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John Peebles (son of Lewis Peebles and Elizabeth (Peebles)) was born 31 Jan 1763 in VA, and died 28 Oct 1849 in Chesterfield, IL. He married (1) Wilmouth Owen on c 1785. He married (2) Martha 'Patsy' Johnsy on c 1804 in Chester Co, SC.

 Includes NotesNotes for John Peebles:
JOHN PEEBLES was born about 1762, he enlisted early in the service. We copy an extract from his affidavit made in the year 1847; "I entered the service of the United States under the following named officers and served as herein stated under Captain Nettles, and immediately joined General Marion's army. I was at the battle of Eutaw Springs, and was in North Carolina in what was called the "truce land", and was engaged in scouting parties against the tories. I was not discharge from the service until after military operations had ceased." After the war, he removed to Kentucky, and later to Illinois, in Macoupin county, where he died October 6, 1849. He lies buried in the cemetery near Chesterfield. A few years since the members of the family erected a monument to the memory of this Revolutionary hero.

Served in the Revolution in S. C. and N. C. Made affidavit in Macoupin Co., Ill., in 1847, and his son Jesse made one March 26, 1856, to obtain pension. Rev. Jesse said father was in S. C. Dragoons, under Capt's Barnett and Nettles, Gen'ls. Marion and Sumpter.

More About John Peebles:
Name (Facts Pg) 1: John Lewis Peebles Sr..
Name (Facts Pg) 2: John Louis Peebles Sr..

More About John Peebles and Wilmouth Owen:
Marriage: c 1785

More About John Peebles and Martha 'Patsy' Johnsy:
Marriage: c 1804, Chester Co, SC.

Children of John Peebles and Wilmouth Owen are:
  1. Abraham Peebles, b. 17 Jun 178779, d. 20 Sep 1854.
  2. Sarah Peebles, b. 5 May 178979, d. date unknown.
  3. Mary Peebles, b. 21 Mar 179179, d. date unknown.
  4. Hannah Peebles, b. 30 Jul 179379, d. date unknown.
  5. Bird Peebles, b. 8 Sep 179579, d. date unknown.
  6. Jesse Peebles, b. 18 Jan 179879, d. date unknown.
  7. John Peebles, b. c 9 Jul 1800, Can't read month79, d. date unknown.
  8. Betsy Peebles, b. 23 Dec 180279, d. date unknown.

Children of John Peebles and Martha 'Patsy' Johnsy are:
  1. +Cynthia Peebles, b. c 1809, KY, d. 11 Apr 1896, Macoupin Co, IL.
  2. William Peebles, d. date unknown.
  3. Stewart Peebles, d. date unknown.
  4. Charles Holliday Peebles, d. date unknown.
  5. Rebecca Peebles, b. 12 Apr 1812, d. date unknown.
  6. Vina Peebles, d. date unknown.
  7. Lucinda Peebles, d. date unknown.
  8. Camilla Peebles, d. date unknown.
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