454. Deborah LEONARD was born on 2 July 1784 in Massachusetts. Deborah married Joseph Grace, Jr., and was the mother of Ambrose, James U., Maria (Mrs. David Brooks) and Betsy (Mrs. Chauncy Brooks).
She was apparently in delicate health in 1804. Quote from her brother, Abel, who was in Springfield, PA, and wrote back to his mother:
..."Give my compliments to Deborah and tell her that I want to hear from her more than my pen is able to express, for I consider her in a dangerous situation though I said nothing, but I thought when I parted with her, never to see her again, but I am in hopes to hear something different from what I have written..."
Deborah LEONARD and Joseph GRACE Jr. were married on 25 November 1802 in West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA. Joseph GRACE Jr., son of Joseph GRACE and Mara SERGEANT, was born on 26 November 1783 in West Springfield, Hampden Co., MA. He died on 9 February 1825 at the age of 41.
Deborah LEONARD and Joseph GRACE Jr. had the following children: