Seventh Generation

288. Sylvan LEONARD was born on 2 February 1816 in Henry Co., IN. He died in 1859 at the age of 43 in Hagerstown, Wayne Co., IN. The Brandenburg family genealogy follows only the descendants of Charles Taylor Leonard.

Sylvan LEONARD and Corrilla Maria Louisa TAYLOR were married on 20 January 1842. Corrilla Maria Louisa TAYLOR was born on 26 February 1823 in OH. She died on 29 October 1906 at the age of 83 in Huntington, Huntington Co., IN. In the 1860 Census, she was a widow living in East Germantown, Wayne Co., IN. She was living next door to a Taylor family, probably headed by her brother, a physician, with her mother and father there as retired people. Children still at home: Laura, Bell, and Frank. Charles was not there, but living with the Bonner family in OH.

It appears by the 1880 Census, she was living with the Edwin Ayres family in Huntington.

Sylvan LEONARD and Corrilla Maria Louisa TAYLOR had the following children:



Laura A. LEONARD was born in 1844.



Emily LEONARD was born in 1848 in Jefferson, Wayne Co., IN.



Emma Belle LEONARD.



Charles Taylor LEONARD.



Frank LEONARD was born in 1854.