Descendants of John Peters
Generation No. 1
1. JOHN1 PETERS was born in England.
Child of JOHN PETERS is:
2. i. JOSEPH2 PETERS, b. 1798; d. August 1870, Boone Co. IN.
Generation No. 2
2. JOSEPH2 PETERS (JOHN1) was born 1798, and died August 1870 in Boone Co. IN. He married FRANCIS M CHEATHAM. She was
born Abt. 1804.
Children of JOSEPH PETERS and FRANCIS CHEATHAM are:
3. i. JOHN ALLEN3 PETERS, b. August 07, 1825, Henry Co., KY.
ii. JOSEPH THOMAS PETERS1, b. June 28, 1838, Henry Co., KY.
iii. JAMES M. PETERS1.
iv. WESLEY C. PETERS1.
v. MARTHA C. PETERS1.
vi. DOLLY ANN PETERS1.
Generation No. 3
3. JOHN ALLEN3 PETERS (JOSEPH2, JOHN1) was born August 07, 1825 in Henry Co., KY. He married (1) ELIZABETH JOHNS, daughter
of GEORGE JOHNS. She was born in Harrison Co., IN, and died September 03, 1870. He married (2) ELIZA ORR April 1871. She
was born November 20, 1828 in Switerland, IN.
Children of JOHN PETERS and ELIZABETH JOHNS are:
4. i. GEORGE W.4 PETERS, b. December 09, 1847, Tipton Co., IN; d. January 08, 1917, Pierson Twp., Centerville.
5. ii. JOSEPH T. PETERS.
iii. SARAH F. PETERS, m. GEORGE W. TAYLOR.
iv. JOHN S. PETERS.
v. WILLIAM H. PETERS.
vi. WILLIAM P. PETERS.
vii. ELIZA A. PETERS.
Child of JOHN PETERS and ELIZA ORR is:
viii. IRA W.4 PETERS.
Generation No. 4
4. GEORGE W.4 PETERS (JOHN ALLEN3, JOSEPH2, JOHN1) was born December 09, 1847 in Tipton Co., IN, and died January 08,
1917 in Pierson Twp., Centerville. He married (1) MALISSA D. TAYLOR June 27, 1867, daughter of JACOB TAYLOR. She was born
January 19, 1848 in Vigo Co, IN, and died May 20, 1879. He married (2) LIZZIE ALGERS July 25, 1880, daughter of WILLIAM ALGER.
She was born May 03, 1861 in Green Co., IN.
Children of GEORGE PETERS and MALISSA TAYLOR are:
i. JAMES EVERETT5 PETERS, b. October 22, 1871; d. November 03, 1931, Terre Haute, IN; m. MARY ELLEN MYERS, December 24,
1892; b. November 05, 1873; d. November 20, 1926, Terre Haute, IN.
ii. FLORA C. PETERS, m. GEORGE JOHNSON.
iii. ELIZABETH E. PETERS.
iv. LOU EVA PETERS.
v. WILLIAM T. PETERS.
Children of GEORGE PETERS and LIZZIE ALGERS are:
vi. GRACE5 PETERS.
vii. HERMAN A. PETERS.
viii. ARPIE O. PETERS.
5. JOSEPH T.4 PETERS (JOHN ALLEN3, JOSEPH2, JOHN1) He married SARAH A. LAYTON June 03, 1858, daughter of PRESTON LAYTON.
Children of JOSEPH PETERS and SARAH LAYTON are:
i. MALISA5 PETERS, m. J. L. WEEKS.
ii. JOHN W. PETERS.
iii. MALINDA PETERS, m. D. V. WEEKS.
iv. SARAH E. PETERS, m. HENRY W. PAYNE.
v. JOSEPH P. PETERS.
vi. CLARA E. PETERS, m. BEN PAYNE.
vii. WILLIAM T. PETERS.
1. History of Vigo Co.