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Leonard Amos Wylie
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1869
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 1957
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Wylie
Illinois relative this week received word of the death on August 3 in Los Angeles, Calif., of Leonard A. Wylie, aged nearly 90. The remains will be cremated and the ashes will later be returned to Illinois City where brief graveside services will be held.
The son of William J. and Elizabeth Wylie, the deceased was born Oct. 4, 1867, at Illinois City. He was married to Josie Pullen who became the mother of their two children, William and Leon A. William died in Salina, Jan., and Leon in Illinois City.
For a number of years Mr. Wylie taught school and was at one time principal of the school at Coal Valley. He later was with the Underwood Typewriter Co. and for 35 years had made his home in California.
Mr. Wylie is survived by four grandchildren, Mrs. Dorothy Morrison of Reynolds, Noah of San Pedro, Calif., Merle of Illinois City and Jean Smith of Milan; and five great-grandchildren. He was married twice and both wives preceded him in death as did a numner of brothers and sisters.
Source: Reynolds Press dated 8/9/1957.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William J. Wylie (1833 - 1875)
  Elizabeth Mourning Griffin Wylie (1825 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Josie Pullen Bendle (1872 - 1904)
 
 Children:
  William Wylie (1894 - 1924)*
  Leonard A Wylie (1894 - 1952)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Crawford Tyler (1844 - 1928)**
  Archibald Griffin Tyler (1846 - 1921)**
  Missouri A. Tyler Pardee (1848 - 1877)**
  John Knox Tyler (1850 - 1876)**
  Elizabeth May Tyler LeQuatte (1853 - 1900)**
  Charles Pennington Tyler (1855 - 1901)**
  Edward King Tyler (1859 - 1940)**
  Henry Lyons Tyler (1861 - 1946)**
  Mary Catherine Wylie Kennelly (1867 - 1953)*
  Leonard Amos Wylie (1869 - 1957)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Illinois City Cemetery
Illinois City
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Ashes
 
Created by: Dianna Powell Martin
Record added: Mar 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106622996
Leonard Amos Wylie
Added by: Dianna Powell Martin
 
Leonard Amos Wylie
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