Peck Ancestry Treasures
Hannah Mattison Parsons Peck Page Riggs Hendricks (1797-1861) was first married to Warren Peck. She was an early member of the Mormon Church and she traveled to Utah with the other pioneers. She is buried in Salt Lake City, Utah. Thorit Peck (1826-1858) served in the Mormon Battalion, marching from Illinois to San Diego, California. He went on to Utah where he married, served in Pleasant Grove as Sherriff and died of a billious fever at the young age of 32.
Mary Schmid Kunz (1873-1920)
The picture on the left was from a 1914 postcard of Berg am Irchel, Zurich, Switzerland. The picture on the right is of the same house in 2013. The postcard was sent by Robert Schmid to his sister Annie Schmid Kunz. Robert was serving a mission at that time. Berg Am Irchel, Canton Zurich, Switzerland. Sept. 17, 1914. Dear Sister Annie and loved ones all,. The card is Addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Wm. J. Kunz, Williamsburg, Bannock County, Idaho. It was thrilling to go to the home where my great grandmother w...