Peleg (name)

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Peleg is a masculine given name, and occasional surname. Historically, Peleg was one of the two sons of Eber, the ancestor of the Hebrews. Others with the name include:

Given name[edit]

  • Peleg Arnold, lawyer, tavern-keeper, jurist, and statesman from Smithfield, Rhode Island
  • Peleg Coffin, Jr., American financier, insurer, and politician
  • Peleg Sprague, American politician from the U.S. state of Maine
  • Peleg Sprague, politician from the U.S. state of New Hampshire
  • Peleg Tallman, United States Representative from Massachusetts
  • Peleg Wadsworth, American officer during the American Revolutionary War and a Congressman
  • Peleg Wiswall, lawyer, judge and political figure in Nova Scotia


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