Fifth Generation

492. Benjamin LEONARD43 was born on 11 August 1785 in West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA.31 He died before 5 July 1853 at the age of 67 in Wempsville, NY. After the birth of their children, they moved to CT, afterwards to NYC. For will, see Book 12, page 268, Surrogates Office, Madison Co., NY. Anna Marie was executor of his estate. ? Also in Surrogates Office, Utica, NY.

Benjamin LEONARD and Jane BARKER were married about 1821. Jane BARKER, daughter of Timothy BARKER and Irene , was born on 8 December 1794 in Branford, New Haven Co., CT. She died in 1858 at the age of 64 in Brooklyn, Kings Co., NY. There is a question as whether it was this Jane Barker of another born in 1794 in Branford, CT, who married Benjamin.

Benjamin LEONARD and Jane BARKER had the following children:



Elizabeth LEONARD.



Catharine LEONARD.






Jane Barker LEONARD.