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Leroy Root

Male 1840 - 1905  (64 years)


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  • Name Leroy Root  [1
    Gender Male 
    Born 21 August 1840  Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cemetery Kansas Center Cemetery  [3
    Residence(s) 1850: Wellington, Lorain Co., Ohio
    1860: Allegan twp., Allegan Co, Michigan
    1863: Martin, Allegan, Michigan
    1870: Mound Valley, Labette Co., Kansas
    1875: Rice Co., Kansas
    1880: Lincoln twp., Rice Co., Kansas
    1885-1900: Victoria twp., Rice Co., Kansas  [4, 5, 6
    Died 7 July 1905  Little River, Rice Co., Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Frederick, Rice Co., Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
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    Person ID I425  Angus Saline's Genealogy
    Last Modified 12 August 2012 

    Father William Russell Root,   b. 20 September 1799, Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 August 1873, Victory, Mason Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Clarissa Serena Terrill,   b. December 1805, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 January 1873, Allegan, Allegan Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 11 November 1826  Salem, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F287  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Jenny May Land,   b. 2 December 1859, Canton, Lewis Co., Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 December 1920, Frederick, Rice Co., Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 1879  Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Syrena Deliliah Root,   b. 28 March 1880, Rice Co., Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 February 1915, Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     2. Benjamin LeGrande Root,   b. about 1882
     3. Albert Henry Root,   b. August 1884
    +4. Bertha May Root,   b. 28 December 1884, Little River, Rice Co., Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 June 1963, Otsego, Allegan Co., Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Jasper Leroy Root,   b. August 1887, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Effie Armania Root,   b. January 1890, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Daisy Lenorah Root,   b. about 1892, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. before 1900  (Age ~ 7 years)
     8. Amy Marie Root,   b. April 1898, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F280  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Fought with Co. D of the 1st MI Engineers & Mechanics in the Civil War. Mustered in 24 Sep 1861 at Grand Rapids for 3 years, age 27. Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate of disability at Huntsville, Ala. July 18, 1862.
      Enlisted in Co B, 13th MI Inf, 4 Feb 1864 in Allegan for 3 years at the age of 18. Mustered out Louisville, KY, July 25, 1865

  • Sources 
    1. [S2604] Michigan Deaths and Burials Index, 1867-1995.

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