Peter Leopold LeCleir

31 August 1867–17 July 1953 (Age 85)

The Life of Peter Leopold

Peter Leopold LeCleir was born on 31 August 1867, in Belgium as the son of Frank LeCleir and Christine De Metsenaere. He married Amelia Cornelia Emily Lievens on 1 March 1897, in Atkinson, Henry, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Arthur, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States in 1930 and Goetz, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States in 1940. He died on 17 July 1953, in Sigel, Wood, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Saint Rose Cemetery, Cadott, Chippewa, Wisconsin, United States.

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Peter Leopold LeCleir
Amelia Cornelia Emily Lievens
Marriage: 1 March 1897
Frank Bernard Lecleir
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August John Lecleir
Aloysius Henry Lecleir
Cornelia Christine Lecleir
Mary Christine LeCleir
Frederick John Lecleir
Rena Lecleir
Arthur Albert Lecleir
Andrew Raymond LeCleir
Florence Blanche LeCleir

Spouse and Children


    Amelia Cornelia Emily Lievens


1 March 1897
Atkinson, Henry, Illinois, United States


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Frank LeCleir


    Christine De Metsenaere




World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1870 · P.T. Barnum's Circus Established in Wisconsin

Age 3

P.T. Barnum's Grand Traveling Museum, Menagerie, Caravan & Hippodrome was established in Delavan, Wisconsin in 1870.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

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

Part-translation of French Leclair .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Peter Leclaire, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Peter Leclair, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Peter Leclair, "United States Census, 1930"

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