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LEIGAN, Charles

LEIGAN, Charles[1, 2, 3]

Male 1848 - 1900  (51 years)

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  • Name LEIGAN, Charles 
    Born 2 Sep 1848  Jefferson City, Cole, MO USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Arrival 1855  Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Obituary From Wilson County Sun

    Charles Leigan Dead.

    Died, at his residence three miles southwest of Neodesha, Kansas, early on the morning of July 31, 1900, Charles Leigan, aged 51 years, 10 months and 29 days. Tho funeral occurred on the afternoon of the same day, conducted by Rev. J. A. Smith, interment being made in the City cemetery.

    Deceased was born near Jefferson City, Mo., from which place he emigrated to Jefferson county, Kansas, with his parents in 1855. In the early 70's he came to Noodesha where later he married Josephine Rue, the daughter of 'Squire Rue who then owned what is now N. M. Tanquary's farm. Mr. and Mrs. Leigan have since their marriage resided in the vicinity of Neodesha and have raised nine children, four boys and five girls, all of whom are at home with their mother except two. W. J. C. Leigan is married and lives south of town and a daughter has become Mrs. Lucy Jenkins.

    The cause of Mr. Leigan's death was cancer of the lip with which he had been afflicted for more than two years.  [3
    Cause of Death Cancer of the lip  [6
    Died 31 Jul 1900  Neodesha, Wilson, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7
    Buried 31 Jul 1900  Neodesha Cemetery, Neodesha, Wilson, KS USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Old Add, Block 1, Lot 401, Space 6
    Person ID I4690  Hugh Byrne and Nanette Asimov Lines
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2018 

    Family RUE, Josephine,   b. 17 Dec 1856, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1915, Brayton, Audobon, IA USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 22 Jul 1872  Neodesha, Wilson, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. LEIGAN, William,   b. Abt 1876, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. LEIGAN, George A,   b. Abt 1878, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1912, Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 34 years)
     3. LEIGAN, Ellie,   b. 1880, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1881, Neodesha, Wilson, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 23 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F2803  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Sep 1848 - Jefferson City, Cole, MO USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - 1855 - Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jul 1872 - Neodesha, Wilson, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Jul 1900 - Neodesha, Wilson, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Jul 1900 - Neodesha Cemetery, Neodesha, Wilson, KS USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S757] Funeral of Mrs Beers Tomorrow, She was united in marriage with Charles Leigan July 22, 1872.

    2. [S759] Charles “Charley” Leigan, Find A Grave.

    3. [S763] Charles Leigan Dead.

    4. [S759] Charles “Charley” Leigan, Find A Grave, BIRTH 1848/DEATH 1900.

    5. [S763] Charles Leigan Dead, Deceased was born near Jefferson City, Mo., from which place he emigrated to Jefferson county, Kansas, with his parents in 1855.

    6. [S763] Charles Leigan Dead, The cause of Mr. Leigan's death was cancer of the lip with which he had been afflicted for more than two years.

    7. [S763] Charles Leigan Dead, Died, at his residence three miles southwest of Neodesha, Kansas, early on the morning of July 31, 1900, Charles Lelgan, aged 51 years, 10 months and 29 days.

    8. [S763] Charles Leigan Dead, Tho funeral occurred on the afternoon of the same day, conducted by Rev. J. A. Smith, interment being made in the City cemetery. .




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