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Thomas Chapman Leas
(1802-1849)
Jane Walker
(1804-1885)
Joseph Rodgers
(Abt 1800-)
Catherine Hughes
(Abt 1803-)
George Washington Leas , Sr.
(1827-1903)
Emily Rodgers
(Abt 1835-1887)
James Grant Leas
(1863-1933)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Rose Maynard

James Grant Leas 1

  • Born: Sep 1863, Iowa, USA
  • Marriage (1): Rose Maynard about 1854
  • Died: 27 Sep 1933, Napa County, California, USA at age 70 2
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bullet  General Notes:

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~shastaca/1885trinity.html

Trinity County, CA
1885 Directory

LEWISTON
A post office and mining town of considerable importance, in the eastern part of the county. It is located on the Trinity River, eleven miles above Douglas, and is the point where the stage line from Weaverville to Shasta crosses, the river being spanned here by a substantial bridge. The stages make daily trips each way. There are a few good farms in the neighborhood, and is also the possessor of some very rich quartz mines, and mills have been erected. The town has the usual business facilities and does a fair business. The population is fully four hundred.

Leas, George W. - farmer, hotelkeeper 40 acres
Leas, James G. - miner

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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Residence: US Census, 1870, Canaan, Henry County, Iowa. Age 6

Residence: US Census, 1880, Lewiston, Trinity, California. Age 16

Residence: U.S. Census, 1920, French Gulch, Shasta, California. Age 56


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James married Rose Maynard about 1854. (Rose Maynard was born between 1868 and 1869 in California, USA and died on 6 Nov 1937 in Shasta Co, CA.)


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Sources


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

2 The Families of Dennis W. Brumm (http://brumm.com/).


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