When Matilda Jane Templin was born in February 1828, in Ross, Ohio, United States, her father, James Templin, was 36 and her mother, Margaret B Stewart, was 30. She married Walter Julian Leffingwell on 7 April 1851. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Davis, Kansas, United States in 1870 and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1900. She died after 1900.
German: habitational name from a place so named in Brandenburg, of Slavic origin.