James M Lefler

Maleabout 1840–

Brief Life History of James M

When James M Lefler was born about 1840, in Mohawk, Montgomery, New York, United States, his father, William Lefler, was 33 and his mother, Nancy van Deusen, was 25. He lived in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

William Lefler
Nancy van Deusen
Mary Lefler
Sarah M Lefler
James M Lefler
about 1840–
Martha L Lefler
Alonzo Lefler
Emily Lefler
Josephine Lefler
Joseph Lefler
Winfield Scott Lefler
William M Lefler
Emula Lefler
Sydney Lefler
Frank Lefler

Sources (7)

  • James M Lefler in household of William Lefler, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James M Lefler in household of William Lefler, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: James Madison Lefler - Government record: Census record: birth-name: James Madison Lefler

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Siblings (13)

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World Events (8)


Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1872 · The First National Park

Age 32

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Loeffler .

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

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