1411. Nahum Kingman LEONARD327 was born on 24 September 1825 in West Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA. He died on 4 January 1891 at the age of 65 in Bridgewater, Plymouth Co., MA. He graduated from the State Normal School at Bridgewater, then studied for the law. He was admitted to the bar in 1852. He removed to the west and returned to MA at the beginning of the Civil War. He became a captain of Company I, 58th MA Brigade in 1864 and Judge Advocate of the Second Division of the 9th Army Corps in 1865. In 1872 he was appointed superintendent of the State Work House at Bridgewater, where he served until his resignation in 1884. He was writing a history of the 58th MA Brigade.
Nahum Kingman LEONARD and Phebe J. COWEN had the following children: