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 Emily Valerie <I>PECK</I> Peckham

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Emily Valerie PECK Peckham

  • Birth 1832 New York, USA
  • Death 17 Oct 1858 Stillwater, Washington County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Stillwater, Washington County, Minnesota, USA
  • Memorial ID 84800316

This beautiful gravestone predates Fairview Cemetery by 9 years. Burials from the previous cemetery on Stillwater's north hill, at Fourth and Laurel, were relocated to Fairview during the early 1870's.

Wife of Robert W. Peckham. Age 26 years. "My Blessed Wife". Their children, Geo. C. born NY 1854, Jennie born NY 1856. Robert remarried Feb 29, 1860, to Jennie A. Peck. Robert volunteered with Brackett's Battalion of Minnesota Cavalry as 1st Sergeant on Nov. 1st 1861. Promoted to 2nd Lt. Feb 2 1862 then discharged a 1st Lt. in 1866. This cavalry was also known as the 5th Iowa Cav.

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  • Created by: Ken Martens
  • Added: 10 Feb 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 84800316
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emily Valerie PECK Peckham (1832–17 Oct 1858), Find A Grave Memorial no. 84800316, citing Fairview Cemetery, Stillwater, Washington County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Ken Martens (contributor 47419303) .