arrow
Leonard Leas
(1710-1782)
Salome Worley
(1726-1810)
Benjamin Leas
(1759-1828)
Susannah Bower
(1766-1814)
Benjamin Leas
(1789-1824)

 

Family Links

Spouses/Children:
1. Elizabeth Albright

Benjamin Leas 1 2

  • Born: 28 Jun 1789
  • Marriage (1): Elizabeth Albright on 30 Jun 1814
  • Died: 19 Dec 1824, Millerstown, Perry County, Pennsylvania, USA at age 35
picture

bullet  General Notes:

Leas came from a prominent German family that settled in the Shirleysburg area in 1829. He and his brother, William B., were involved in tanning and mercantile businesses. Both had interest in the then developing Pennsylvania railroad systems. Benjamin was appointed as a commissioner to The Pennsylvania Railroad in April 1846. [Shirleysburg Borough, Huntingdon County, PA]


picture

Benjamin married Elizabeth Albright on 30 Jun 1814. (Elizabeth Albright died on 18 Feb 1863 and was buried in Millerstown Memorial Cemetery, Millerstown, Perry County, Pennsylvania, USA.)


picture

Sources


1 Notes from David A. Leas and/or the 1950 Leas Family Genealogy.

2 Gene Waite.


Home | Table of Contents | Surnames | Name List

This website was created 29 Nov 2021 with Legacy 9.0, a division of MyHeritage.com; content copyrighted and maintained by david@davidleas.com