John W. Peery

M, #1600, b. 28 June 1838, d. 16 February 1878
     John W. Peery was born on 28 June 1838 at Weakley County, Tennessee.1,2 He was the son of Felix K. Peery and Hariet H. Hopkins.3,1 He appeared as a son on the census of 16 December 1850 in the household of Hariet H. Rogers at District 17, Carroll County, Tennessee.4 In 1852,John W. Peery moved with his family from Carroll County, Tennessee to Austin, Travis County, Texas.5 He appeared as a son on the census of 8 August 1860 in the household of Hariet H. Rogers at Austin, Travis County, Texas.3 He was employed as a printer on 8 August 1860 at Austin, Travis County, Texas.3 He began military service on 22 March 1862 at Austin, Travis County, Texas, with his enlistment as a private in Company G, 16th Regiment (Flournoy's), Texas Infantry, Army of the Confederate States of America.6 On 1 April 1862, John W. Peery was listed on the Company Roll as a Private, (age 23) Capt. Fred W. Moore's Company, Flournoy's Regiment, Texas Infantry, C.S.A.6 Between May 1862 and June 1862, John W. Peery was listed on the Company Roll as a Private, (age 23) Company G, Flournoy's Regiment, Texas Infantry, C.S.A.6 On not dated, John W. Peery was listed on the Company Roll as a Private, (age 23) Company G, Flournoy's Regiment, Texas Infantry, C.S.A.6 Between September 1862 and October 1862, John W. Peery was listed on the Company Roll as a Private, Company G, Flournoy's Regiment, Texas Infantry, C.S.A. being present and sick in quarters.6 On November 1862, John W. Peery was listed on the Company Roll as a Private, Company G, Flournoy's Regiment, Texas Infantry, C.S.A. on detached service.6 Between 13 June 1863 and 31 July 1863, John W. Peery was listed on the Company Roll as a Private, Company G, 16 Regiment, Texas, C.S.A. and appeared on the Hospital Muster Roll as a nurse at General Hospital No. 2, Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.6 Between July 1863 and August 1863, John W. Peery was listed on the Company Roll as a Private, Company G,16 Regiment, Texas Infantry, C.S.A. and was marked absent, detailed as a nurse at the hospital at Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.6 Between January 1864 and February 1864, John W. Peery was listed on the Company Roll as a Private in Company G, 16th Regiment, Texas Infantry, C.S.A. and was marked absent, being detached as a nurse at a hospital at Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana.6 From 27 March 1864 to April 1865, John W. Peery was listed on the Company Roll as a Private, Company G, 16 Regiment, Texas Infantry, C.S.A., attached by Special Order No. 130, Dept HQ, as a nurse at Mount Lebanon, Bienville Parish, Louisiana.6 He and Penelope Ann Hayes, daughter of Isaac Simpson Hayes and Judea Varner, were married by John Brice, Justice of the Peace on 14 July 1864 at Bienville Parish, Louisiana.1,7,8,9 He and his wife Conalebe Peery appeared on the census of 30 June 1870 at Upper Township, Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas.7 He was employed as a farmer on 30 June 1870 at Upper Township, Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas.7 He died on 16 February 1878 at McLennan County, Texas, at age 39 years, 7 months and 19 days.1,2 He may have died in 1878 at Crawford County, Arkansas.

Children of John W. Peery and Penelope Ann Hayes

Citations

  1. [S25] Mann/Wellhausen Family, online www.ancestry.com.
  2. [S455] Carol Gallegos, "E-Mail Message from Carol Gallegos to James H. Hayes," e-mail to James Hayes, 26 Sep 2007.
  3. [S1069] 08 Aug 1860, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M653_1306, FHL Film 805306, P285.
  4. [S292] 16 Dec 1850, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M432_873, P147.
  5. [S1266] Lafayette Rodgers, Confederate Pension Application, 36061.
  6. [S294] John W. Peery, Confederate Soldier; Civil War Service Records, National Archives and Records Administration.
  7. [S5] 30 Jun 1870, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M593_64, P207.
  8. [S14] Louisiana, Marriages, 1718-1925, online search.ancestry.com.
  9. [S399] Peery-Hayes Marriage Certificate.
  10. [S6] 24 Jun 1880, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T9_40, P425D.
  11. [S119] 13 Jun 1900, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: T623_1674, P154A.