Sixth Generation

233. John S. LEONARD59 was born on 9 September 1817 in Leonardsville, Monmouth Co., NJ. He died in 1914 at the age of 97. Peter Ross and Fenwick Hedley, The Jersey Coast in Three Centuries, mentions the genealogy of a John S. Leonard, of whom this would be the father or grandfather, but the digitized version seems to leave out some critical information.

In the 1860 Census, John and Theresa were living in Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., NJ, with a son and three daughters.

John S. LEONARD and Theresa MCLANE were married on 24 June 1841 in Monmouth Co., NJ. Theresa MCLANE was born about 1817.

John S. LEONARD and Theresa MCLANE had the following children:



William E. LEONARD was born about 1843 in Shrewsbury, Monmouth Co., NJ.



Ella T. LEONARD was born about 1851. She was also known as Nellie. In the 1870 Census, she was still living with her parents in Shrewsbury, as were her sisters, Lizzie and Mary.



Elizabeth LEONARD was born about 1853.



Mary LEONARD was born about 1855.