Leon Widrig Stewart

Leon Widrig Stewart

Male 1880 - 1966  (86 years)

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  • Name Leon Widrig Stewart  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Born 14 Apr 1880  Sandy Creek, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Apr 1966  Sunland, Los Angeles, California, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 8, 9
    Age 86 years 
    Person ID I7633  Tree2020
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 

    Father Ancestors Thomas Rubelis Stewart Married: 2x2x ,   b. 23 Feb 1841, Richland Township, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1922  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Eleanor Jane Lighthall,   b. 15 Apr 1848, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1915  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 2 Feb 1865  [14, 15, 16, 17
    Family ID F3426  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father William S. Widrig,   b. Abt 1856 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Sarah Adeline Clark,   b. 14 May 1853, Boylston, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1935, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F50103  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ancestors Lenora Brown,   b. 30 May 1875,   d. 10 Jan 1915, Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 1900  [3, 10, 18, 19
    Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Wednesday, March 21, 1900 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - Stewart - Brown - A very pretty wedding occurred at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. A. M. Brown, Wednesday evening, March 14, when then daughter, Lenora L. was united in marriage to Mr. Leon W. Stewart. The ceremony was performed promptly at 7:30 by the Rev. C. H. Guile, pastor of the M. E. church. The residence was beautifully decorated for the occasion with evergreen, bunting, and flags. At the appointed hour the bridal party entered the parlor to the strains of the wedding march played by Mrs. Fred Austin and took their place under a beautifully arranged arch. The bride was attired in a silver gray costume trimmed with velvet and white silk. They were attended by Miss Katie Grimshaw, of Mannsville and Miss Minnie Orton, of Richland. After the ceremony a sumptuous banquet was served. The bride is an accomplished young lady, the groom is a young man and is spoken of very highly by all who know him. The bride and groom were the recipients of many beautiful and costly presents. The guests from out of town were Mr. and Mrs. L. Stewart, Syracuse; Mr. and Mrs. L. Wilds, Mr. and Mrs. Bloodgood, Mexico; Mt and Mrs. Ed. Stewart, New Haven; Mr. and Mrs. Charles Ackley and family, Adams Center; Mr. and Mrs. H. J. Allen, Ellis village; Mr. and Mrs. William Orton, Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Harmon, Miss Minnie Orton, Richland; Miss Ida Sharp, Lorraine, and Miss Kate Grimshaw, Mannsville. The guests numbering about sixty repaired to their homes after wishing Mr. and Mrs. Stewart a pleasant voyage over life's sea. Mr. and Mrs. Stewart will be at home, one and one half miles east of Pulaski after April 1st.
    Children 
     1. Sarah Eleanor Stewart,   b. 1907, Syracuse, New york Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1907  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
     2. Thomas Albert Stewart,   b. 1902,   d. May 1902  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F2427  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ancestors Louise Anne Smith,   b. 11 Sep 1881, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1968  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 5 Jun 1931 
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F2428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Thursday May 26, 1966 Pulaski Democrat - Leon Stewart Dies in Calif. - Leon W. Stewart, 86, of 7823 Forsythe St. Sunland Calif. died April 25, at Tujunja, Calif. Memorial services were held a Bade Chapel in Turjunga on April 28, with burial in Inglewood Park Cemetery. Mr. Stewart was born April 14, 1880 in the town of Sandy Creek. He became the foster son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Stewart of Pulaski in the spring of 1884. In 1900 he married Nora Brown who passed away on Jan 10 1915. In August 1917 he entered the 2nd O.T.C at Fort Niagra, NY and was made 1st LT. and in February 1919 he was ordered to Siberia to join the American Expeditionary Force. He was assigned to the 31st US inf. Co. G and placed in command of a Prisoner of War Camp in Vladivostok. In April 1920, he was transferred to Ft. McKinley near Manilla PL. He requested discharge from the Army and was sent back to the US receiving his discharge at San Francisco Calif. on July 10 1920. From there he went to Las Angeles. He married Louise A. Smith on June 5 1931, who survives him.

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