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Louis George Leonard

Louis George Leonard

Male 1873 - 1944  (70 years)

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  • Name Louis George Leonard  [2, 3
    • Alternate Spelling: Lewis Leonard
      Alternate Spelling: Louis G. Leonard [1]
    Born 6 Oct 1873  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Religion St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Communicant 
    Occupation 1910  [8
    Saloon Barber 
    Occupation 1900, 1925  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 9, 10, 11
    Window Glass Gatherer 
    • "[Louis] was employed upwards of 35 years as a gatherer in the glass factories which once flourished in Cleveland." [6]
    Occupation 1930  [12
    Laborer, Station Railroad 
    Residence 1875 - 1940  Center Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14
    • According to the 1930 census, Louis' residence is valued at $1,800. [12]
    1880 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.24
    1900 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.6a
    1910 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.8B
    1920 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4A
    1940 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.3A
    1915 New York State Census - Cleveland, p.8-9
    1925 New York State Census - Cleveland, p.6-7
    1875 New York State Census - Constantia, p.20-21
    1930 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.1A
    Hobbies Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Baseball 
    • "[Louis] was one of the crack baseball players of this town and played the position of short stop during the many years that the Cleveland Club was so popular." [6]
    Died 28 Jul 1944  Center Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • "Louis Leonard -- 70, died early Friday morning, July 28, 1944, at his home on Center Street, following a long illness from a heart ailment." [6]
    Buried St. Mary's Cemetery, Route #49, Vienna, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Headstone - Louis G Leonard (1873-1944)
    Headstone - Louis G Leonard (1873-1944)
    St. Mary's Cemetery
    2009, Vienna, New York
    Photo by Kiely Malone
    Person ID I172  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2015 

    Father Adam Leonard,   b. 2 May 1834, Hessen-Darmstadt, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1906, Center Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Maria Best,   b. 18 Dec 1844, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1929, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married Abt. 1861  [2, 15
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anna S. Cummins,   b. Dec 1872, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1901, Kane, McKean, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years) 
    Married Abt. 1898  [5
    Children 
    +1. Zeta M. Leonard,   b. Sep 1899, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Agnes Leonard,   b. Abt. 1901
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Kenyon,   b. 16 May 1869, Hastings, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1949, Camden, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married Before 1915  [6, 16
    Children 
    +1. Clarence Louis Leonard,   b. 1 Aug 1919, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1993, Syracuse, Onondaga, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [Adopted]
     2. Claire Leonard,   b. Abt. 1920, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [Adopted]
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F55  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    xxxxxx - Cleveland Old Timers II
    Profile - Louis Leonard

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] 1880 United States Federal Census, 24 (Reliability: 2), 15 Jun 1880.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #231; ED Date: 06/15/1880; SD: #8; Sheet No: 24; Line No: 32

    2. [S11] Cleveland Lakeside Press, n.p. (Reliability: 1), 30 Mar 1906.
      Adam Leonard

    3. [S19] Find A Grave, findagrave.com., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=29954103 (Reliability: 1), 20 Sep 2008.
      Elizabeth Kenyon Snow-Leonard (1869-1949)
      By Kiely Malone

    4. [S21] 1880 United States Federal Census, 24 (Reliability: 2), 15 Jun 1880.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #231; ED Date: 06/15/1880; SD: #8; Sheet No: 24; Line No: 27-33;

    5. [S22] 1900 United States Federal Census, 6A (Reliability: 2), 11 Jun 1900.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #107; ED Date: 06/11/1900; SD: #13; Sheet No: 6a; Line No: 50;

    6. [S58] Leonard Family Obituaries, Kiely Malone, (RootsWeb), http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nyoswego/obits/obits9leonrd.html#adam (Reliability: 1), Dec 2000.
      Louis Leonard

    7. [S28] 1899 Cleveland Village Directory, (Village of Cleveland), http://blog.clevelandhistoricalsociety.com/?page_id=263 (Reliability: 1), 1899.
      Center Street - Mary Leonard

    8. [S6] 1910 United States Federal Census, 8B (Reliability: 2), 23 Apr 1910.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 12; ED No. 105; ED Date: 04/23/1910; Sheet No. 8B; Line #91-94

    9. [S10] 1915 New York State Census, 9 (Reliability: 2), 1 Jun 1915.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/01/1915; Assembly District: 1; Page: 9; Lines: 29-32

    10. [S3] 1920 United States Federal Census, 4A (Reliability: 2), 13 Jan 1920.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 13; ED No. 139; ED Date: 01/13/1920; Sheet No. 4A; Line #32-37

    11. [S60] 1925 New York State Census, 6 (Reliability: 2), 1 Jun 1925.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/01/1925; Assembly District: 1; Page: 6-7; Lines: 44-47

    12. [S20] 1930 United States Federal Census, 1A (Reliability: 2), 2 Apr 1930.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 2; ED No. 5; ED Date: 04/02/1930; Sheet No. 1a; Line No. 20-24

    13. [S61] 1875 New York State Census, 20 (Reliability: 2), 8 Jun 1875.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/08/1875; Page: 20-21; Lines: 1-5

    14. [S2] 1940 United States Federal Census, 3A (Reliability: 2), 10 Apr 1940.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 32; ED No. 38-5; ED Date: 04/10/1940; Sheet No. 3A; Line No. 20-21

    15. [S19] Find A Grave, findagrave.com., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=LEO&GSpartial=1&GSbyrel=all&GSst=36&GScntry=4&GSsr=401&GRid=30166518& (Reliability: 1), 29 Sep 2008.
      Adam Leonard (1834-1906)

    16. [S59] Ancestry.com, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/51713031/person/13242864690?ssrc=&ml_rpos=50 (Reliability: 1), 20 Mar 2014.
      Elizabeth Kenyon
      by Kim Branagan