William Leachman

Male1795–30 August 1858

Brief Life History of William

When William Leachman was born in 1795, in Fauquier, Virginia, United States, his father, George Leachman, was 25 and his mother, Mary Flynn, was 20. He married Mary Ann Reeves on 7 February 1818, in Mason, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 30 August 1858, in Monroe Township, Putnam, Indiana, United States, at the age of 63.

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William Leachman
Mary Ann Reeves
Marriage: 7 February 1818
Elizabeth Leachman
James A Leachman
John L Leachman
Andrew Or Andrea Leachman
Darius Leachman M.D.
Christopher Columbus Leachman
Melvin Leachman
Mary Jane Leachman
Ellen Leachman

Sources (6)

  • William Leachman, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • William Leachman, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • William Leachman, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 February 1818Mason, Kentucky, United States
  • Children (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 5

    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 8

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.


    Age 17

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning


    occupational name for a physician's servant, from Leach 1 + Middle English man ‘manservant’.

    topographic name for someone who lived by a stream or wet place, Middle English leche, lache + man. See Letcher .

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

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