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Leonard Burden
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1844
Marshall County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 8, 1927

La Porte Herald-Argus published 10 Jan 1927, page 2

Leonard Burden

The funeral for Leonard Burden, age 82, who died at the home of his daughter, Mrs Lillie Robbins, Andrew Avenue at 13th Street, at 4:20 Saturday afternoon, will be held at the Oak Grove Church tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock. The Rev. M. G. Long will officiate, Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery in charge of E. E. Ebbert. The remains may be viewed at the Ebbert Chapel this evening.

Mr Burden was born in Marshall County, Ind., March 19, 1844. He had lived in Laporte County since 18 years of age. Mr Burden was a retired farmer, He married Rachel Coleman of LaPorte County in 1869.

The deceased man was a member of the Methodist Church as well as the LaPorte Patton post of the Grand Army of the Republic.

He is survived by two daughters, Mrs George Haverstock and Mrs Melvin Robbins, both of LaPorte; one sister, Martha Cummings of Plymouth; 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. His wife passed away 21 years ago.

[Co B, 138th Regiment, Indiana Infantry] 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Edward Burden (1768 - 1853)
  Lavina Mason Burden (1802 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Rachel Coleman Burden (1843 - 1906)
 
 Children:
  Alice Burden Haverstock (1871 - 1957)*
  Lillian Burden Robbins (1884 - 1930)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Burden (1810 - 1883)**
  William Burden (1814 - 1878)**
  Stacy Burden (1820 - 1898)**
  Joseph Edward Burden (1826 - 1894)*
  Nancy Ann Burden Spencer (1827 - 1901)*
  Shadrach Burden (1834 - 1905)*
  Leonard Burden (1844 - 1927)
  Margaret Ann Burden Gerard (1845 - 1926)*
  Martha Ann Burden Cummins (1851 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Oak Grove Cemetery
Mill Creek
La Porte County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Amy Robbins-Tjaden
Originally Created by: Laura Heckman
Record added: Apr 12, 2007
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Leonard Burden
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Co. B. 138th Regiment Indiana Infantry
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