Patrick Leyden

Male14 March 1774–23 July 1855

Brief Life History of Patrick

Patrick Leyden was born on 14 March 1774, in Ireland as the son of Leyden. He married Mary Edwards on 7 March 1818. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in New Albany Circuit, Floyd, Indiana, United States in 1850. He died on 23 July 1855, in New Albany Township, Floyd, Indiana, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Leyden Cemetery, New Albany, Floyd, Indiana, United States.

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Patrick Leyden
Mary Edwards
Marriage: 7 March 1818
Sarah Ann Leyden
John F Leyden
Jane Leyden
Mary E Leyden
Martha Drucilla Leyden
Charles C Leyden
Aaron David Leyden
Andrew Leyden
Harriet J Leyden
Zerelda E Leyden
Frances Marion "Fannie" Leyden
Isaac P Leyden
Theodore E Leyden

Sources (7)

  • Patrick Leyden, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Patrick Leyden, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Patrick Leyden, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    7 March 1818
  • Children (13)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

    1776 · The Declaration to the King

    Age 2

    """At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""


    Age 24

    Battle of Antrim.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Connor, Donovan.

    Irish: variant of Lydon .

    Dutch (Van Leyden): habitational name for someone from the city of Leiden.

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

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