Frederick Matthew Peters

1888 Highland Grove, Ontario - 1967 Roscommon, Michigan

 

 

Continuation of tree (4th child of George Peters/Minnie Mable Breckenridge); all known surname descendants:

                  9          Frederick Matthew Peters  b: 8 June 1888  Highland Grove, Haliburton, ONT; d: 2 October 1967  Roscommon, Roscommon, MI

                                      +Mary Flynn  b: 7 May 1886  Herschel, Hastings, ONT; m: 5 November 1918  Hastings, ONT [John/Ellen Rody]; d: 29 August 1927  Detroit, Wayne, MI  (nephritis & 6 months pregnant)

                               10          Ella May Peters  b: 11 October 1919  Engelhart, ONT; d: 21 December 1995  Warren, Macomb, MI

                                                +Hugh Edward Lackie  b: Abt. 1913  Engelhart, ONT; m: 15 February 1941  Clawson, Oakland, MI [Samuel H./Rose O'Toole]

                               10          Raymond John Peters  b: 23 June 1921  Peterborough, Peterborough West, ONT; d: 17 September 1996  Roscommon, Roscommon, MI

                                                +Doris I. Carrick    m: 6 June 1948  Roscommon, Roscommon, MI

                               10          Michael Joseph Peters  b: 17 September 1922  Peterborough, Peterborough West, ONT; d: 10 September 1985  Traverse City, Grand Traverse, MI

                                                +Olive Nora Ewers  b: 9 April 1924  Detroit, Wayne, MI; m: unknown [Frank/Mary Kate Jordan]; d: 26 May 2017

                               10          Mary Reta Peters  b: 10 October 1925  Peterborough, Peterborough West, ONT; d: 15 October 1925  Peterboro, Peterborough West, ONT

 

                               *2nd Wife of Frederick Matthew Peters:

                                      +Rose O'Toole (Lackie)  b: 29 July 1885  Cumberland, Russell, ONT; m: 25 July 1928  Detroit, Wayne, MI [Michael/Sarah Jane Rowe]; 1954  Roscommon, Roscommon, MI

 

                               *3rd Wife of Frederick Matthew Peters:

                                      +Hazel G. Lound (Kerrigan)  b: 24 December 1900  Rawson, Ohio; m: 30 May 1955  Roscommon, Roscommon, MI; d: 6 June 1970  Roscommon, Roscommon, MI

 

 

Notes for Frederick Matthew Peters:

Census

- 1921 Peterboro (City), Peterborough West, Ontario:  Matthew Peters 32 carpenter, wife Mary 31, Ella 1.

 

- 1930 Royal Oak, Oakland, Michigan:  Mathew Peters 43 carpenter/building, wife Rose 42, Ella M. 11, Raymond 9, Michael 7, stepchildren Bertha Lackie 22 clerk/candy store & Hugh Lackie 17 messenger boy/telegraph co.

 

- 1940 Clawson, Oakland, MI:  Mathew Peters 51 carpenter/self, wife Rose E. 53, Ella May 20 beauty operator/beauty shoppe, John Raymond 18, Michael Joseph 17, stepson Hugh E. Lackie 25 auto painter & bumper/private garage & bump co.

 

WWI CEF Personnel Files (description when called up)Fred Mathews Peters, res. Connaught Station, ONT; b. 8 Jun 1888 Highland Grove, ONT; single; farmer; father George Peters (Highland Grove); 5' 6 1/2", 175 lbs., brown eyes & black hair, dark complexion; vaccs. never, 1" scar on left shin, large varicocele with few symptoms when not wearing suspensory, vision both eyes D30, hearing normal; 25 Feb 1918 Hamilton, ONT

 

Border Crossing:  17 Jan 1924 - Matthew F. Peters, age 34 (b. Highland Grove), carpenter, last res. Windsor, ONT; destination Detroit brother P.J. Peters; travelling alone; wife Mary in Windsor 816 Hulbert St.

 

Tombstone Inscription, Oakwood Cemetery, Higgins Lake, Roscommon, MI:  PETERS / Mathew F. / 1888 - 1967 / Rose E. / 1885 - 1954     (separately) Hazel Kerrigan / Peters / Dec. 24, 1900 / June 6, 1970

 

Notes for Mary Flynn:

Border crossing (from Windsor, ONT to Detroit, MI):  1924 - Mary Ann Peters 37y11m, Ella May 5, John R. 3, Michael J. 1

Tombstone Inscription, St. Peter's Cemetery, Peterborough:  Mary Flynn / wife of M.F. Peters / born May 7, 1888 / died Aug. 25, 1927 / their dau Mary Reta / died Oct. 15, 1925 / aged 5 dys. /may their souls rest in peace / PETERS

 

Obituaries for the children:

Raymond John Peters:  Tombstone Inscription, Crest View Cemetery, Roscommon:  Raymond J. Peters / S SGT US Army / World War II / 1921 - 1996 / South Pacific

 

Michael Joseph Peters:  Tombstone Inscription, Saint Mary of the Woods Cemetery, Barker Creek, Kalkaska, MI:  PETERS / Michael Joseph / Sept. 17, 1922 / Sept. 10, 1985 / Olive Nora / Apr. 9, 1924 / May 26, 2017  Also:  Michael Joseph Peters / TEC 5 US Army / World War II / Sep. 17, 1922 - Sep. 10, 1985

 

 

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Last updated:  26 November 2017.