Cynthia Leach

about 1841–21 February 1861 (Age 20)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Cynthia

When Cynthia Leach was born about 1841, in Ohio, United States, her father, Zenas Britton Leach, was 25 and her mother, Mary Pratt, was 21. She lived in Green Creek, Sandusky, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 21 February 1861, at the age of 20.

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Family Time Line

Zenas Britton Leach
1816–1876
Mary Pratt
1820–1900
Silas Pratt Leach
1839–1914
Cynthia Leach
1841–1861
Joanna Austin Leach
1842–1904
Earnest Leach
1846–1918
Harriet Josephine Leach
1847–1932
Mary E. Leach
1850–1898
Alice Rosella Leach
1852–1889
Albert Zenas Leach
1854–1927
Helen Leach
1860–
George Z Leach
1862–1948
Florence Myrtle Leach
1866–1918

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World Events (2)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 19

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a physician, Old English lǣce, from the medieval medical practice of ‘bleeding’, often by applying leeches to the sick person. 2. topographic name for someone who lived by a boggy stream, from an Old English læcc, or a habitational name from Eastleach or Northleach in Gloucestershire, named with the same Old English element.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Cynthia Seach in household of Zenas Seach, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Cynthia Leach - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Cynthia Leach

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