|William Leslie Leas
William Leslie Leas 1
- Born: 25 Apr 1872, Rossville, Allamakee County, Iowa, USA
- Marriage (1): Anna Elizabeth Cowell on 9 Nov 1898
- Died: 12 Dec 1923 at age 51
His parents came to IA from OH in 1856. "Les" went into partnership with his brother-in-law A.D. Emerson in a general merch. store in Rossville.
Purchased a farm in Lyon Co., MN in Aug 1900. Returned to Rossville in Mar 1903 and farmed. Bought a farm in Riga ND in Aug 1909.
Purchased a farm in Little Falls, MN in Oct 1919. Purchased a farm in Rock Lake, ND in 1923. He was married to Anna Elizabeth COWELL on Nov 9 1898.
This information came from Katheryn Leas Stuart 2
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: 8-5.
William married Anna Elizabeth Cowell, daughter of Frank William Cowell and Florence Nora Henderson, on 9 Nov 1898. (Anna Elizabeth Cowell was born on 7 Nov 1881, died on 31 Dec 1971 and was buried in Rock Lake Community Cemetery, Rock Lake, Towner, North Dakota, United States of America 3.)
Notes from David A. Leas and/or the 1950 Leas Family Genealogy.
Kathryn Elizabeth (Leas) Stuart.
Find A Grave, <i>Find A Grave</i> (www.findagrave.com : accessed 18 Jul 2016).