2713. Zebedee LEONARD2539 was born on 7 April 1821 in Middleborough, Plymouth Co, MA.71 He died after 1900 at the age of 79. He appears in the 1900 Middleborough city directory as a lumber manufacturer at 74 Centre St. His mother died at his birth. He was still living with his parents in Taunton in the 1850 Census. He was listed as a manufacturer. In the 1880 Census, he, 59, is listed with Polly A. Leonard, 53. There are no children listed.
Middleborough Gazette of 05/04/1855:2 lists him as having a bonnet shop occupying the upper part of Old Academy.
I can find no evidence that they had any of these children nor that the children ever existed.
Zebedee LEONARD and Polly Ann CASWELL were married on 3 March 1853 in Middleborough, Plymouth Co, MA.2540 Marriage announcement in Middleborough Gazette of 03/11/1853:3. Polly Ann CASWELL, daughter of Eleazer CASWELL, was born on 15 July 1827 in Middleborough, Plymouth Co, MA. She died on 31 August 1917 at the age of 90 in Middleborough, Plymouth Co, MA. In the 1900 Census, Polly Ann Leonard is listed as widowed and residing in Middleboro, MA. No children are listed as living with her.
Zebedee LEONARD and Polly Ann CASWELL had the following children: