Joseph Scott Peebles

Male 1817 - 1890

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  • Name  Joseph Scott Peebles 
    Born  19 Jun 1817  Chillicothe, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Jul 1890  Portsmouth, Scioto Co., OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • I.R. July 10, 1890 - DEATH OF J. SCOTT PEEBLES - This well known citizen died at the residence of his brother, Jno. G. Peebles, Portsmouth, last Tuesday morning. He had been sick for some weeks, the disease assuming a dropsical turn. His funeral takes place this Wednesday afternoon at 4 o'clock.

      The deceased was born in Chillicothe June 19, 1817, and was over 73 years of age. When young, his family moved to Portsmouth, and from there, Mr. Peebles came to this county. For many years, he was one of the proprietors of Pinegrove furnace. Here he lived, one of the most prominent and esteemed citizens of this county, until near the close of the war, when he sold out, moved to Lebanon, then to Cincinnati, and then to Portsmouth, where his earthly existence closes.

      Joseph Scott Peebles was a man of the highest character, of strong sense and wide information. He was universally esteemed for his warm social qualities and his generous, frank nature.
    Person ID  I0807  Campbell Family Southern Ohio
    Last Modified  6 Aug 2006 

    Father  John Peebles 
    Family ID  F235  Group Sheet