Mary (Jindra) Peltier/Pelkey

written by Nan Hayden Field

Mary Jindra was born Jun 1877 in Wisconsin, and died April 11, 1958. She married Andrew H. Peltier on 17 Feb 1896 in Manitowoc County, WI. Andrew was the son of Gilbert Peltier and Philia Bouffard. He was born May 1870 in Wisconsin, and died Aug. 16, 1958.

Between 1900-1910 Andrew and his family changed their name from Peltier to Pelkey. Later, younger members of the family went back to using the last name Peltier.

Children of Mary Jindra and Andrew Peltier/Pelkey are:

  1. Earl Eli Peltier, b. 11 Jan 1897, Mishicot, Manitowoc County, WI; d. Oct 14, 1972, Manitowoc, Manitowoc, Wisconsin. He was a veteran of World War I serving in the Army from Oct. 21, 1918 to Dec. 9, 1920. He had been employed at Manitowoc Shipbuilding Inc.
  2. Irene Peltier, b. Sept, 26, 1900, d. May 15, 1977, Manitowoc, Manitowoc, Wisconsin
  3. Evelyn Peltier, b November 25, 1905 Lena, Oconto County, Wisconsin, d. December 29th, 1995 Madison, Dane County,Wisconsin.


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