Contains 11 Results:
Narrative Genealogy compiled by Morris Evans Leeds, with preface dated 1947. Quotes many primary sources, including wills. Families include Leeds, Maule, Lake, Evans, Scull, Risley, Baldwin, Conard. This is a xerox copy of a typed original--copy made 6/5/1962.
Statistical Genealogy compiled by Morris Evans Leeds, containing complete lists of descendants for five of his great-great-grandfathers: Japheth Leeds (1710-1781), Thomas Maule (1720-1765), Joshua Baldwin (1721-1800), Edward Conard (1738-1824), and Isaac Evans (1732-1782). Descendants are numbered chronologically throughout the genealogy, and dates of birth and death are given wherever possible.
Coat of arms for Leeds family painted by Margaret J. Marshall. Short piece with biographical information about Margaret Marshall. Letter and newspaper clipping related to Leeds family coat of arms.
Photostat of 1687 almanac by Daniel Leeds. Photostat of will of Daniel Leeds. Letter from Francis R Taylor to Morris E. Leeds re: Daniel Leeds almanac and membership in Society of Friends. More information about Daniel Leeds.
Papers relating to other Daniel Leeds: A transcript of a letter about the possible son of the first Daniel Leeds. Text of a funerary reading (?) for a Daniel Leeds of the same era as his brother Japheth Leeds (1710-1781), Letter relating to finances and legal proof of will of Japhet [sic] Leeds, with Daniel Leeds as Executor.
Material related to various other Leeds family members, including Thomas and William. Includes correspondence re: research, contemporary copy of will of Japeth Leeds, commonplace book for Rebecca Lake Leeds (1799-1836) along with an accout of her death, and correspondence of Amelia Leeds (1820-1898).