James M Lefler

about 1840–
Mohawk, Montgomery, New York, United States

The Life of James M

When James M Lefler was born about 1840, in Mohawk, Montgomery, New York, United States, his father, William Lefler, was 32 and his mother, Nancy van Deusen, was 24. He lived in Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

William Lefler
1808–1880
Nancy van Deusen
1816–1893
Mary Lefler
1837–
Sarah M Lefler
1839–
James M Lefler
1840–
Martha L Lefler
1842–
Alonzo Lefler
1844–
Emily Lefler
1844–
Josephine Lefler
1848–1922
Joseph Lefler
1849–
Winfield Scott Lefler
1851–
William M Lefler
1854–
Emula Lefler
1857–
Sydney Lefler
1852–
Frank Lefler
1856–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

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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Sources (3)

  • James M Lefler in household of William Lefler, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James M Lefler in household of William Lefler, "United States Census, 1860"
  • James Leffler in household of William Leffler, "New York, State Census, 1865"

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