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Samuel West Peel
Birth: Sep. 13, 1831
Batesville
Independence County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 1924
Bentonville
Benton County
Arkansas, USA

US Congressman. Born in Batesville, Arkansas, with the start of the Civil War, he joined the Confederate Army as a Private in 1861 and went one to be Colonel in command of the 4th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry. After the war, he studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced the practice of law in Bentonville, Arkansas. He was prosecuting attorney of the fourth judicial circuit of Arkansas, (1873-76) and elected as a Democrat to the Forty-eighth Congress and to the next four succeeding Congresses, serving (1883-93). An unsuccessful candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law and died at age 93 in Bentonville, Arkansas. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Emeline Berry Peel (1835 - 1902)*
 
 Children:
  James McFerrin Peel (1854 - 1892)*
  Fannie Peel Clark (1859 - 1934)*
  David Walker Peel (1860 - 1935)*
  Mittie Peel McGill (1863 - 1931)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bentonville Cemetery
Bentonville
Benton County
Arkansas, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 27, 2003
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