Eighth Generation

2691. Nathan Ransom LEONARD was born on 29 November 1832 in OH. He died in 1917 at the age of 85. He was buried in Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Butte, MT. In the 1860 Census, he was living in Yellow Springs, Des Moines Co., IA, with his wife and two children, Levi and May.

In the 1885 Iowa Census, he was a professor at I.S.U. The family was living in Iowa City, Johnson Co., IA. He was head of the mathematics dept. at Iowa State University from 1860 to 1887. He started the Montana School of Mines at Butte in 1900. He wrote a 26 page genealogy in 1908.

Elizabeth HEIZER was born about 1833 in OH.

Nathan Ransom LEONARD and Elizabeth HEIZER had the following children:



Levi Otto LEONARD.



Minnie E. LEONARD was born on 15 January 1857 in IA. She died in 1928 at the age of 71. In the 1885 Iowa Census, she was a teacher living with her parents in Iowa City.



Charles Ransom LEONARD.



Frank Mills LEONARD.



Margaret LEONARD was born on 30 January 1870. She died on 4 March 1885 at the age of 15.