Waterloo Region Generations
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Leah Martin

Female 1879 - 1959  (80 years)


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  • Name Leah Martin 
    Born 11 Apr 1879  Belfort, Lewis, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Leah Steria 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-10685 
    Died 14 May 1959  Croghan, Lewis, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I10685  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father John Martin,   b. 1845, Frankreich, , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1932, Croghan, Lewis, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Barbara Bast,   b. 1855, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1920, Croghan, Lewis, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1878  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F13504  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Daniel Steria,   b. 9 May 1879, Croghan, Lewis, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1949, Croghan, Lewis, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 23 Oct 1902  [1
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F13826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Steria, Leah, daughter of John and Barbara (Bast) Martin, was born near Belfort, N. Y., April 11, 1879; died at her home in Croghan, N. Y., May 14, 1959; aged 80 y. 1 m. 3 d. She was married on Oct. 23, 1902, to Daniel Steria, who died Feb. 16, 1949. Surviving are 4 daughters (Ada-Mrs. Jacob Lehman, Croghan; Bertha-Mrs. Benjamin Lehman, Lowville, N.Y.; Barbara-Mrs. Dan Boes, Croghan; and Mary Steria, at home), 5 sons (Benjamin, Potsdam, N. Y.; Ralph and Alvin, Croghan; and Daniel and Richard, Carthage, N. Y.), 24 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, 3 sisters (Mrs. Lena Widrick, Mrs. Mary Jackson, and Emma-Mrs. Ben Lehman, all of Croghan), and 3 brothers (John, Croghan; Joseph and Ben, Lowville). Twin sons also preceded her in death. She was a member of the Croghan C. M. Church, where funeral services were held May 17, in charge of Lloyd Boshart and Leon Martin.

      Gospel Herald, Oct 13, 1959

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Oct 13, 1959 - Obituary of Leah Martin.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Barbara Bast Born: Wellesley Township Age: 22 Father: George Bast Mother: Magdalena Bast Born: abt 1856 Spouse: Johannes Marlin Age: 32 born: Frankreich France Father: Andreas Martin Mother: Barbara Martin married 24 Jan 1878 married: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Apr 1879 - Belfort, Lewis, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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