Thomas C. Leeman

29 July 1835–29 January 1895 (Age 59)
Winnegance, Phippsburg, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States

The Life of Thomas C.

When Thomas C. Leeman was born on 29 July 1835, in Winnegance, Phippsburg, Sagadahoc, Maine, United States, his father, Samuel Leeman, was 29 and his mother, Caroline Hall, was 28. He married Alvira Jane Johnson on 18 March 1862, in Bailey Island, Harpswell, Cumberland, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. He registered for military service in 1862. He died on 29 January 1895, in Harpswell, Cumberland, Maine, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Harpswell, Cumberland, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas C. Leeman
1835–1895
Alvira Jane Johnson
1840–1919
Marriage: 18 March 1862
Thomas Ira Leeman
1862–1913
Willie Ralmond Leeman
1865–1883
Orrin Vickery Leeman
1867–1917
Elisha S. Leeman
1870–1962
George F. Leeman
1872–1935
Charles Burton Leeman
1874–1957
Scott Morse Leeman
1877–1942
Almira Mida Leeman
1881–1960

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 March 1862
Bailey Island, Harpswell, Cumberland, Maine, United States
children

(8)

    Thomas Ira Leeman

    Male1862–1913Male

    Willie Ralmond Leeman

    Male1865–1883Male

    Orrin Vickery Leeman

    Male1867–1917Male

    Male1870–1962Male

    George F. Leeman

    Male1872–1935Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1838 · The Aroostook War

Age 3

An international incident referred to as the Aroostook War or "Pork and Beans War". The conflict resulted as part of an international boundary dispute between the United States. Although several British soldiers were captured, nobody was killed during the war. In fact, local militia units did not engage in any significant combat. One of the most dramatic events was actually when two Canadian militia were injured by Black Bears.
1854

Age 19

Historical Boundaries - 1854: Sagadahoc, Maine, United States

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: status name for a feudal tenant or vassal, leenman. Compare Lehmann 1.2 English: variant of Leaman .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas C Leman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Thomas C Leernan, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Thomas C Leeman, "Maine, State Archive Collections, 1718-1957"

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