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Elmer J. Peek
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1860
Genesee County
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1928
Midland County
Michigan, USA

Spouse of Eliza Timlick.

Elmer A Peek in household of Andrew Peek, "United States Census, 1870"

name: Elmer A Peek
estimated birth year: 1861
gender: Male
age in 1870: 9y
color (white, black, mulatto, chinese, indian): White
birthplace: Michigan
home in 1870: Michigan, United States
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Andrew Peek M 42y New York
Eunice Peek F 44y New York
Levi A Peek M 17y Michigan
Ira L Peek M 15y Michigan
Carrie Peek F 11y Michigan
Elmer A Peek M 9y Michigan
Anna E Peek F 5y Michigan

Citing this Record
"United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 27 Jan 2013), Elmer A Peek in household of Andrew Peek, Michigan, United States; citing p. 22, family 186, NARA microfilm publication M593, FHL microfilm 552170.

Elmer Peek in household of Andrew Peek, "United States Census, 1880"

name : Elmer Peek
event: Census
event date: 1880
event place: Mount Morris, Genesee, Michigan, United States
gender: Male
age: 20
marital status : Single
occupation : At Home
race or color (original) :
ethnicity (standardized) : American
relationship to head : Son
birthplace : Michigan, United States
birthdate : 1860
spouse's name :
spouse's birthplace :
father's name : Andrew Peek
father's birthplace : New York, United States
mother's name : Eunice M. Peek
mother's birthplace : New York, United States
page : 347
page character : B
entry number : 2403
nara film number : T9-0579
gs film number : 1254579
digital folder number: 004241719
image number: 00702
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Andrew Peek M 52 New York, United States
wife Eunice M. Peek F 53 New York, United States
son Elmer Peek M 20 Michigan, United States
son Ira Peek M 24 Michigan, United States
daughter Ardie M. Peek F 14 Michigan, United States

Citing this Record
"United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 27 Jan 2013), Elmer Peek in household of Andrew Peek, Mount Morris, Genesee, Michigan, United States; citing sheet 347B, family 2, NARA microfilm publication T9-0579.

Family noted in the 1900 federal census living in the Lee & Jerome Township,Midland,Michigan

Peek,'Almer' 40 y/o,occupation 'Farmer'
'Louysa' 37 y/o
James 15 y/o
Harry 6 y/o

Elmer J. Peek
"Michigan, Marriages, 1868-1925"
groom's name: Elmer J. Peek
groom's race:
groom's age: 53 years
groom's birth date: 1860
groom's birthplace: Genesee Co, Mich
bride's name: Eliza Bariager
bride's race:
bride's age: 58 years
bride's birth date: 1855
bride's birthplace: Iroquois, Can
marriage type:
marriage date: 09 May 1913
marriage place: Vassar, Tuscola, Michigan
groom's father: Andrew Peek
groom's mother: Eunice Terry
bride's father: Bariager
bride's mother: Unknown
groom's marital status:
groom's previous wife:
bride's marital status:
bride's previous husband:
film number: 2342703
frame number:
digital folder number: 4209249
image number: 90
reference number: v 5 p 7 rn 78

Citing this Record
"Michigan, Marriages, 1868-1925," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 27 Jan 2013), Elmer J. Peek and Eliza Bariager, 09 May 1913.

FamilySearchElmer J Peek, "United States Census, 1920"

name: Elmer J Peek
residence: , Bay, Michigan
estimated birth year: 1861
age: 59
birthplace: Michigan
relationship to head of household: Self
gender: Male
race: White
marital status: Married
father's birthplace:
mother's birthplace:
film number: 1820755
digital folder number: 4311580
image number: 00094
sheet number: 4
Household Gender Age Birthplace
self Elmer J Peek M 59y Michigan
wife Eliza K Peek F 65y Canada

Citing this Record
"United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 27 Jan 2013), Elmer J Peek, , Bay, Michigan; citing enumeration district (ED) , sheet 4B, family 94, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1820755.

Obituary noted at RootsWeb posted by Patty Lee:

Genesee County Ties
Entries: 42032 Updated: 2013-01-22 11:07:14 UTC (Tue) Contact: Patty Lee;

A work in progress. Documenting the early families of northern Genesee County, Michigan

•ID: I25783
•Name: Elmer J. Peek
•Sex: M
•Birth: 10 MAR 1860 in Genesee County, Michigan
•Burial: Old Jerome Township Cemetery, Sanford, Midland, Michigan
•Census: 1920 Bay City, Bay, Michigan
•Death: 31 OCT 1928 in Tuscola County, Michigan
•Census: 1900 Lee, Midland, Michigan
"Midland Republican"
01 Nov 1928

Elmer Peek Dies Tuscola County
Former Resident Will Be Buried At Sanford Friday Afternoon; Three Sons In County
Elmer J. Peek, 68 years of age, passed away early Wednesday morning, October 31, at the home of his nephew, Mr. Harry Hess, who lives in Tuscola County, near Fairgrove. Mr. Peek had been ill for only one week, from pneumonia.
Elmer Peek was born in Genesee County, March 10, 1860. In 1900 he came to Midland County, settling in Lee and lived there for many years. He was married in Montorse ot Louisa Huggins, who died in January of 1908. Just October 2 of this year he married Mrs. Margaret Brown of Flint, and they had planned to make their home in Watrousville.
Surviving Mr. Peek: his wife, Margaret Brown Peek, three sons, Edward and James of Lee, and Harry of Mt. Haley Township.
The funeral will be held Friday afternoon at 1:30 from the James Peek home in Lee and at two o'clock in the Sanford M.E. Church. Rev. Charles Peterson will officiate and interment will be made in the Sanford Cemetery.

Father: Andrew Peek b: 16 MAY 1829 in New York
Mother: Eunice Terry b: 07 AUG 1827 in New York

Marriage 1 Louisa Huggins b: 03 AUG 1863 in New York
•Married: BEF 1884
1. Edward Lewis Peek b: 01 MAR 1884 in Genesee County, Michigan
2. James William Peek b: 22 JUN 1885 in Genesee County, Michigan
3. George Peek b: 21 OCT 1886 in Genesee County, Michigan
4. Harry Handley Peek b: 13 NOV 1894 in Genesee County, Michigan

Marriage 2 Eliza Baringer b: ABT 1854 in Canada
•Married: BEF 1920

Marriage 3 Margaret Brown
•Married: 02 OCT 1928

Listed as having no marker on but was successfully located by another Find.a.Grave volunteer, Randi Phillips who lets no obstacle stand in her way when helping others!

Family links: 
  Andrew J Peek (1829 - 1913)
  Eunice M Terry Peek (1827 - 1897)
  Catherine Eliza Barriger Peek (1854 - 1920)*
  Margaret Vance Brown Peek (1860 - 1929)*
  Louisa Huggins Peek (1863 - 1908)*
  Edward Lewis Peek (1884 - 1948)*
  James William Peek (1885 - 1956)*
  George Peek (1886 - 1904)*
  Harry Handley Peek (1894 - 1982)*
*Calculated relationship
'Listed as buried here,either could not find stone or could not read stone', October 29,2000 by Cheryl Demski Speaker and Margaret Wegner.

Modest heading noted of "Father".
Note: Located in section 24, Center Street, Sanford, township owned; founded between 1869 and 1878. Sexton records last checked Jan. of 1981. Read cemetery west to east, and rows north to south. Stones read October 29,2000.Listed as having no marker on m
Jerome Township Cemetery
Midland County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Honoring Their Lives
Record added: Jan 27, 2013
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Elmer J. Peek
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Elmer J. Peek
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Elmer J. Peek
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