James Leitch

1869–before 1950 (Age 81)
Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of James

James Leitch was born in 1869, in Scotland, United Kingdom. He lived in East Jordan, Charlevoix, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. He died before 1950, at the age of 80.

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James Leitch
1869–1950
Cora B. Woolford
1859–1950

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1874 · Patronage abolished in the Church of Scotland.

Age 5

The Church Patronage Act 1874 was passed by Parliament and amended and altered the laws relating to the Appointment of Ministers to Parishes in Scotland. Paragraphs spelled out definitions to prevent the Act being subverted by processes used by Patrons and clarified that the Church of Scotland would decide on the qualifications required for Ministers.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Scottish: occupational name for a physician ( see Leach 1).

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

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Sources (2)

  • James Leitch, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Leitch, "United States Census, 1940"

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