Monterey Leroy Leach

27 May 1849–12 March 1913 (Age 63)
Leon, Cattaraugus, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Monterey Leroy

When Monterey Leroy Leach was born on 27 May 1849, in Leon, Cattaraugus, New York, United States, his father, Allen Leach, was 22 and his mother, Mary Brand, was 25. He married Harriet A. Calkins on 5 July 1873, in Hortonville, Outagamie, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Qu'Appelle, South Qu'Appelle No. 157, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1906 and Kootenay County, British Columbia, Canada in 1911. He died on 12 March 1913, in Grand Forks, Kootenay Boundary, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 63, and was buried in Grand Forks, Kootenay Boundary, British Columbia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Monterey Leroy Leach
1849–1913
Harriet A. Calkins
1853–1913
Marriage: 5 July 1873
Milford L. Leach
1872–1888
Edith Luella Leach
1875–1948
Edith Leach
1876–
James E. Leach
1877–1970
James Leach
1878–
Alnetta Leach
1880–1944
Mary Rebecca Leach
1883–1948
Clarence Leach
1884–1952
Matilda Eveline Leach
1887–1952
Evaline Leach
1888–
Milton Leach
1891–1953
Milton Leach
1892–

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World Events (8)

1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party
Age 5
A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863
Age 14
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
Age 17
The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

(1997: 15956;2007: 33154; 2010: 44581)English: occupational name for a physician, from Middle English leche, lache ‘physician’ (Old English lǣce ‘leech; physician, blood-letter, surgeon’). The name refers to the medieval medical practice of bleeding, typically by applying leeches to a patient. The surname is recorded in the late 14th-century Poll Tax Returns for men whose occupation is stated as medicus ‘physician’, or occasionally spicer (spicers acted as apothecaries), but some men named le Leche have unrelated occupations including cultor ‘cultivator, farm laborer’, which suggests that leche could refer to an amateur ‘medicine man’ who supplied folk remedies.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Lachner
Leetch
Leachman
Latch
Leitch
Leech

Sources (12)

  • Monte* Leach, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Montereg L. Leach, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"
  • Monty Leach in entry for Mary Rebecca Brau, "Canada, British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993"

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