Margaret Peacock grew up in Columbus, Ohio. Her father worked for the railroad and her mother was a homemaker. She went to Wittenberg University were she met her husband Larry. They married when they were juniors. Peacock describes her involvement with organizations for black students at Wittenberg. After college, the Peacocks moved to Cleveland and were teachers in the Cleveland School District. Larry was hired to teach in Cleveland Heights, so they moved. Margaret Peacock taught at Fairfax School. She is very involved at Antioch Baptist Church and discusses the role of that church in the community.
Peacock, Margaret (interviewee)
Souther, J. Mark (interviewer)
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"Margaret Peacock Interview, 7 August 2013" (2013). Cleveland Regional Oral History Collection. Interview 990058.