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LEAKIN (Soundex L250) — See also AKIN, BLEAK, BLEAKLEY, BLEAKLY, DEAKIN, DEAKINS, EAKIN, EAKINS, FLEAK, KAELIN, KELLIAN, KILLEAN, KLAINE, LAKIN, LEAK, LEAKE, LEIKEN, LICCIONE, MEAKINS, NIKELA, PLEAK, UNDERLEAK.

  Leakin, Philip M. — of Hartford, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Leakin, Sheppard C. (d. 1867) — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Baltimore County, Md. Served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; mayor of Baltimore, Md., 1838-40. Died November 20, 1867. Burial location unknown.


LEAL (Soundex L400) — See also CEAL, JAHLEAL, LEVAL, LILE, LILL, LYALL, LYELL, LYLE.

  Leal, Francisco — of California. Democrat. Presidential Elector for California, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Leal, Harland — of San Ysidro, San Diego County, Calif. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Leal, Marian S. — of San Francisco, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1996, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Leal, Susan Marian (b. 1949) — also known as Susan Leal — of San Francisco, Calif. Born in San Francisco, Calif., October 11, 1949. Democrat. Lawyer; Member, San Francisco Board of Supervisors, 1993-97; Treasurer of San Francisco, 1997-2003; General Manager, San Francisco Public Utilities Commission, 2003-09; candidate for mayor of San Francisco, Calif., 2003; delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 2004. Female. Mexican ancestry. Lesbian. Still living as of 2009.
  Relatives: Daughter of Raymond Leal and Louise Leal.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Books by Susan Leal: Running Out of Water : The Looming Crisis and Solutions to Conserve Our Most Precious Resource, with Peter Rogers (2010)


LEAMAN (Soundex L550) — See also ALEAMON, ALEMAN, ALLEMAN, ALMENA, AMAN, BEAMAN, EAMAN, FEAMAN, LAMAN, LEAHAN, LEAHMAN, LEAMER, LEAMING, LEAMY, LEEMAN, LEHMAN, LEMAN, LEMANN, LEWMAN, LEYMAN, LYMAN, MALANE, MANELLA, MANNELLA, SEAMAN, SEAMANS, YEAMAN, YEAMANS.

  LEAMAN: See also Leaman Baggett — Virginia Leaman Crocker
  Leaman, James R. — also known as Jim Leaman — of Glen Allen, Henrico County, Va.; Richmond, Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1996, 2008; member of Democratic National Committee from Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Leaman, Jim See James R. Leaman
  Leaman, Mel — of Virginia. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 2000. Still living as of 2000.


LEAMER (Soundex L560) — See also ALEAMON, AMER, BEAMER, CREAMER, DEAMER, KREAMER, LAMERE, LEAMAN, LEAMING, LEAMY, LEMARE, LEMER, LEMIEUR, LEMIRE, LEMMER, LIMMER, LYMER, REAMER.

  Leamer, Edward — Independent candidate for Vice President of the United States, 2016. Still living as of 2016.


LEAMING (Soundex L552) — See also ALEAMON, BEAMIS, BEAMISH, FIAMINGO, FLAMING, LEAMAN, LEAMER, LEAMY, LEMING, LIMING, MEALING, MING.

  LEAMING: See also Walter Husted Jaycox — Leaming M. Rice
  Leaming, Edmund Bennett (1857-1932) — also known as Edmund B. Leaming — of Moorestown, Burlington County, N.J. Born in Seaville, Cape May County, N.J., May 24, 1857. Republican. Lawyer; vice-chancellor of New Jersey court of chancery, 1906-27. Baptist. Died in Moorestown, Burlington County, N.J., September 23, 1932 (age 75 years, 122 days). Interment at First Baptist Cemetery, Cape May Court House, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Jonathan Furman Leaming and Eliza H. (Bennett) Leaming (1826-1887); brother of Walter S. Leaming (1854-1903); married, June 4, 1907, to Edith Hand (1872-1922); married 1925 to Alice Croasdale (Grey) Bergen (1873-1958); second cousin twice removed of Richard Smith Leaming.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leaming, Jonathan Furman (1822-1907) — also known as Jonathan F. Leaming — of Cape May Court House, Cape May County, N.J. Born in Seaville, Cape May County, N.J., September 7, 1822. Dentist; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cape May County, 1861; member of New Jersey state senate from Cape May County, 1862-64, 1877-79. Died in Cape May Court House, Cape May County, N.J., April 25, 1907 (age 84 years, 230 days). Interment at First Baptist Cemetery, Cape May Court House, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of William F. Leaming (1796-1827) and Sarah Sophia (Somers) Leaming; married to Eliza H. Bennett (1826-1886); father of Walter S. Leaming and Edmund Bennett Leaming; second cousin once removed of Richard Smith Leaming; fourth cousin once removed of Rush Green Leaming (1835-1921).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leaming, Richard Smith (1828-1895) — also known as Richard S. Leaming — of Dennisville, Cape May County, N.J. Born in South Dennis, Cape May County, N.J., July 10, 1828. Republican. Shipbuilder; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cape May County, 1871-73; member of New Jersey state senate from Cape May County, 1874-76. Died, from consumption, in Dennisville, Cape May County, N.J., May 25, 1895 (age 66 years, 319 days). Interment at Union Cemetery, South Dennis, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Jeremiah Leaming (1796-1839) and Abigail (Falkenburg) Leaming (1796-1865); married, December 8, 1849, to Amelia H. Ludlam (1827-1895); second cousin once removed of Jonathan Furman Leaming; second cousin twice removed of Walter S. Leaming and Edmund Bennett Leaming; third cousin thrice removed of George Champlin; fourth cousin of Rush Green Leaming (1835-1921).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leaming, Rush Green (1835-1921) — also known as Rush G. Leaming — of Pleasant Hill, Cass County, Mo.; Sedalia, Pettis County, Mo. Born in LaPorte, LaPorte County, Ind., July 26, 1835. Republican. Lawyer; served in the Union Army during the Civil War; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1868. Died in Sedalia, Pettis County, Mo., January 3, 1921 (age 85 years, 161 days). Interment at Sunset Hill Cemetery, Warrensburg, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel McIntosh Leaming (1794-1875) and Mary 'Polly' (Tucker) Leaming (1798-1876); married, May 23, 1865, to Martha 'Mattie' Rogers (1847-1932); second cousin once removed of Lucian Dallas Woodruff; second cousin twice removed of James Doolittle Wooster; second cousin thrice removed of Andrew Adams (1736-1797); third cousin of Harrison Blodget; third cousin once removed of Walter Harrison Blodget; third cousin twice removed of Philip Frisbee; third cousin thrice removed of Jonathan Brace; fourth cousin of Richard Smith Leaming and Nathaniel Woodhull Howell; fourth cousin once removed of Samuel George Andrews and Jonathan Furman Leaming.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Appleton family of Massachusetts; Wildman family of Danbury, Connecticut; Beakes-Greene-Jennings family of Michigan (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leaming, Walter S. (1854-1903) — of Cape May, Cape May County, N.J. Born in Seaville, Cape May County, N.J., March 4, 1854. Republican. Dentist; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Cape May County, 1888; member of New Jersey state senate from Cape May County, 1889-91; postmaster at Cape May, N.J., 1901-03. Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Died in Cape May County, N.J., March 29, 1903 (age 49 years, 25 days). Interment at First Baptist Cemetery, Cape May Court House, N.J.
  Relatives: Son of Jonathan Furman Leaming and Eliza H. (Bennett) Leaming (1826-1887); brother of Edmund Bennett Leaming; married to Mary Lamont Holmes (1851-1877); married, December 27, 1888, to Rebecca H. Bennett (1863-1913); second cousin twice removed of Richard Smith Leaming (1828-1895).
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


LEAMY (Soundex L500) — See also ALEAMON, AMLEY, LAMEY, LAMY, LEAHY, LEAMAN, LEAMER, LEAMING, LEMAY, MALEY, MALLEY, MAYELL, MAYLE, MEALY.

  LEAMY: See also Henry Parkman, Jr.
  Leamy, Daniel — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 2nd District, 1862-63. Burial location unknown.
  Leamy, James Patrick (b. 1892) — also known as James P. Leamy — of Rutland, Rutland County, Vt.; West Rutland, Rutland County, Vt. Born in West Rutland, Rutland County, Vt., January 16, 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; candidate for Vermont state attorney general, 1922; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1924 (member, Platform and Resolutions Committee); candidate for Governor of Vermont, 1932, 1934; candidate for U.S. Representative from Vermont at-large, 1938; U.S. District Judge for Vermont, 1940-49; trustee and secretary, Rutland Hospital. Catholic. Member, American Bar Association; Knights of Columbus; Elks. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Leamy and Catherine (Clark) Leamy; married, June 17, 1929, to Margaret Lalor.


LEAN (Soundex L500) — See also ALLEN, ANNELL, CLEAN, EARLEAN, ELNA, GILLEAN, GLEAN, HARLEAN, HELEAN, JULEAN, KILLEAN, LANE, LANNE, LEANA, LEANDRO, LEANN, LEANNA, LEANNE, LEAR, LEARN, LEAUN, LEEANN, LEIGHANN, LEIN, LEION, LEMAN, LENA, LENNA, LEON, LEONE, LESAN, LEVAN, LIAN, LIANE, LIEN, LIN, LINE, LINH, LINN, LION, LIONE, LOAN, LYNE, LYNN, LYNNE, LYON, MACLEAN, MCCLEAN, MCLEAN, NALE, NALLE, NEAL, NEALL, NELLA, OLEAN.

  Lean Jimmy: See James Chamberlain Jones
  Lean, Kenneth, Sr. — of Munhall, Allegheny County, Pa. Burgess of Munhall, Pennsylvania, 1927. Burial location unknown.


LEANA (Soundex L500) — See also ALANNE, ALENA, DEANA, ELANA, GEANASEE, ILEANA, LEAN, LEANNA, LEARA, LENA, LENAGH, LENNA, LEONNA, LIENAU, LILLEANA, LINNA, LUANA, LYNNA.

  LEANA: See also Leana B. Thomas


LEANDRO (Soundex L536) — See also DEANDRADE, DEANDRE, ERLANDO, JEANDRON, LANDRA, LANDREAU, LANDRIE, LANDRIEU, LANDRY, LEAN, LEONARD, NARDELLO, NORDALE, OLANDER, RENALDO.

  LEANDRO: See also Pablo Leandro Cejas


LEANN (Soundex L500) — See also ALLEN, ANNELL, ELNA, LANE, LANNE, LEAN, LEANNA, LEANNE, LEARN, LEAUN, LEEANN, LEIGHANN, LEIN, LEION, LEMANN, LENA, LENNA, LEON, LEONE, LERANN, LIAN, LIANE, LIEN, LIN, LINE, LINH, LINN, LION, LIONE, LUANN, LYNE, LYNN, LYNNE, LYON, NALE, NALLE, NEAL, NEALL, NELLA.

  LEANN: See also Leann Lamb-Vines


LEANNA (Soundex L500) — See also ALANNE, ALENA, ANDREANNA, ANNA, EANNANCE, EANNARINO, ELANA, GEORGEANNA, LANNA, LEAN, LEANA, LEANN, LEANNE, LENA, LENAGH, LENNA, LEONNA, LEWANNA, LIENAU, LINNA, LYNNA.

  LEANNA: See also Leanna Coil — Leanna F. Terrell — LeAnna Washington


LEANNE (Soundex L500) — See also ALENE, ALLENE, ANNELLE, ELENA, LANNE, LEAN, LEANN, LEANNA, LEAUN, LEEANN, LEIGHANN, LEIN, LEION, LENANE, LEON, LEONE, LIAN, LIANE, LIEN, LIN, LINE, LINH, LINN, LION, LIONE, LYNE, LYNN, LYNNE, LYON, NEALE.

  LEANNE: See also LeAnne Owen


LEAP (Soundex L100) — See also APEL, APPEL, APPELL, APPLE, LAPE, LAPEE, LAPPE, LEAF, LEAPHART, LEAR, LEPP, LEUPP, LIPE, LIPPE, PALE, PEAL.

  Leap, Arch See William Arch Leap
  Leap, John P. — of Salem County, N.J. Dry candidate for delegate to New Jersey convention to ratify 21st amendment from Salem County, 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Leap, R. C. — of Wetzel County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Wetzel County, 1933-34; appointed 1933. Burial location unknown.
  Leap, Rusling See Sedgwick Rusling Leap
  Leap, S. Rusling See Sedgwick Rusling Leap
  Leap, Sedgwick Rusling (b. 1886) — also known as S. Rusling Leap — of Woodstown, Salem County, N.J. Born in Penns Grove, Salem County, N.J., July 16, 1886. Republican. Lawyer; member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Salem County, 1927-29; member of New Jersey state senate from Salem County, 1930-35. Member, American Legion; Freemasons. Burial location unknown.
  Leap, W. Arch See William Arch Leap
  Leap, William Arch (1883-1978) — also known as W. Arch Leap — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Born in Cabell County, W.Va., November 9, 1883. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Cabell County, 1949-50; defeated, 1950. Methodist. Member, Redmen; Moose; Junior Order. Died in 1978 (age about 94 years). Burial location unknown.


LEAPHART (Soundex L163) — See also GEPHART, HART, JOSAPHAT, KEPHART, LAPHAM, LAPORTE, LEAP, LEIPHART, LEPORTE, LEPPERT, LIPPERT, LYPERT, MUSTAPHA, RAPHAEL, RAPHAELSON, RAPHALL, SHEAPHEARD, TRAPHAGEN.

  Leaphart, Beverly W. — of Jesup, Wayne County, Ga. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Leaphart, Samuel J. — of Lexington, Lexington County, S.C. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1924 (member, Credentials Committee), 1928 (member, Resolutions Committee), 1936. Burial location unknown.


LEAR (Soundex L600) — See also ALLER, ARELL, BOWDLEAR, EARL, EARLL, ERLA, FEEZLEAR, KESHLEAR, KLEAR, LARE, LARRE, LEAK, LEAN, LEAP, LEARA, LEARD, LEARN, LEARNED, LEARNER, LEAROYD, LEARSON, LEARST, LEARY, LECLEAR, LEEHR, LEER, LEHR, LELAR, LEMAR, LERA, LEVAR, LEZAR, LIEHR, LOAR, LOCKLEAR, MCALEAR, MCCLEAR, MCLEAR, NUCLEAR, REAL, RELLA, VANLEAR, VANVLEAR.

  Lear, Floyd — of Pleasant Valley, Scott County, Iowa. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Lear, George — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1856; Pennsylvania state attorney general, 1875-79. Burial location unknown.
  Lear, Harry — of Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Enfield, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lear, Hattie — of Grand Ledge, Eaton County, Mich. Republican. Member of Michigan Republican State Central Committee, 1949. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lear, Tobias (1762-1816) — of Virginia. Born in Portsmouth, Rockingham County, N.H., September 19, 1762. Private secretary to George Washington, 1790-99; U.S. Commercial Agent (Consul) in Cape Hatien, 1801-03. Killed himself, in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa., October 11, 1816 (age 54 years, 22 days). Interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  Relatives: Married to Mary 'Polly' Long (1769-1793) and Frances (Bassett) Washington (1767-1796; sister of Burwell Bassett (1764-1841)).
  Political families: Marshall-Harrison-Randolph-Cabell family of Virginia; Washington family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Lear, W. I. — of Hunnewell, Shelby County, Mo. Socialist. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Shelby County, 1934. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lear, William A. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Mayor of Clarksburg, W.Va., 1971. Still living as of 1971.


LEARA (Soundex L600) — See also BEARAK, DEARANAL, LARA, LARREA, LEANA, LEAR, LEARY, LEORA, LERA, MEARA, OMEARA.

  Leara, Mike — Republican. Elected Missouri state house of representatives 96th District 2012. Still living as of 2012.


LEARD (Soundex L630) — See also ADDLER, ADLER, ALDER, ALLDER, ALLERD, ALLRED, ALRED, ARDELL, DARRELL, DRALE, ELLARD, ERDALL, LADER, LAIRD, LARD, LEAIRD, LEAR, LENARD, LORD, RADEL.

  LEARD: See also Edwin Leard Mechem
  Leard, M. K. — of Indiana County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Indiana County, 1899-1902. Burial location unknown.


LEARN (Soundex L650) — See also ALNER, ARLEEN, ARNELL, LAREN, LARNE, LAUGHARN, LEAN, LEANN, LEAR, LEARNED, LEARNER, LERANN, LORN.

  Learn, Dale H. — of Pennsylvania. Real estate and insurance business; Prohibition candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1942; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1946; Prohibition candidate for Vice President of the United States, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LEARNED (Soundex L653) — See also ALLENDER, BERNEDA, DARLEENE, ELANDER, ELDREAN, FERNEDING, HARNED, HORNEDO, LARNED, LEAR, LEARN, LEARNER, LORAND, LORINDA, VARNEDOE.

  LEARNED: See also Coleby Chew — Samuel Hand — Billings Learned Hand — Learned Hebard — Robert Luce — William Learned Marcy — William Wemmer
  Learned, A. F. — of Port Townsend, Jefferson County, Wash. Postmaster at Port Townsend, Wash., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Learned, Amasa (1750-1825) — of New London, New London County, Conn. Born in Killingly, Windham County, Conn., November 15, 1750. Minister; member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1779; delegate to Connecticut convention to ratify U.S. constitution, 1788; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1791; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1791-95; delegate to Connecticut state constitutional convention, 1818. Died in New London, New London County, Conn., May 4, 1825 (age 74 years, 170 days). Interment at Cedar Grove Cemetery, New London, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Grace Hallam (1752-1787); grandfather of John Law (1796-1873).
  Political family: Law family of New London, Connecticut.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Learned, Ebenezer (1728-1801) — of Massachusetts. Born in Worcester County, Mass., April 18, 1728. General in the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War; delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1779-80; common pleas court judge in Massachusetts, 1780; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1783. Died in Oxford, Worcester County, Mass., April 1, 1801 (age 72 years, 348 days). Burial location unknown.
  Learned, Frank K. — of Plymouth, Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Michigan, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Learned, Henry B. — of Dublin, Cheshire County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 14th District, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Learned, Herman Elisha (b. 1879) — also known as Herman E. Learned — of Lisbon, New London County, Conn.; Westerly, Washington County, R.I.; Quonochontaug, Charlestown, Washington County, R.I. Born in Lisbon, New London County, Conn., May 5, 1879. Republican. Farmer; lumber business; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Lisbon, 1911-12; defeated, 1904; hotelier. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Addison M. Learned (1833-1884) and Augusta (Preston) Learned (1844-1917); married, April 24, 1912, to Elisabeth Heath Sweet.
  Learned, Lori — of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Learned, Myron L. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Learned, Norman J. — of Elmira, Chemung County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Learned, Silas F. — of Chester, Rockingham County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 20th District, 1881-82. Burial location unknown.
  Learned, W. H. H. — of Port Townsend, Jefferson County, Wash. Postmaster at Port Townsend, Wash., 1879. Burial location unknown.
  Learned, William Law (1821-1904) — of Albany, Albany County, N.Y. Born in New London, New London County, Conn., July 24, 1821. Lawyer; Justice of New York Supreme Court, 1870-84. Died in 1904 (age about 82 years). Interment at Albany Rural Cemetery, Menands, N.Y.


LEARNER (Soundex L656) — See also ARNER, LEAR, LEARN, LEARNED, LEERENIER, LERNER.

  Learner, Barbara — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Learner, Howard — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 2004. Still living as of 2004.


LEAROYD (Soundex L630) — See also FEARON, FEARONS, HEARON, LAROY, LEAR, NEARON, SAROYAN.

  LEAROYD: See also Frank Learoyd Boyden


LEARSON (Soundex L625) — See also LAIRSON, LARSEN, LARSON, LARSSEN, LARSSON, LAURSEN, LAURSON, LEAR, LEARST, LEASON, LUHRSEN, MACPHEARSON, ORNELAS, PEARSON, PEARSONS, RAELSON, SALERNO, SEARSON.

  Learson, T. Vincent See Thomas Vincent Learson
  Learson, Thomas Vincent (1912-1996) — also known as T. Vincent Learson — of Bronxville, Westchester County, N.Y.; Rye, Westchester County, N.Y. Born in Roslindale, Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 26, 1912. Business executive; chief executive officer, IBM Corporation, from 1971; U.S. Ambassador to , 1975-77. Died in 1996 (age about 83 years). Interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of Richard J. Learson and Katharine E. (Goode) Learson; married, November 4, 1939, to Gladys Murray.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Learson, Vincent See Thomas Vincent Learson


LEARST (Soundex L623) — See also DEARSTYNE, HEARST, LASTER, LEAR, LEARSON, RESTALL, SALERT, SALTER, SATTLER, SLATER, SLATTER, STELLAR.

  Learst, Arline — of Mt. Clemens, Macomb County, Mich. American Independent candidate for Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1972; American Independent candidate for Michigan state senate 9th District, 1974; secretary of Michigan American Independent Party, 1979; Republican candidate for Michigan state house of representatives 75th District, 1980. Female. Still living as of 1980.


LEARY (Soundex L600) — See also ARLEY, CLEARY, EARLY, EYLAR, HILLEARY, LAREY, LARY, LAYER, LEAR, LEARA, MCCLEARY, MCLEARY, OLEARY, RALEY, RAYEL, RELYA.

  LEARY: See also John Moran Bailey — La Fayette Grover — William F. Hagarty
  Leary, Andrew — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 14th District, 1852. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Arthur — Democrat. Presidential Elector for New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Cornelius Lawrence Ludlow (1813-1893) — of Maryland. Born in Baltimore, Md., October 22, 1813. Member of Maryland state house of delegates, 1838; Presidential Elector for Maryland, 1856; U.S. Representative from Maryland 3rd District, 1861-63; state court judge in Maryland, 1867. Died in Baltimore, Md., March 21, 1893 (age 79 years, 150 days). Interment at Lorraine Cemetery, Baltimore, Md.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Leary, Daniel J. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Democrat. Brewer; carbonated beverage business; Waterbury city controller, 1930-37; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Connecticut, 1932. Charged in May, 1938, along with Mayor T. Frank Hayes and 25 others, with conspiracy to cheat and defraud the city of Waterbury of more than a million dollars; tried in 1938-39 and convicted; sentenced to 10-to-15 years in prison; his plea for a reduced sentence was rejected by the State Board of Pardons in 1949. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Daniel J. — of Joplin, Jasper County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Missouri 7th District, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Genevieve L. (born c.1928) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born about 1928. Republican. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 6th District, 1958. Female. Still living as of 1958.
  Leary, Mrs. Herbert — of Edenton, Chowan County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Herbert B. — of Otsego County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, James J. — of Butte, Silver Bow County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, James M. — of Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state senate 51st District, 1954. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, John (1837-1905) — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in New Brunswick, November 3, 1837. Lawyer; newspaper publisher; mayor of Seattle, Wash., 1884-85; defeated, 1892. Died February 8, 1905 (age 67 years, 97 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, Wash.
  Relatives: Married 1892 to Eliza P. Ferry (1851-1935; daughter of Elisha Peyre Ferry (1825-1895)).
  Political family: Ferry family of Seattle, Washington.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leary, John Charles (b. 1924) — Born February 3, 1924. U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Grenada, 1987. Still living as of 1991.
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary
  Leary, Joseph J. — of Frankfort, Franklin County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Joseph P. — of Cooperstown, Otsego County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1932 (alternate), 1936 (alternate), 1940, 1944 (alternate), 1960 (alternate); chair of Otsego County Democratic Party, 1936-42. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, M. A. — of Schuylkill County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Schuylkill County, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Mary Lou — of District of Columbia. U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1997-98. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Leary, Mathew G. — of Burlington, Chittenden County, Vt. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Vermont, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Michael A. — of Penn Yan, Yates County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1888; postmaster at Penn Yan, N.Y., 1893-99. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Raymond P., Jr. — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Libertarian. Candidate for Massachusetts state house of representatives Seventh Bristol District, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Leary, Richard P. (c.1842-1901) — Born about 1842. . First American governor of Guam. Died December 27, 1901 (age about 59 years). Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Robert A. — of Barnstable, Barnstable County, Mass. Democrat. Member of Massachusetts state senate Cape and Islands District; elected 2002; elected unopposed 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Leary, Robert Edmund (b. 1895) — also known as Robert E. Leary — Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., February 16, 1895. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Vice Consul in Palermo, 1922-24; Rome, 1926; Vancouver, 1929-32. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, Robin — of Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wis. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Wisconsin, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Leary, Samuel F. — Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from New York, 1906 (35th District), 1908 (35th District), 1910 (35th District), 1912 (42nd District). Burial location unknown.
  See also OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Leary, Shelby — of Elkview, Kanawha County, W.Va.; Blacksville, Monongalia County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates 32nd District; elected 1984; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1996, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Leary, Thomas Barrett (b. 1931) — also known as Thomas B. Leary — of Michigan. Born in Orange, Essex County, N.J., July 15, 1931. Republican. Lawyer; counsel for General Motors, 1971-82; member, Federal Trade Commission, 1999-. Member, American Bar Association. Still living as of 2004.
  Relatives: Son of Daniel Leary and Margaret (Barrett) Leary; married, December 18, 1954, to Stephanie Lynn Abbott.
  Leary, Thomas F. (b. 1875) — of Jericho, Chittenden County, Vt. Born in Jericho, Chittenden County, Vt., September 6, 1875. Democrat. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Jericho, 1910. Catholic. Burial location unknown.
Timothy A. Leary Leary, Timothy A. (d. 1946) — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Born in Scitico, Enfield, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Lawyer; delegate to New York state constitutional convention 20th District, 1915; municipal judge in New York, 1919; Justice of New York Supreme Court 1st District, 1933-40. Irish ancestry. Member, Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died in Manhattan, New York County, N.Y., April 19, 1946. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Michael Leary and Mary (McCarthy) Leary.
  Image source: New York Times, April 20, 1946
  Leary, Timothy J. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1880. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, W. T. — of Portsmouth, Va. Democrat. Member of Virginia state house of delegates, 1950. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, William C. — of Windsor Locks, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives 43rd District; elected 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Leary, William H. — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Utah, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Leary, William P. — of Pompton Lakes, Passaic County, N.J. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Jersey, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LEAS (Soundex L200) — See also ALLES, ASEL, ASLE, ELLAS, GILLEAS, LAAS, LASEE, LASSE, LEAK, LEASE, LEASK, LEASON, LEASOR, LEASURE, LEES, LEESA, LEESE, LEIS, LEISE, LEISS, LESS, LEYES, LEYS, LIAS, LIES, LIESE, LIS, LISS, LISSE, LYSE, PHILEAS, PLEAS, SALE, SALLEE, SEAL, SELLA.

  Leas, Bert V. — of Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio. Democrat. Mayor of Delaware, Ohio, 1912-14. Burial location unknown.
  Leas, Charles A. — of Baltimore, Md. Born in Pennsylvania. U.S. Consul in Reval, 1859-61; Stockholm, 1861-62; Belize City, 1862-65. Burial location unknown.
  Leas, Fred A. — of Manila, Philippines. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Philippine Islands, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Leas, Henry — of Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Pa. Postmaster at Mechanicsburg, Pa., 1849-53, 1857-61. Burial location unknown.
  Leas, James A. — of Nanticoke, Luzerne County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Nanticoke, Pa., 1859-64. Burial location unknown.
  Leas, John Wesley — of Delaware County, Ohio. Democrat. Candidate for Ohio state house of representatives from Delaware County, 1897. Burial location unknown.
  Presumably named for: John Wesley
  Leas, LeRoy P. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Leas, Sheila (born c.1950) — of Honolulu, Island of Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii. Born about 1950. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 2004. Female. Still living as of 2004.
  Leas, William H. — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Republican. Mayor of Des Moines, Iowa, 1863-65. Burial location unknown.


LEASE (Soundex L200) — See also BLEASE, CEASE, ELEASE, ELEASER, LEAKE, LEAS, LEASEBURG, LEES, LEESE, LEIS, LEISE, LEISS, LESS, LEYES, LEYS, LIAS, LIES, LIESE, LIS, LISS, LISSE, LYSE, SEALE, TRELEASE.

  Lease, Grace M. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York Republican State Committee, 1930. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Lease, John — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1940. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Lease, N. T. — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Mayor of Great Falls, Mont., 1913-15. Burial location unknown.


LEASEBURG (Soundex L216) — See also BLEASE, CASEBEER, CASEBEIR, CASEBIER, CASEBOLT, CASEBY, ELEASE, ELEASER, ELSBERG, HASEBROOCK, LEASE, LIESEBERG, ROSEBURGH, ROSEBURY, ROSEBUSH, SEBURN, TRELEASE.

  Leaseburg, Joe E. — of Morgantown, Monongalia County, W.Va. Democrat. Acting postmaster at Morgantown, W.Va., 1966-67. Still living as of 1967.


LEASK (Soundex L200) — See also AKSEL, GEMEASKY, KALES, KASSEL, KELLAS, LAKES, LASSEK, LEAK, LEAS, LESZCZ, LIESKE, LISK, SKALE.

  Leask, Edward — of Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, Mich. Candidate in primary for mayor of Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., 1973. Still living as of 1973.
  Leask, Samuel III — of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, Calif. Mayor of Santa Cruz, Calif., 1967-68. Still living as of 1968.


LEASON (Soundex L250) — See also ANDREASON, BEASON, CREASON, DEASON, EASON, EASONAUR, GEASON, GLEASON, GREASON, LEARSON, LEAS, LEASOR, LEESON, MEASON, REASON, REASONER, SEASONGOOD, SLOANE, WEASON.

  LEASON: See also Leason Martin


LEASOR (Soundex L260) — See also BASORA, GLEASON, LAROSE, LEAS, LEASON, LEASURE, LEISURE, LESURE, ROSELLA, SELLARO, SOLARE.

  Leasor, Thomas D. — of Sullivan, Franklin County, Mo. Police officer; deputy sheriff; mayor of Sullivan, Mo., 2011-15; resigned 2015. Still living as of 2015.


LEASURE (Soundex L260) — See also BRASURE, COLASURDO, EASUM, FRASURE, LAMEASURE, LASURE, LEAS, LEASOR, LEISURE, LESURE, MASURY, TREASURY.

  LEASURE: See also Vera Daerr Buchanan — Larry Flynt
  Leasure, Herman H. — of New Castle County, Del. Republican. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from New Castle County 11th District, 1943-44. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leasure, Kenneth S. — of Endicott, Broome County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly 123rd District, 1967-72. Still living as of 1972.


LEATH (Soundex L300) — See also ATHEL, HALLET, HALLETT, HATTEL, LEATHAM, LEATHEM, LEATHERBERRY, LEATHERBURY, LEATHERCOAT, LEATHERMAN, LEATHERS, LEATHERWOOD, LEATHLEY, LEET, LEETE, LEETH, LEITH, LETHA, LETT, LETTE, LEUTE, LIGHT, LIT, LITT, LYOTTE, LYTE, LYTT, SLEATH, STIKELEATHER, THAELL.

  Leath, James Marvin (1931-2000) — also known as Marvin Leath — of Marlin, Falls County, Tex. Born in Henderson, Rusk County, Tex., May 6, 1931. Democrat. Country musician; banker; U.S. Representative from Texas 11th District, 1979-91. Presbyterian. Died, of heart failure, in a hospital in Arlington, Tarrant County, Tex., December 8, 2000 (age 69 years, 216 days). Interment at Memorial Gardens, Henderson, Tex.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Leath, Marvin See James Marvin Leath


LEATHAM (Soundex L350) — See also ALTHAM, CHATHAM, CHEATHAM, LATHAM, LATHEM, LEATH, LEATHEM, LEATHERBERRY, LEATHERBURY, LEATHERCOAT, LEATHERMAN, LEATHERS, LEATHERWOOD, LEATHLEY, LEETHAM, LETEM, SLEATH, STIKELEATHER, TATHAM, TREATHA.

  Leatham, Charles — of Frostburg, Allegany County, Md. Mayor of Frostburg, Md., 1908. Burial location unknown.


LEATHEM (Soundex L350) — See also ALTHAM, LATHAM, LATHEM, LEATH, LEATHAM, LEATHERBERRY, LEATHERBURY, LEATHERCOAT, LEATHERMAN, LEATHERS, LEATHERWOOD, LEATHLEY, LEETHAM, LETEM, SLEATH, STIKELEATHER.

  Leathem, Stephen J. — of Ontario County, N.Y. Democrat. Candidate for New York state assembly from Ontario County, 1928. Burial location unknown.


LEATHERBERRY (Soundex L361) — See also ATTERBERRY, CARBERRY, CHERBERG, FITZHERBERT, HERBER, HERBERGER, HERBERT, HERBERTS, HERBERTZ, LEATH, LEATHAM, LEATHEM, LEATHERBURY, LEATHERCOAT, LEATHERMAN, LEATHERS, LEATHERWOOD, LEATHLEY, LETHERBURY, MARBERRY, PARBERRY, SCARBERRY, SCHERBER, SLEATH, STIKELEATHER, WEATHERBEE, WEATHERBIE, WEATHERBY, WETHERBE, WETHERBEE, WITHERBEE, YARBERRY.

  Leatherberry, C. C. — of Wellsville, Columbiana County, Ohio. Democrat. Mayor of Wellsville, Ohio, 1949-53. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LEATHERBURY (Soundex L361) — See also ATTERBURY, CANTERBURY, HERBUT, LEATH, LEATHAM, LEATHEM, LEATHERBERRY, LEATHERCOAT, LEATHERMAN, LEATHERS, LEATHERWOOD, LEATHLEY, LETHERBURY, MARBURY, SHERBURN, SHERBURNE, SLEATH, STIKELEATHER, WATERBURY, WEATHERBEE, WEATHERBIE, WEATHERBY.

  Leatherbury, Ernest J. — of Eden, Somerset County, Md. Democrat. Candidate for Maryland state house of delegates District 38, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Leatherbury, Thomas Stone — of Mobile, Mobile County, Ala. Honorary Vice-Consul for Denmark in Mobile, Ala., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LEATHERCOAT (Soundex L362) — See also HERCULES, HERCZEG, LEATH, LEATHAM, LEATHEM, LEATHERBERRY, LEATHERBURY, LEATHERMAN, LEATHERS, LEATHERWOOD, LEATHLEY, NEITHERCUT, NETHERCUTT, SLEATH, STIKELEATHER.

  Leathercoat, Old: See James Webb Throckmorton


LEATHERMAN (Soundex L365) — See also CATHERMAN, FEATHERMAN, HERMAN, KATHERMAN, KLIETHERMES, LATERMAN, LEATH, LEATHAM, LEATHEM, LEATHERBERRY, LEATHERBURY, LEATHERCOAT, LEATHERS, LEATHERWOOD, LEATHLEY, LETTERMAN, LUTERMAN, ROTHERMEL, SLEATH, SMITHERMAN, SMOTHERMON, STIKELEATHER, THERMAN, WEATHERMAN.

  Leatherman, Anthony — of Houston, Harris County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Leatherman, C. E. — of Lincolnton, Lincoln County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1956. Still living as of 1956.
  Leatherman, D. M. — of Washington County, Pa. Member of Pennsylvania state house of representatives from Washington County, 1871-72. Burial location unknown.
  Leatherman, George W. — of Jeffersontown, Jefferson County, Ky. Postmaster at Jeffersontown, Ky., 1841, 1846-49. Burial location unknown.
  Leatherman, J. H. — of Pauls Valley, Chickasaw Nation County, Indian Territory (now Garvin County, Okla.). Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indian Territory, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Leatherman, O. L. — of Morgan County, Mo. Democrat. Candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Morgan County, 1926. Burial location unknown.
  Leatherman, Mrs. Paul A. — of Petersburg, Grant County, W.Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1944; member of West Virginia Republican State Executive Committee, 1949. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leatherman, S. R. — of Robinsonville, Tunica County, Miss. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1936. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LEATHERS (Soundex L362) — See also CAREATHERS, ELEUTHEROS, FEATHERS, FEATHERSTON, FEATHERSTONE, GEATHERS, HAELTERS, LATHERS, LATRICE, LATRICIA, LAWTHERS, LEATH, LEATHAM, LEATHEM, LEATHERBERRY, LEATHERBURY, LEATHERCOAT, LEATHERMAN, LEATHERWOOD, LEATHLEY, LEATRICE, LETTERS, LOTTERIES, LOWTHERS, SHARLETTE, SLEATH, STIKELEATHER, WEATHERS, WEATHERSBEE, WEATHERSBY, WEATHERSLOW, WEATHERSPOON.

  Leathers, Don J. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1884; Presidential Elector for Michigan, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Leathers, Howard B. (b. 1852) — of Hermon, Penobscot County, Maine. Born in Hermon, Penobscot County, Maine, June 11, 1852. Republican. Farmer; merchant; member of Maine state house of representatives from Penobscot County, 1901-02, 1919-20, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Enoch Leathers and Sarah (Ferguson) Leathers; married, December 15, 1879, to Ada M. Bower.
  Leathers, James M. — of Indianapolis, Marion County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Leathers, L. B. — of Livingston, Park County, Mont. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leathers, Larry — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from California 27th District, 1986. Still living as of 1986.
  Leathers, Lydia C. — of Livingston, Park County, Mont.; Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Montana, 1936, 1940 (alternate), 1944 (alternate; member, Committee to Notify Presidential Nominee). Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


LEATHERWOOD (Soundex L363) — See also CALDERWOOD, CATHERWOOD, DERWOOD, ESTERWOOD, HETHERWICK, ISHERWOOD, KERWOOD, LEATH, LEATHAM, LEATHEM, LEATHERBERRY, LEATHERBURY, LEATHERCOAT, LEATHERMAN, LEATHERS, LEATHLEY, LEDGERWOOD, MOTHERWELL, NETHERWOOD, SHERWOOD, SILVERWOOD, SLEATH, STIKELEATHER, UNDERWOOD, WEATHERWAX.

  Leatherwood, Elmer O. (1872-1929) — of Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah. Born near Waverly, Pike County, Ohio, September 4, 1872. Republican. U.S. Representative from Utah 2nd District, 1921-29; defeated, 1914; died in office 1929; delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 1924, 1928. Died in Washington, D.C., December 24, 1929 (age 57 years, 111 days). Interment at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Leatherwood, F. H. — of Jackson County, N.C. Member of North Carolina state house of representatives from Jackson County, 1879-80. Burial location unknown.
  Leatherwood, Thomas J., Sr. — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex. Democrat. Postmaster at Tyler, Tex., 1967-72 (acting, 1967-68). Still living as of 1972.


LEATHLEY (Soundex L340) — See also ATHLEEN, BARTHLEY, CATHLEEN, CATHLIN, CATHLINE, KATHLYN, KEATHLEY, KEITHLEY, LEATH, LEATHAM, LEATHEM, LEATHERBERRY, LEATHERBURY, LEATHERCOAT, LEATHERMAN, LEATHERS, LEATHERWOOD, LIGHTLY, LITTLEY, MEGATHLIN, SLEATH, STIKELEATHER.

  Leathley, David — of Livonia, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


LEATON (Soundex L350) — See also BEATON, CLEATON, CLEATOR, CREATON, DEATON, EATON, GEATONS, GLEATON, HEATON, KEATON, LATON, LEITON, LETTON, LEWTON, LEYTON, LIGHTON, LITTON, LYTTON, NEATON, SEATON, SLEATOR, TELANO, VANEATON, WHEATON, YEATON.

  Leaton, John Casimir (d. 1894) — also known as John C. Leaton — of Mt. Pleasant, Isabella County, Mich. Village president of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, 1879-80. Died in Mt. Pleasant, Isabella County, Mich., December 30, 1894. Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant, Mich.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial


LEATRICE (Soundex L362) — See also BEATRIZ, DEATRICK, ELEUTHEROS, LATHERS, LATRICE, LATRICIA, LAWTHERS, LEATHERS, LETTERS, LOTTERIES, LOWTHERS, RICE, TRICE.

  LEATRICE: See also Leatrice Brazeau — Leatrice E. Gochberg — Leatrice Stout


LEAUN (Soundex L500) — See also LANUE, LAUN, LAUNE, LEAN, LEANN, LEANNE, LEEANN, LEIGHANN, LEIN, LEION, LEON, LEONE, LIAN, LIANE, LIEN, LIN, LINE, LINH, LINN, LION, LIONE, LYNE, LYNN, LYNNE, LYON.

  LEAUN: See also Leaun Harrelson


LEAVEL (Soundex L140) — See also CLEAVELAND, LAVELLE, LEAVELL, LEVEL, LEVELL, VELELLA.

  Leavel, Bill — of Denver, Colo. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Colorado, 1972. Still living as of 1972.


LEAVELL (Soundex L140) — See also CLEAVELAND, LAVELL, LAVELLE, LEAVEL, LEVEL, LEVELL, VELELLA.

  LEAVELL: See also Charles Leavell Moses — Austin Peay IV — Lewis Leavell Walker
  Leavell, Mrs. B. Ashby See Elizabeth Oliver Leavell
  Leavell, Elizabeth Oliver (1871-1952) — also known as Elizabeth Bacon Oliver; Mrs. B. Ashby Leavell — of Chevy Chase, Montgomery County, Md. Born in Washington, D.C., December 15, 1871. Democrat. Activist in woman suffrage movement; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1928. Female. Member, League of Women Voters. Died June 2, 1952 (age 80 years, 170 days). Interment at Masonic Cemetery, Culpeper, Va.
  Relatives: Daughter of John Nicholas Oliver and Mary Elizabeth (Towers) Oliver; married, June 15, 1892, to Benjamin Ashby Leavell (1865-1929).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Leavell, William Hayne (1850-1930) — also known as William H. Leavell — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss.; New York, New York County, N.Y.; Manchester, Hillsborough County, N.H.; Boston, Suffolk County, Mass.; Meridian, Lauderdale County, Miss.; Houston, Harris County, Tex.; Carrollton, Carroll County, Miss. Born in Newberry District (now Newberry County), S.C., May 24, 1850. Democrat. Ordained minister; U.S. Minister to Guatemala, 1913-18. Baptist or Presbyterian. Died in Harris County, Tex., 1930 (age about 80 years). Interment at Evergreen Cemetery, North Carrollton, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of John Rowland Leavell (1820-1900) and Elizabeth Jane (Chalmers) Leavell (1823-1885); married, December 1, 1874, to Mary George (1854-1919; daughter of James Zachariah George (1826-1897)).
  See also U.S. State Dept career summary — Find-A-Grave memorial


LEAVENS (Soundex L152) — See also BEAVEN, EAVENSON, HEAVENER, KEAVENY, LAVENS, LEAVENWORTH, LEVENS, LEVINS, LIEVENS, LIEVENSE, LOVINS.

  LEAVENS: See also George Leavens Lilley — Thomas Leavens Renton
  Leavens, Bill — of Pennsylvania. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania 21st District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Leavens, Eden N. H. — of Rice County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 5, 1859-60. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Leavens, George — of Danielsonville (now Danielson), Killingly, Windham County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Danielsonville, Connecticut, 1872-73. Burial location unknown.
  Leavens, George — of Lansing Township, Ingham County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for supervisor of Lansing Township, Michigan, 1939. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leavens, Grover — of Allegany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Allegany County, 1847. Burial location unknown.
  Leavens, Jedediah — of Killingly, Windham County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Killingly, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Leavens, Robert — of Billings, Yellowstone County, Mont. Mayor of Billings, Mont., 1912-15. Burial location unknown.
  Leavens, William Parker (b. 1868) — also known as William P. Leavens — of Morgan, Orleans County, Vt. Born in Morgan, Orleans County, Vt., January 4, 1868. Republican. Farmer; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Morgan, 1910. Baptist. Burial location unknown.


LEAVENWORTH (Soundex L156) — See also BEAVEN, BURNWORTH, DONWORTH, EAVENSON, EVENWEL, HAINWORTH, HEAVENER, KEAVENY, KENWORTHEY, KENWORTHY, LEAVENS, STANWORTH.

  LEAVENWORTH: See also Green Kendrick — John Kendrick — Elisha Wheeler
  Leavenworth, Andrew — of Huntington (now Shelton), Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Huntington, 1821. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, C. W. — of Wallingford, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Wallingford; elected 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, E. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1863-64, 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, E. W. See Elias Warner Leavenworth
  Leavenworth, Edward — of New York. Born in New York. U.S. Consul in Sydney, 1861-65. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, Elias Warner (1803-1887) — also known as Elias W. Leavenworth; E. W. Leavenworth — of Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y. Born in Canaan, Columbia County, N.Y., December 20, 1803. Lawyer; village president of Syracuse, New York, 1839-41, 1846-47; mayor of Syracuse, N.Y., 1849, 1859; member of New York state assembly from Onondaga County 3rd District, 1850, 1857; secretary of state of New York, 1854-55; U.S. Representative from New York 25th District, 1875-77. Died in Syracuse, Onondaga County, N.Y., November 25, 1887 (age 83 years, 340 days). Interment at Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son-in-law of Joshua Forman (1767?-?).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article
  Leavenworth, George W. — of Roxbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Roxbury, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, Henry (1783-1834) — of Delaware County, N.Y. Born in New Haven, New Haven County, Conn., December 10, 1783. Lawyer; served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812; member of New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1815-16. Died July 21, 1834 (age 50 years, 223 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Jesse Leavenworth and Catharine (Conklin) Leavenworth.
  Leavenworth County, Kan. is named for him.
  Fort Leavenworth (U.S. Army installation) and the city of Leavenworth, Kansas, are named for him.
  See also Wikipedia article
  Leavenworth, Isaac — of Wolcott, Wayne County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Wayne County 1st District, 1849. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, Job — of Novi Township (now Novi), Oakland County, Mich. Republican. Supervisor of Novi Township, Michigan; elected 1904, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, Mark — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Warden (borough president) of Waterbury, Connecticut, 1832-33. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, Mark — of Monroe, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Monroe, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, Mark — of San Jose, Santa Clara County, Calif. Mayor of San Jose, Calif., 1868-70. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, Nathan — Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, Wait — of Roxbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Roxbury, 1837. Burial location unknown.
  Leavenworth, William Stowell (1862-1943) — also known as William S. Leavenworth — of Olivet, Eaton County, Mich.; Jacksonville, Morgan County, Ill. Born in Brattleboro, Windham County, Vt., July 28, 1862. Progressive. Chemist; college professor; candidate for Michigan state senate 15th District, 1914; candidate for Michigan state board of education, 1915. Died in San Diego, San Diego County, Calif., June 30, 1943 (age 80 years, 337 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Mary Evelina (Griggs) Leavenworth (1821-1877) and Abel Edgar Leavenworth (1828-1901); married, December 15, 1892, to Sophia Holt Shepard (1867-1941).


LEAVER (Soundex L160) — See also AVER, AVERELL, CLEAVER, ELVERA, EVERAL, LAVAR, LAVERE, LAWVER, LEAVERTON, LEEVER, LEVAR, LEVER, LEVERE, LEVOR, LIVER, VALERE, VEARLE, WOOLEAVER.

  Leaver, C. B. — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 17th District, 1946, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Leaver, Frederick E. — U.S. Consular Agent in Lingan, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Leaver, Frederick E. — U.S. Consular Agent in Port Sydney, as of 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Leaver, Howard W. — of Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 18th District, 1958. Still living as of 1958.


LEAVERTON (Soundex L163) — See also CLEAVER, COVERTON, EVERTON, HAVERTY, LAVERTY, LEAVER, OVERTON, WOLVERTON, WOOLEAVER, WOOLVERTON, YELVERTON.

  Leaverton, H. A. — of Midland, Midland County, Tex. Mayor of Midland, Tex., 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Leaverton, James P. — of Sheridan, Sheridan County, Wyo. Mayor of Sheridan, Wyo., 1892. Burial location unknown.


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Henry L. Clinton, Apollo Hall, New York City, February 3, 1872
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The Political Graveyard is a web site about U.S. political history and cemeteries. Founded in 1996, it is the Internet's most comprehensive free source for American political biography, listing 312,576 politicians, living and dead.
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Copyright notices: (1) Facts are not subject to copyright; see Feist v. Rural Telephone. (2) Politician portraits displayed on this site are 70-pixel-wide monochrome thumbnail images, which I believe to constitute fair use under applicable copyright law. Where possible, each image is linked to its online source. However, requests from owners of copyrighted images to delete them from this site are honored. (3) Original material, programming, selection and arrangement are © 1996-2019 Lawrence Kestenbaum. (4) This work is also licensed for free non-commercial re-use, with attribution, under a Creative Commons License.
Site information: The Political Graveyard is created and maintained by Lawrence Kestenbaum, who is solely responsible for its structure and content. — The mailing address is The Political Graveyard, P.O. Box 2563, Ann Arbor MI 48106. — This site is hosted by HDL. — The Political Graveyard opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2021.

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