Henry Abraham Leaman

27 August 1808–25 March 1839 (Age 30)
East Lampeter Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Henry Abraham

When Henry Abraham Leaman was born on 27 August 1808, in East Lampeter Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Benjamin Bowman Leaman, was 21 and his mother, Catherine Diffenbaugh Kreider, was 19. He married Barbara Horst Buckwalter in 1830, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 25 March 1839, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 30, and was buried in Mellinger Mennonite Cemetery, East Lampeter Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Abraham Leaman
1808–1839
Barbara Horst Buckwalter
1812–1897
Marriage: 1830
David Buckwalter Leaman
1831–1909
Catherine Buckwalter Leaman
1832–
Maria Buckwalter Leaman
1834–1870
Benjamin Buckwalter Leaman
1836–1922
Susanna Buckwalter Leaman
1838–1838

Spouse and Children

    Male1808–1839Male

    Barbara Horst Buckwalter

    Female1812–1897Female

MARRIAGE
1830
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(5)

    David Buckwalter Leaman

    Male1831–1909Male

    Catherine Buckwalter Leaman

    Female1832–Female

    Maria Buckwalter Leaman

    Female1834–1870Female

    Male1836–1922Male

    Susanna Buckwalter Leaman

    Female1838–1838Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Male1808–1839Male

    John Kreider Leaman

    Male1810–1882Male

    Barbara Kreider Leaman

    Female1811–1812Female

    Benjamin Kreider Leaman

    Male1813–1891Male

    Female1815–1883Female

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1812

Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 4

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 11

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name or nickname Lefman ( see Lemon ).2 Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Lehmann .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Abraham Leaman, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • Abraham Leaman, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"
  • Abraham Leaman, "Find A Grave Index"

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