|Birth: ||Aug. 19, 1865|
|Death: ||Feb. 28, 1948|
Asa was an only child of parents Archibald Thomas Lea and Margaret Newton. He married Georgia Fisher about 1890 and they had one child, son Sherry. Georgia died sometime between 1910-1920. Asa went on to marry the woman who owned the boarding house he was living in, Ellen (Nelle) Mefford, sometime between 1920-1924. They had one child, son John. Asa was the publisher/owner of the Columbus Advocate newspaper in Columbus, Kansas. He was also the manager of the Ancient Order of Pyramids in Kansas City, Missouri for a time. He died from heart failure due to an aortic aneurysm.
Archibald Thomas Lea (1840 - 1924)
Margaret Newton Lea (1845 - 1910)
Rose Ellen Mefford Lea (1880 - 1944)
Sherry Evelyn Lea (1891 - 1965)*
John T. Lea (1923 - 1994)*
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Maintained by: Michelle Shreve
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: May 11, 2010
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