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Amos LEIGH
Caroline (---)
Enos M. BRIGGS
(1825-1904)
Caroline SICKLES
(1824-1859)
Alvin L. LEIGH
(1851-1927)
Hannah J. BRIGGS
(1853-1919)
Lewis Amos LEIGH
(1874-1957)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Caroline "Carrie" E. BRECKENMAKER

Lewis Amos LEIGH 2 3

  • Born: 19 Sep 1874, IL 2 3 4
  • Marriage (1): Caroline "Carrie" E. BRECKENMAKER about 1900 in NE 1
  • Died: 1957, Knox Co, NE at age 83 4
  • Buried: Bloomfield Cem., Bloomfield, Knox Co, NE 4
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bullet  General Notes:

1900 NE CENSUS, Knox Co, Morton Twp, Bloomfield village:
Lowes(?) Leigh, head, Sept 1874, 25, married, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. NY, merchant;
Briggs Herman Leigh, partner, Oct 1877, 22, single, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. NY, merchant.

1910 NE CENSUS, Knox Co, Bloomfield:
Alvin C.(?) Leigh, 58, 1st marriage, married 35 yrs, b. IL, father b. OH, mother b. IN, no occupation, retired farmer;
Hannah J., wife, 57, 1st marriage, married 35 yrs, 8 children, 8 living, b. NY, parents b. NY;
Inez L., dau, 13, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. NY;
Lew A. Leigh, son, 35, 1st marriage, married 10 yrs, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. NY, no occupation, retired farmer;
Carrie E., wife, 30, 1st marriage, married 10 yrs, 3 children, 3 living, b. PA, parents b. PA;
"Imogeane" H., g. dau, 7, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. PA;
Harry B., g. son, 6, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. PA;
Florence A., g. dau, 1, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. PA.
(Listed next to Geo. Grey on census.)

WWI DRAFT REGISTRATION CARDS, 1917-1918:
Lewis Amos Leigh, Sykes, Carter Co, MT, 43, b. Sept 19, 1874; farmer, for self, Sykes, Carter Co; nearest relative: Caroline E. Leigh, Sykes, Carter Co, MT; tall, medium build, gray hair & eyes.

1920 SD, Tripp Co, Carter:
Lewis A. Leigh, head, 50, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. NY, farmer, gen. farm;
Caroline E., wife, 42, b. PA, parents b. PA;
Helen I., dau, 17, attended school, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. PA, teacher, public school;
Harry L., son, 16, attended school, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. PA, laborer, at home;
Florence A., dau, 11, attended school, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. PA;
Hannah E., dau, 7, attended school, b. MT, father b. IL, mother b. PA;
"Frederic" A., son, 3, b. MT, father b. IL, mother b. PA.

1930 NE CENSUS, Knox Co, Santee Twp:
Lewis A. Leigh, head, 55, 1st marriage age 25, b. IL, father b. IL, mother b. NY, farm supt., Indian mission;
Caroline E., wife, 50, 1st marriage age 20, b. PA, parents b. PA, school teacher, Indian mission;
Florence A., dau, 21, single, attended school, b. NE, father b. IL, mother b. PA;
"Hanna" E., dau, 18, single, attended school, b. MT, father b. IL, mother b. PA;
Frederick C., son, 13, single, attended school, b. MT, father b. IL, mother b. PA.


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Lewis married Caroline "Carrie" E. BRECKENMAKER, daughter of Frederick BRECKENMAKER and Adelia J. (---), about 1900 in NE.1 (Caroline "Carrie" E. BRECKENMAKER was born in 1878 in PA,1 4 died in 1957 in Knox Co, NE 4 and was buried in Bloomfield Cem., Bloomfield, Knox Co, NE 4.)


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Sources


1 1910 NE Census.

2 1880 IL Census.

3 WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918.

4 Find A Grave.


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