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Capt James Peck
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1708
Death: Mar. 2, 1794

The son of James & Abigail (Morris) Peck, he married Mary Hitchcock, daughter of John & Abiah (Bassett) Hitchcock, on February 18, 1730.

Capt. James Peck's Company was the first company that went out of the Second Regiment commanded by the Honourable Corporal Roger Newton, Esq'r, under the command of Major John Hubbard in the Late Alarm of the Defense of Fort William Henry and parts adjacent August, 1757. He served a total of 18 days.

His original tombstone was along the North Wall of the Grove Street Cemetery. It is either missing or unreadable at this time. The inscription from "Inscriptions on Tombstones in New Haven, Conn. erected prior to 1800" was as follows:
Memory of
who departed this
Life March 2d 1794
in the 86th year
of his age 
Family links: 
  Eunice Peck Todd (1731 - 1765)*
  Hannah Peck Bishop (1745 - 1797)*
*Calculated relationship
ae 85, Col. Enos Regt., Revolutionary War
Grove Street Cemetery
New Haven
New Haven County
Connecticut, USA
Maintained by: Nareen, et al
Originally Created by: Mona Rhone
Record added: Sep 16, 2006
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Capt James Peck
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Capt James Peck
Added by: Mona Rhone
Capt James Peck
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