Peill, George (1834-1897)

Family

George was born on 13 January 1834 at Ambleside, Westmorland, to parents Isaac, a cordwainer, and Ann.

George also worked as a cordwainer before entering the ministry (1851). The 1861 census return records George as a divinity student in Glasgow.

He married Mary Dun Elliot (b abt1842)

George died on 1 May 1897 at Stewarton, Ayrshire.

Circuits

  • 1855 Brompton
  • 1856 Allendale
  • 1858 Whitehaven
  • 1859 disappears
  • 1859-1863 Glasgow Evangelical Union Hall
  • 1863 Jedburgh – Congregational minister
  • 1866 Winlaton
  • 1872-1897 Cunningham Church, Stewarton, Ayrshire

References

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Surman Index id: 21098

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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