civil War Draft Registrations Records Ancestry Record 1666 #772255
  3. "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995", database, FamilySearch ( : 23 February 2021), Antoine Peters in entry for Margaret Disgrandschamp, 1915.
  4. "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 March 2018), Antoine Peters in entry for Isabella Peters Ryan, 05 May 1926; citing Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing; FHL microfilm 1,972,977.
  5. Francis Pitre Veronique Rivard
  6. "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 March 2018), Anthony Peters in entry for Mary V Peters, 08 Jan 1948; citing Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, United States, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing; FHL microfilm 1,973,143.
  7. "Michigan Marriages, 1822-1995", database, FamilySearch ( : 18 February 2021), Anthony Peters in entry for William A. Peters, 1894.
  8. "Michigan Births and Christenings, 1775-1995", database, FamilySearch ( : 17 January 2020), Anthony Peters in entry for James Peters, 1869.

See Also:

  • "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch: 17 October 2014, Antoine Peters, Michigan, United States; citing p. 7, family 55, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,187
  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 April 2016), Richard Peters in household of Francis Peters, Grosse Pointe, Wayne, Michigan, United States; citing family 118, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

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