Lena Loretta McCombs

1861–1928 (Age 66)
Diablo, Contra Costa, California, United States

The Life of Lena Loretta

When Lena Loretta McCombs was born on 30 August 1861, in Diablo, Contra Costa, California, United States, her father, Benjamin Franklin McCombs, was 32 and her mother, Nancy Lavina Lear, was 22. She married Frank Leibrandt on 31 October 1883, in King, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Vallejo Township, Sonoma, California, United States in 1910 and Brookdale, Pierce, Washington, United States in 1920. She died on 9 June 1928, in Bellingham, Whatcom, Washington, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Nooksack, Whatcom, Washington, United States.

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Lena Loretta McCombs
Frank Leibrandt
Marriage: 31 October 1883
Laura Leibrant
Bruce Leibrandt
Violet Leibrandt
Lillie May Leibrandt
Myrtle Leibrant
John Franklin Leibrant
Daisy Birdie Leibrant
Charles Albert Leibrandt

Spouse & Children

31 October 1883
King, Washington, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1869 · Transcontinental Railroad Reaches San Francisco

Age 8

The first transcontinental railroad reached San Francisco in 1869. The Western Pacific Railroad Company built the track from Oakland to Sacramento. The Central Pacific Railroad Company of California built the section from Sacramento to Promontory Summit Utah. The railroad linked isolated California to the rest of the country which had far-reaching effects on the social and economical development of the state.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 20

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of McComb , formed with the redundant addition of the English patronymic ending -s.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Lena Leibbrandt in household of Frank Leibbrandt, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lena Leibbrant in household of Solomon Leibbrant, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lena Leibrandt, "United States Census, 1910"

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