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Lewis Sheridan Leary

Lewis Sheridan Leary

Female - 1859

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  • Born  Y  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Died  16 Oct 1859  Harper's Ferry, Jefferson County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID  I700  Nashville
    Last Modified  20 Jun 2009 

    Married  12 May 1858  [2
    Children 
     1. Loise Leary,   b. 1859
    Last Modified  20 Jun 2009 
    Family ID  F229  Group Sheet

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    Lewis Sheridan Leary
    Lewis Sheridan Leary
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  • Notes  Died:
    • he and four other black men were killed in John Brown's assault on the federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Va

  • Sources 
    1. [S136] Lewis Sheridan Leary. Wikipedia. Cited 20 June 2009 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_Sheridan_Leary.

    2. [S135] Scott, Mark. "Langston Hughes of Kansas." Kansas History 3 (1980): 3-25. http://www.kshs.org/publicat/history/1980spring_scott.htm.