467. Orrin LEONARD212 was born on 26 April 1801 in Paris, NY. He died on 29 September 1871 at the age of 70 in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY. Most of his life was spent in Taylor, Cortland Co., NY, where he was postmaster for many years. Self-educated and a great reader, he was a man of few words but a clear thinker and close reasoner. He was a shoemaker by trade, very industrious and accumulated some property.
On 25 Aug 1838 he signed an affadavit at Solon in Cortland, Co., NY, stating that the widow of Amos Leonard, Revolutionary War veteran, was living with him.