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Welcome to Peebles ...

Peebles is located in Fond du Lac County<1>.

The location of Peebles has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Peebles is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Peebles lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Peebles: (920) and (274)<4>

Communities Also Named Peebles ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Peebles - they are located in Ohio and Saskatchewan.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Peebles.

Communities near Peebles ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Peebles.

  • Oshkosh [Winnebago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oshkosh
    • Oshkosh [Winnebago County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Peebles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 66,495 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oshkosh
  • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fond du Lac
    • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Peebles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 43,178 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fond du Lac
  • Algoma [Winnebago County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Algoma
    • Algoma [Winnebago County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Peebles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,253 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algoma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algoma
  • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Fond du Lac
    • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Peebles
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,059 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Fond du Lac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Fond du Lac
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
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      • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Peebles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,126 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fond du Lac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fond du Lac
    • Chilton [Calumet County]
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      • Chilton [Calumet County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Peebles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,868 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chilton
    • Kiel [Manitowoc County]
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      • Kiel [Manitowoc County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Peebles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,799 people
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    • New Holstein [Calumet County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Holstein
      • New Holstein [Calumet County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Peebles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,105 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Holstein have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Holstein
    • Empire [Fond du Lac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Empire
      • Empire [Fond du Lac County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Peebles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,818 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Empire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Empire
    • Friendship [Fond du Lac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Friendship
      • Friendship [Fond du Lac County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Peebles
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,632 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Friendship have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Friendship

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Peebles. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Peebles.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Peebles. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Peebles.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Peebles. See our Newspapers Page for Peebles.

Adding Peebles to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Peebles in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Peebles was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Peebles on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Wisconsin (1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Peebles on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Peebles. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Fond du Lac County: www.co.fond-du-lac.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Fond du Lac, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Peebles - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Peebles) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peebles. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.8164, Longitude: -88.3765       In this case, the coordinates for Peebles have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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