Creator

Date Original

1840-1870

Description

This collection contains correspondence and legal papers belonging to Daniel Peil and George Peil of Arkansas between 1840 and 1870.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Peil family was a German American family living in Arkansas. Daniel Peil, born August 17, 1809 in Germany emigrated to Arkansas in 1834 with his wife Catherine. The Peils had at least two children, Martha and Daniel, both born in Arkansas. George Peil would serve in the 26 Regiment Arkansas Infantry, Confederate States Army during the Civil War. Daniel Peil died December 14, 1868 in Pulaski County, Arkansas.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.051.024

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Peil family papers, SMC.051.024

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Peil family papers, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History

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