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William R. Peveler
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Birth: Sep. 9, 1834
Death: Sep. 26, 1864

TEXAS
2D LT CO G TEXAS CAVALRY
CONFEDERATE STATES ARMY
Born in Montgomery County, MO. to David Peveler and Sallie McCart, who had migrated to MO from KY. With his parents, he moved from MO to Iowa, then to (later) Fannin Cnty TX in 1838. By 1858 the Peveler family had moved to Young Cnty, where William worked with his brother John as a cattle raiser to supply beef to Ft. Belknap. As an officer in the Texas Cavalry, CAS, Wm.was wounded in an Indian ambush and died from his wounds almost three weeks later. He was unmarried at the time of his death. The blood-stained diary that he carried in his shirt at the time he was wounded is in the Texas State Archives in Austin. Research contributed by Jean Daugherty 
 
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 Parents:
  David Peveler (1800 - 1867)
  Sarah McCart Peveler (1804 - 1894)
 
 Siblings:
  Greenup Cauley Peveler (1825 - 1864)*
  Lucinda Peveler Terrell (1825 - 1920)*
  John M. Peveler (1829 - 1883)*
  Mary Peveler Hampton (1831 - 1910)*
  William R. Peveler (1834 - 1864)
  Martha Ann Peveler Barry (1835 - 1917)*
  Sam H. Peveler (1840 - 1923)*
  Francis Marion Peveler (1843 - 1936)*
  Lewis J. Peveler (1848 - 1883)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Peveler Cemetery
Eliasville
Young County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Anonymous
Originally Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
Record added: Jun 11, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8903166
William R. Peveler
Added by: Searchers of our Past
 
 
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- Tracey
 Added: Sep. 11, 2012
Thank you for your Confederate service. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.
- Martha Reid 19 UDC
 Added: Jan. 30, 2011
husband of Eliza Peveler. Private, Commanding officer John H. Cochran Minute Men, enlisted 27 March 1860 - discharged 27 May 1860, 2nd Lt. Newton White's Company G, Frontier Regiment, Fort Belknap, Texas; Captain Company G, McCord's Frontier Regiment, Tex...(Read more)
- Searchers of our Past
 Added: Jan. 23, 2010
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