Irene Dorothy Lesch

F, b. 5 July 1905, d. 5 January 1982
     Irene Dorothy Lesch was born on 5 July 1905 at Omaha, Douglas Co., NE. She was the daughter of Theodore Claus Lesch and Alvina Christine Uhl.1 Irene Dorothy Lesch married James Howard Wyscarver, son of Carlton Howard Wyscarver and Sevilla Carpenter. Irene Dorothy Lesch died on 5 January 1982 at Omaha, Douglas Co., NE, at age 76. She was buried in January 1982 at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas Co., NE, Find A Grave Memorial# 73062754.

Children of Irene Dorothy Lesch and James Howard Wyscarver

Citations

  1. [S1143] 1910 Federal Census, Douglas County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 845; FHL #1374858.
  2. [S2064] 1930 Federal Census, Douglas County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 1273; FHL #2341008.

Theodore Claus Lesch1

M, b. 24 November 1878, d. 21 September 1960
     Theodore Claus Lesch was born on 24 November 1878 at Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.1 He immigrated in 1881.1 He married Alvina Christine Uhl circa 1904.1 Theodore Claus Lesch died on 21 September 1960 at Omaha, Douglas Co., NE, at age 81. He was buried in September 1960 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Omaha, Douglas Co., NE, Find A Grave Memorial# 116024955.

Child of Theodore Claus Lesch and Alvina Christine Uhl

Citations

  1. [S1143] 1910 Federal Census, Douglas County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 845; FHL #1374858.

Staunton LeSeur1

M, b. circa 1904
     Staunton LeSeur was born circa 1904 at Dayton, Montgomery Co. (probably), OH.1 He was the son of William LeSeur and Dollie (?)1

Citations

  1. [S572] 1910 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Rolls 1215 - 18; FHL #1375228-31.

Virginia LeSeur1

F, b. circa 1905
     Virginia LeSeur was born circa 1905 at Dayton, Montgomery Co. (probably), OH.1 She was the daughter of William LeSeur and Dollie (?)1

Citations

  1. [S572] 1910 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Rolls 1215 - 18; FHL #1375228-31.

William LeSeur1

M, b. circa 1883
     William LeSeur was born circa 1883 at Virginia.1 He married Dollie (?) circa 1902.1

Children of William LeSeur and Dollie (?)

Citations

  1. [S572] 1910 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Rolls 1215 - 18; FHL #1375228-31.

William LeSeur1

M, b. circa 1907
     William LeSeur was born circa 1907 at Dayton, Montgomery Co. (probably), OH.1 He was the son of William LeSeur and Dollie (?)1

Citations

  1. [S572] 1910 Federal Census, Montgomery County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Rolls 1215 - 18; FHL #1375228-31.

Catharine Lesh1

F
     Catharine Lesh married Lewis Hoff.1

Child of Catharine Lesh and Lewis Hoff

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 554.

Susan Viola Lesh1

F, b. 3 June 1872, d. 6 August 1916
     Susan Viola Lesh was born on 3 June 1872 at Missouri.1 She married Elias Arnold circa 1890.1 Susan Viola Lesh died on 6 August 1916 at age 44. She was buried in August 1916 at Dunkard Cemetery, Aix, Jasper Co., IN, Find A Grave Memorial# 17928618.

Children of Susan Viola Lesh and Elias Arnold

Citations

  1. [S4253] 1900 Federal Census, Jasper County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 379; FHL #1240379.
  2. [S955] Richard R. Weber, Stoner Brethren, p.458.

Dallas T. Lesher1

M, b. 3 November 1884, d. 11 July 1938
     Dallas T. Lesher was born on 3 November 1884 at Grayson Co. (probably), KY.1 He married Ada Head on 14 July 1909 at Jefferson Co., KY. Dallas T. Lesher died on 11 July 1938 at Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY, at age 53. He was buried in July 1938 at Evergreen Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson Co., KY, Findagrave #124288664.

Child of Dallas T. Lesher and Ada Head

Citations

  1. [S1698] 1930 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 756; FHL #2340491.

Florence Lesher

F, b. 9 July 1899
     Florence Lesher was born on 9 July 1899. She was the daughter of John Lesher and Anna Weikel.1 Florence Lesher married Irvin Weierman, son of John S. Weierman and Anna H. Price, on 3 July 1923.1

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 371.

Hazel Lesher1

F, b. 2 September 1890, d. 22 February 1986
     Hazel Lesher was born on 2 September 1890 at Van Buren Twp., Montgomery Co., OH.1 She married Roy William Gilliam in 1911. Hazel Lesher died on 22 February 1986 at Tipp City, Miami Co., OH, at age 95.

Child of Hazel Lesher and Roy William Gilliam

Citations

  1. [S235] 1920 Federal Census, Greene County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Rolls1386-7; FHL #1821386-7.

John Lesher

M
     John Lesher married Anna Weikel.

Child of John Lesher and Anna Weikel

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 371.

Mary C. Lesher1

F, b. 11 September 1841, d. 8 September 1921
     Mary C. Lesher was born on 11 September 1841.1 She was the daughter of Capt. Samuel Lesher and Sarah Young.1 Mary C. Lesher married Rev. Jacob A. Stover, son of Jacob Price Stover and Elizabeth Emmert, on 7 October 1862.1 Mary C. Lesher died on 8 September 1921 at age 79.1

Children of Mary C. Lesher and Rev. Jacob A. Stover

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 607.
  2. [S82] Price Genealogy, 609.
  3. [S82] Price Genealogy, 610.
  4. [S82] Price Genealogy, 611.

Mary Magdalene Lesher

F
     Mary Magdalene Lesher married Christian Schenk, son of John Schenk and Marie Royer, on 13 November 1823.

Mildred Beatrice Lesher

F, b. 9 August 1921
     Mildred Beatrice Lesher was born on 9 August 1921 at Jefferson Co., KY. She was the daughter of Dallas T. Lesher and Ada Head.1 Mildred Beatrice Lesher married Kenneth Wilson Stump, son of Arthur Burton Stump and Rosemary Wilson.

Citations

  1. [S1698] 1930 Federal Census, Jefferson County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 756; FHL #2340491.

Capt. Samuel Lesher1

M
     Capt. Samuel Lesher married Sarah Young.1

Child of Capt. Samuel Lesher and Sarah Young

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 607.

James Kyle Lesley1

M, b. 19 August 1882, d. 27 November 1944
     James Kyle Lesley was born on 19 August 1882 at Abbeville, Abbeville Co., SC, WW II draft registration.1 He married Myrtle Lucretia Steele on 24 June 1908 at Follansbee, Brooke Co., WV, Ancestry.com. West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971 (database on-line). James Kyle Lesley lived on 30 April 1930 at Mamont, Westmoreland Co., PA, clerk in steel mill.1 He died on 27 November 1944 at Washington Twp., Westmoreland Co., PA, at age 62.

Child of James Kyle Lesley and Myrtle Lucretia Steele

Citations

  1. [S5271] 1930 Federal Census, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 2154-60; FHL #2341888-94.

James Robert Lesley

M, b. 30 October 1923, d. 17 July 2004
     James Robert Lesley was born on 30 October 1923 at Mamont, Westmoreland Co., PA.1 He was the son of James Kyle Lesley and Myrtle Lucretia Steele.1 James Robert Lesley began military service in 1942 WW II service, U.S. Navy. He married Ann Catherine Fitz, daughter of Earl Samuel Fitz and Virginia Washington Lewis, on 29 July 1950 at Hanover, York Co., PA, Newspaper articles:

Engagement -- The Evening Sun (Hanover, Pennsylvania); Monday, 01 May 1950; Page 1; (Newspapers.com):

Betrothal Announced

Mr. and Mrs. Earl S. Fitz, 312 Broadway, have announced the betrothal of their daughter, Ann Catherine, to James Robert Lesley, son of Mrs. J. K. Lesley, Mamont, Westmoreland county. Miss Fitz received her Bachelor of Science degree from Hood college, Frederick, Md., and has been employed by the Aluminum Research Laboratories in New Kensington for the past six years. Mr. Lesley, who served five and one-half years in the South pacific with the U.S. Navy Air Corps, is a graduate of Kiski Preparatory School, Saltsburg, and is now a student in the school of Agriculture at Pennsylvania State College. The wedding will take place in mid-summer.


Wedding -- The Evening Sun (Hanover, Pennsylvania); Saturday, 29 Jul 1950; Pages 1 & 4; (Newspapers.com):

ANN C. FITZ BRIDE OF JAMES R. LESLEY

Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Earl S. Fitz, Hanover, Wed In Rites At Emmanuel Church

Miss Ann Catherine Fitz, 304 1/2 Charles avenue, New Kensington, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Earl S. Fitz, 312 Broadway, became the bride of James Robert Lesley, son of Mrs. James Kyle Lesley and the late Mr. Lesley, Mamont, this afternoon at 4:30 o'clock in Emmanuel Reformed church, Broadway. The bride's pastor, the Rev. Nevin E. Smith performed the double ring ceremony.     

Preceding the ceremony, Mrs. Jay Cooper Yinger, soloist , New Kensington, and Miss Lois Kadie, church organist, presented a recital as the guests were assembling in the church.

The bride, who was given in marriage by her father, wore a gown of white organdy, fashioned with a Chantilly lace bodice and featuring three-quarter length sleeves. Her veil of heirloom lace was full length. She carried a colonial bouquet of white roses, centered with yellow sweetheart roses.

Miss Caroline Moul Fitz, Pottsville, sister of the bride, acted as maid of honor. The bridesmaids were Miss Ruth Lesley, sister of the bridegroom, and Mrs. Robert Koch. Flower girl was Miss Virginia Fitz Bixby, niece of the bride. The attendants wore white embroidered organdy gowns, the maid of honor’s over a yellow skirt and the others over lime skirts. Their headbands were of yellow roses and they carried colonial bouquets of yellow roses with lime and yellow streamers.

John J. Germroth, Mamont, served as best man for his brother-in-law and the ushers were Bernard Kuta, Thomas Ames and David Vandenburg.

A reception at 217 Broadway followed the ceremony. After their return from a honeymoon on Cape Cod, Mass., the couple will reside in New Kensington.

The bride is a graduate of the Eichelberger Senior High School and Hood college, Frederick. She is employed by the Aluminum Research Laboratories, New Kensington. The bridegroom is a graduate of the Kiski Prep school, Saltsburg, and is now attending the Pennsylvania State College School of Agriculture.

(end of articles)

Note: After Ann's death, James remarried to Elizabeth Morse Vandenburgh.

James Robert Lesley died on 17 July 2004 at age 80

Obituary -- The Honolulu Advertiser; Honolulu, Hawaii; Thursday, July 22, 2004; Page 17 (Newspapers.com):

JAMES ROBERT LESLEY

James Robert Lesley, 80, of Lower Burrell PA, formerly of Kailua, HI, died Saturday, July 17, 2004, in his home. He was born October 30, 1923, in Mamont, Washington Township, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.

He is survived by his wife Elizabeth Morse Vandenburgh Lesley; his sisters, Lillian Parrotta and Jane Youra, his children, Samuel Lesley and Susan Mieritz and eight grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his previous wife, Ann Fitz Lesley.

He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend. He enjoyed his family and friends, traveling, reading and gardening.

He retired from the Soil Conservation Service in 1980 after 30 years of service with the Federal government. His service with the S.C.S. took him from Schuylkill and Somerset Pennsylvania to Hawaii and to Madison Wisconsin. He served as a District and Area Conservationist in both Hawaii and Wisconsin. His accomplishments in the S.C.S. include the Tri-Isle Resource Conservation and Development Project for Maui, Hawaii, the Little Schuylkill Watershed project and the Tuscorora State Park on Locust Creek in Pennsylvania.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Forbes Hospice, 115 S. Neville Ave., Oakland, PA 15213; McKeever Environmental Learning Center, 55 McKeever Lane, Sandy Lake, PA 16145 or Peoples Library, 3052 Wachter Ave., Lower Burrell, PA 15068.

Citations

  1. [S5271] 1930 Federal Census, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Rolls 2154-60; FHL #2341888-94.

B. G. Leslie

M
     B. G. Leslie married Susan Katherine Tedrick, daughter of Jehiel Tedrick and Louisa Larimore, before 1904.

Elizabeth Leslie1

F
     Elizabeth Leslie was the daughter of John Leslie and Sarah (?)1
Note: "of Nappanee, Ind." per Wanger book.1 Elizabeth Leslie married Harvey P. Moyer, son of Jacob D. Moyer and Christina Price, on 19 June 1884, Ceremony by Rev. Davis Younce.1

Children of Elizabeth Leslie and Harvey P. Moyer

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 270.

Esther Leslie1

F, b. 13 January 1836, d. 31 January 1907
     Esther Leslie was born on 13 January 1836 at Kentucky.1 She married Rev. Robert Hurt. Esther Leslie died on 31 January 1907 at Johnson Co. (probably), KY, at age 71 Dates per headstone. She was buried in February 1907 at Mayo Memorial Cemetery, Paintsville, Johnson Co., KY.

Child of Esther Leslie and Rev. Robert Hurt

Citations

  1. [S2993] 1880 Federal Census, Bourbon County, Kentucky. Microfilm Image, NARA Seriies T9, Roll 403; FHL #1254403.

John Leslie1

M
     John Leslie married Sarah (?).1

Child of John Leslie and Sarah (?)

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 270.

Levi Leslie

M, b. 1799, d. 6 August 1846
     Levi Leslie was born in 1799 at New York. He married Sarah Windell, daughter of John Windell and Catherine Windle, on 16 August 1817 at Harrison Co., IN. Levi Leslie died on 6 August 1846.
Note: The 1830 census indicates five daughters under the age of 15.

Children of Levi Leslie and Sarah Windell

Mary Ann Leslie

F, b. 19 May 1824, d. 1 February 1904
     Mary Ann Leslie was born on 19 May 1824 at Harrison Co., IN. She was the daughter of Levi Leslie and Sarah Windell. Mary Ann Leslie married Erastus Y. Inman on 23 July 1840 at Harrison Co., IN. Mary Ann Leslie died on 1 February 1904 at Arkansas Co. (probably), AR, at age 79. She was buried in February 1904 at Leake Cemetery, Crocketts Bluff, Arkansas Co., AR, Find A Grave Memorial# 102732022.

Children of Mary Ann Leslie and Erastus Y. Inman

Citations

  1. [S3952] 1870 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 47; FHL #545546.
  2. [S3948] 1860 Federal Census, Arkansas County, Arkansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 37; FHL #803037.

Mary Catharine Leslie

F, b. 20 October 1826, d. 26 October 1885
     Mary Catharine Leslie was born on 20 October 1826 at Harrison Co., IN. She was the daughter of Levi Leslie and Sarah Windell. Mary Catharine Leslie married George Washington Webb, son of W. Webb and Nancy Henry, on 9 May 1850 at Meade Co., KY.1 Mary Catharine Leslie died on 26 October 1885 at Meade Co., KY, at age 59. She was buried in October 1885 at Cap Anderson Cemetery, Brandenburg, Meade Co., KY, Find A Grave Memorial# 86550261.

Children of Mary Catharine Leslie and George Washington Webb

Citations

  1. [S74] Meade Co., Kentucky, Marriages 1824 - 1866, Books A, B, and C., Meade Co., KY Marriages 1824 - 1866, Books A, B, and C, transcribed by Mrs. B. M. Fast, Ambrose Meador Chapter, D.A.R., (1955).

Robert E. Leslie1

M, b. circa 1915, d. 31 August 1998
     Robert E. Leslie was born circa 1915 at Pennsylvania.1 He married Della Irma Huffman on 7 August 1937 at Bakersfield, Kern Co., CA. Robert E. Leslie died on 31 August 1998 at Kinta Twp., Haskell Co., OK.
Note: Robert is listed in Monterey phone and address directories with wife Mary from 1995 - 2002.

Citations

  1. [S4425] 1940 Federal Census, Monterey County, California. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 0268.

Selinda Leslie

F, b. circa 1834
     Selinda Leslie married John Reed. Selinda Leslie was born circa 1834 at Pennsylvania.

Child of Selinda Leslie and John Reed

Charles Lesmister

M, b. August 1853, d. 15 October 1916
     Charles Lesmister was born in August 1853 at Indiana. He married Caroline C. Robertson, daughter of William H. Robertson and Elizabeth Ann Jackson, on 27 April 1891 at Floyd Co., IN. Charles Lesmister died on 15 October 1916 at New Albany, Floyd Co., IN, at age 63

OBITUARY - New Albany, Indiana Weekly Ledger; 1916 October 18 Page 4 Column 2:
Charles Lesmister, 62 years old, died at 4 o'clock Sunday morning at his home at 1128 Olden street. He is survived by his wife and a son, Morris Lesmister, of Indianapolis and a daughter, Miss Lena Lesmister, of this city. He also leaves four step-children, Bert and Homer Woodfill and Mrs. Maude King of this city, and Claude Woodfill, of Detroit.

Note: Prior to his marriage to Caroline Robertson, Charles was married to, and divorced from, Elizabeth Horton.

Children of Charles Lesmister and Caroline C. Robertson

Pauline Lesmister

F, b. February 1895, d. 2 March 1926
     Pauline Lesmister was born in February 1895 at Floyd Co., IN. She was the daughter of Charles Lesmister and Caroline C. Robertson. Pauline Lesmister died on 2 March 1926 at New Albany, Floyd Co., IN, at age 31 OBITUARY - New Albany, Indiana Tribune, 3 March 1926, page 3, column 5

MISS LENA LESMISTER
Miss Lena Lesmister, 31 years old, died Tuesday night at the home of her mother, Mrs. Caroline Lesmister, 1126 Olden street, following a two weeks' illness from peritonitis.
Besides her mother, she is survived by one sister, Mrs. Amanda King, of this city, and three brothers, W. B. Woodfill, Detroit; Henry Woodfill, Louisville, and Claude Woodfill, of this city. She was a member of New Albany Chapter, Order of Eastern Star.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 o'clock Thursday afternoon at the residence, under auspices of New Albany Chapter, O. E. S., the Rev. F. A. Meusch, paster of St. mark's Evangelical church, officiating. Burial will be in Fairview cemetery.

Viola Lesmister

F, b. September 1892, d. 16 October 1901
     Viola Lesmister was born in September 1892 at Floyd Co., IN. She was the daughter of Charles Lesmister and Caroline C. Robertson. Viola Lesmister died on 16 October 1901 at New Albany, Floyd Co., IN, at age 9.