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06-James Shirley Peak
Birth: 2 Oct 1798, Scott Co, KY
Death: Mar 1878, Jefferson Co, KY- age 79
Burial: Cave Hill Cemetery
Home: lived in "Peakland" on the Mississippi, now Grand Lake, AR
Mother: Judith Wilhoit

Marriage: 5 Jul 1827
1st Spouse: Emeline PAYNE

Birth: 13 Mar 1810, Scott Co, KY
Death: 6 Mar 1851, Grand Lake, Chicot Co, AR- age 40
Burial: Payne Cemetery
Father: John Payne (1764-1837)
Mother: Elizabeth Johnson (1772-1846)

     CHILDREN:
James and Emeline had nine children:
07----ROBERT C PEAK [b. 1828, KY; d. before 1873];
07----JOHN P PEAK [b. 17 Oct 1829, Scott Co, KY; d. after 1896, AR- age 67], m. Jimmie Ann JOHNSON [b. 1835, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN];
07----ELIZABETH PEAK [b. 14 Dec 1831, Scott Co, KY; d. 10 Sep 1832, Georgetown, Scott Co, KY- age 9 months, bur. Payne Cemetery];
07----WILLIAM H PEAK [b. 18 Mar 1833, Scott Co, KY; d. 7 Dec 1838, Georgetown, Scott Co, KY- age 5, bur. Payne Cemetery];
07----JAMES M PEAK [b. 21 Dec 1834, Scott Co, KY; d. 12 Sep 1838, Georgetown, Scott Co, KY- age 3, bur. Payne Cemetery];
07----MARY P PEAK [b. & d. 21 Jul 1837, Scott Co, KY, bur. Payne Cemetery];
07----FRANKLIN P PEAK [b. 13 May 1838, Scott Co, KY; d. 1 Oct 1864- age 26];
07----JEFFERSON P PEAK [b. 29 Sep 1839, Scott Co, KY; d. Chicot Co, AR];
07----JAMES SHIRLEY JR PEAK [b. 1 Aug 1844, Scott Co, KY], m. Annie SESSIONS [b. 1856] in 1879.


2nd Spouse: Nannie SCANLON Price
Birth: about 1806, Carroll Co, KY
Death: 30 Apr 1888, Jefferson Co, KY, of accident- age 82
Burial: Cave Hill Cemetery

     CENSUS: (This information is confusing and is presented for comments)
     1850 Louisiana Twp, Chicot Co, AR census: has (all but 1 b. KY) James S Peake 45, Planter w/ $18,000 RE; Emeline Peake 40; Robt Peake 21; John Peake 19; Franklin Peake 14; Jefferson Peake 11; James Peake 7; and John C Barton 30, b. SC, Overseer.
     1860 Louisiana Twp, Chicot Co, AR census: has James S Peak 62, b. KY, Planter, w/ $60,000 RE, $70,000 personal estate; and Nannie Peak 50, b. KY.
     Two doors down on this census has Robert C Peak 33, b. KY, Planter w/ $99,000 RE, $35,000 personal estate; Frank Peak 21, b. KY; Jeff Peak 20, b. KY.
     Three doors down on this census has John Peak 27, b. KY, Planter, w/ $19,200 RE, $18,00 personal estate; Jimmie Peak (female) 24, b. IN; James S Peak 2, b. KY; Annie Peak 9/12, b. AR.
     1870 Louisville Ward 8, Jefferson Co, KY census: has (all b. KY) James S Peak 70, Cotton Planter w/ $30,000 RE; Nannie C Peak 61, Keeps House; John Shafer 16; Nannie Shafer 14; Thomas Johnson 27, Laborer (B); Laura Johnson 25, Domestic Serv't (B); and Mary Johnson 13, Domestic Serv't (B).
     1880 Louisville, Jefferson Co, KY census: has (all but Nicholas b. KY) Nannie Peak 74; Nannie Fitchen 23, Housekeeper (Niece); Nicholas Fitchen 26, Tailor, b. Hamburg (Nephew); Theo Fitchen 1; and Lucy Gray 20 (B)(Servant).