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Re: Peters families in Lawrence Co., Indiana
Posted by: E Burton (ID *****2103) Date: May 09, 2004 at 22:13:55
In Reply to: Peters families in Lawrence Co., Indiana by Rose Lindsey of 507

Here is some info that might be helpful:

1930 Lawrence Co., IN census:
Ivan Peters 32 age at marrge-27 b. IN parents b. IN
Shirley M. 23 age at mrge-18 b. IN parents b. IN
Norris J. son 4 b. IN
Betty G. dau 2 4/12 b. IN
Bonnie J. dau 4/12 b. IN
Emma mother 70 widowed b. IN parents b. IN

1920 Lawrence Co., IN census:
James W. Peters 61 b. IN parents b. IN
Emma 61 b. IN parents b. IN
Elmer son 37 single b. IN
Iven son 22 single b. IN

1910 Lawrence co., IN:
James W. Peters 52 1st marg. mrd 31yrs. b. IN parents b. IN
Emma 50 9 chldrn/5 lvng b. IN parents b. IN
Clinton 39 widowed b.IN
Elmer 28 s. b. IN
Emery 26 s. b. IN
Homer 21 s. b. IN
Ivan 12 b. IN

1900 Lawrence Co., IN census:
James W. Peters b. 8/1856 43 mrd. 22yrs. b. IN father b. NC mother b. IN
Emma b. 6/1857 42 8children/7living b. IN parents b. IN
Clinton b. 1/1879 21 single b. IN
Elmer b. 2/1881 19 s. b. IN
Emery A. b. 4/1883 17 s b. IN
Stella M. b. 11/1886 13 b. IN
Homer H. b. 9/1888 11 b. IN
Ivin b. 2/1898 2 b. IN
Unnamed son b. 3/1900 1mth old b. IN

1880 Lawrence Co., IN:
James W. PETERS Self M Male W 21 IN Day Laborer IN IN
Emily PETERS Wife M Female W 20 IN Keeping House IN IN
Kenton PETERS Son S Male W 1 IN IN IN

1870 Jackson Co., IN (I think this is them)
Tressa 40 b. In
James 12 b. In

If this is them, it looks like John died young - sometime between 1860-1870. Wonder if he was in the Civil War?

1860 Jackson Co., IN:
John A. Peters 28 b. TN
Priscilla 28 b. KY
Mary E. 6 b. IN
James W. 1 b. In

Marriage record Lawrence Co., IN:
Priscilla Ray
John Elbert/Albert Peters
9 Sep 1852

Not sure...but I think this might be him with his parents...
1850 Lawrence Co., IN:
John Peters 48 b. TN
Mary 45 b. TN
John E. 18 b. IN
Caroline 15 b. IN
Jesse T. 13 b. In

Hope this helps in your research.




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