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Peblis, Peebles, Peebes, Peeples, Peoples. An ancient Scottish name.

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Peebles from Scotland to Georgia

Started by Lisa Katherine Sears Kennedy Aug 13, 2009. 0 Replies

Peebles in Illinois from England

Started by Rurouniseishi Aug 13, 2009. 0 Replies

Mary Delanie Peebles Hasha

Started by John Lester Hasha Aug 13, 2009. 0 Replies

Peebles in Texas

Started by Sherry Hightower Aug 12, 2009. 0 Replies

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Comment by Sherry Hightower on April 26, 2011 at 1:25am

Welcome Gladys. Seems we are distant cousins. I descend from Wiley Peebles who married Eliza Ward. They settled in Texas after leaving AL. 


So glad you joined and please feel free to share anything you would like. I would be interested and I know others would be too.  If you would start a discussion (Look under the heading "Discussion Forum" and follow the list down to the "Start Discussion+")..then it will keep all the replies to your post together.

Comment by Gladys Berger on April 17, 2011 at 2:04pm

Hello Peebles Cousins.  My line of Peebles is from

William Peebles born @ 1670 son of David Peebles who lived in the Fife area of


William Peebles was a Quaker b.@ 1670 and died 12 Oct 1727 Prince George Co Va. his daughter Hannah Peebles  married 1st Wm Patison. He died and then Hannah Peebles Patison married John Merrymoon. I have quite a bit of information on the descent of Hannah & John Merrymoon. Mostly Quakers ,many records are in the Hinshaw Quaker Meeting books . Henrico

Monthly meeting. Henrico County  Va.    I have  a small account of the Peebles in Scotland dating back to the year 1291 written by

Anne Bradbury Peebles in Sept 1962.  Title-- A collection of the descendants of David Peebles, Royalist Officer who escaped to Virginia in 1649/1650..

Parish records and various notes on the family. Let me know if I can help in any way ,by sharing these papers.  Gladys

Comment by Sherry Hightower on December 12, 2009 at 11:35pm

Comment by Sherry Hightower on August 13, 2009 at 6:42pm
Jacquelyn, see the first discussion thread above...seems you and Michael are distant cousins.
Comment by Jacquelyn Horton on August 13, 2009 at 2:34pm
My Peebles are quite far back in the 1700's. Amos Horton m. Sarah Peebles daughter of William Peebles and Elizabeth Hamlin; then William Peebles and Judith Drayton -- to Captain David Peebles and Elspet Mackie.

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