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Peck Genealogy & History

Peck is an English surname, used to refer to people who often weighed or measured goods, as merchants or as officials ensuring that everyone's pound and bushel was equal. Peck itself is a largely archaic, and large, unit of measure, being eight quarters, each of which weighed twenty-eight pounds. It may also have come from the Old English peac, meaning a point and indicating someone living near a pointed hill. Lastly, there is the Peak District of Derbyshire, which may have contributed a locational surname. Peck family history starts with Richard Pecke, noted in the Pipe Rolls of Hampshire in 1187. Peck genealogy includes many famous person, like famed actor Gregory Peck, late 19th century Michigan Governor George Peck, and Confederate General William Peck.


Peck Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Frederic Peck-- --, 1922January 13,2008MA
Ballard Peck-- --, 1899September ,1972WV
Calla Peck-- --, 1905August 27,1999WA
Daisy Peck-- --, 1902April 3,2003KY

Peck Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Dean Peck-- --, 1917August 13,2003Wichita,KS
Fahy Peck-- --, 1896August ,1978Springfield,MO
G Ellis Peck-- --, 1917June ,1982North Hollywood,CA
H James Peck-- --, 1923April ,1986Buffalo,NY

Peck Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
David PeckDeborah DanielsJune 11,1971Wake, NC
Lewis PeckSara BostOctober 7,1950Wake, NC
Joseph PeckBetty JeffriesDecember 10,1965Wake, NC
Stephen PeckSherri-Lynn DeckerMarch 20,2004Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Peck

609th: Castro610th: Goldstein
611th: Chang612th: Wiley
613th: Shannon614th: Stafford
615th: Kaplan616th: Preston
617th: Mathis618th: Krueger

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