Peabody was established in 1879 and named in honor of F.H. Peabody, and officer with the Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway.
VOLGA GERMAN CONGREGATION
VOLGA GERMAN FAMILIES
Volga German families known to have settled in/around Peabody include:
There were also Mennonite families who settled in/around Peabody.
Families Arriving Before 1920 (GenWeb) - no longer online
Peabody, Kansas (Wikipedia)