Fifth Generation

167. Jacob LEONARD was born in 1763 in Augusta, VA, or Rowan Co., NC. He died after 1830 at the age of 67 in Randolph Co., NC. Check: Descendant in this line is in haplogroup R1b1b2, while Henry's descendants are in haplogroup J2.

Jacob and Rebecca witnessed a deed in Chatham Co., NC in 1786.

Henry and Jacob and their families were in Rowan Co. in the 1790 Census. Jacob bought his first land in Randolph Co. in 1797. Jacob and family were in Randolph Co. in 1800 and 1810 Censuses. He migrated to Orange Co, Indiana aft. 1815, where his son, William, was born in 1817.

These may or may not be family members: Elizabeth Leonard m. Henry Misamer, 3 May 1819; Rebecca Leonard m. Frederick Sullivan 7 (or 24) Feb 1815; Jacob Leonard m. Margaret Saypaugh 25 Dec 1827; Mary (Polly) Leonard m. Philip Soughes 25 Mar 1816; Phebe Leonard m. Joseph Hage (Hoge/Hogg?) 2 Jul 1814; Joseph Leonard m. Nancy Kennedy/Cannady.

Jacob LEONARD and Rebecca GRAVES were married before 1786. Rebecca GRAVES, daughter of William GRAVES and Emey MODE, was born about 1768 in NC. She died after 1840 at the age of 72 in Randolph Co., NC.

Jacob LEONARD and Rebecca GRAVES had the following children:



Elizabeth LEONARD was born about 1785.



Phebe LEONARD was born about 1786 in NC.



Rebecca LEONARD was born about 1787.



Alfred Henry LEONARD.



Joseph LEONARD was born about 1799 in Rowan Co., NC.



James LEONARD was born about 1801 in Randolph Co., NC. James Leonard may have gone with other members of the family to Indiana. He may be the James Leonard enumerated in Lawrence Co. in 1830 with 1 male 0-5, 2 males 5-10, 1 male 30-40, 1 female 0-5, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, and 1 female 30-40.



Nancy LEONARD was born about 1804 in Randolph Co., NC.



Mahala LEONARD was born about 1807 in Randolph Co., NC.