Leman Bronson

15 January 1792–16 March 1855 (Age 63)
New Haven, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Leman

When Leman Bronson was born on 15 January 1792, in New Haven, Connecticut, United States, his father, Jesse Bronson, was 28 and his mother, Esther Osborn, was 26. He married Lucy Brass on 2 January 1817, in Mentor, Lake, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 16 March 1855, in Brownsville, Cass, Michigan, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Taylor, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leman Bronson
Lucy Brass
Marriage: 2 January 1817
Edwin Ruthven Bronson
Tracy Williston Bronson
Emeret Orilla Bronson
Clinton Doneral Bronson
Hadley Lawton Bronson
Wilmer Wharton Bronson
Martha Ann Bronson
Lorenda Elizabeth Bronson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 January 1817Mentor, Lake, Ohio, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 2
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 8
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    Age 20
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Brunson .

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

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    History of Leman and Lucy Bronson

    LEMAN BRONSON AND LUCY BRASS Son of Jesse Bronson and Esther Osborn 1792-1854 Daughter of Garrit Brass and Lucy Matthews 1795 -1847 A few years before the birth of Leman, a war had been fought and wo …

    Sources (49)

    • Lemon Bronson, "United States Census, 1820"
    • Leman Brewer, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
    • Leman Bronson in entry for Martha Ann Ferrin, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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