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Alice Dorothy Leonard
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Birth: Feb. 11, 1912
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1928
Mayfield Heights
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA

residence: Woodrow Rd.
age: 15
mother: Martin and Margaret (Dillon) Leonard
cause of death: automobile accident

Alice was walking home from a basketball game down SOM Center Rd. on a snowy evening when she was struck and killed by a car. The driver did not report the accident, so she remained missing until April.
When the driver was found, he could not be punished as it was then legal to not report an accident. The Cleveland Automobile Club lobbied successfully to have the law changed.

Name: Leonard, Alice D.
Date: Apr 3 1928
Source: Source unknown; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #050.
Notes: Leonard-Alice D., age 16 years, beloved daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Martin Leonard, and sister of Thomas. Remains at De Vand Funeral Home, 11130 Euclid Avenue. Funeral notice later.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Martin T Leonard (1890 - 1971)
  Margaret Dillon Leonard (1892 - 1944)
 
 Sibling:
  Alice Dorothy Leonard (1912 - 1928)
  Thomas M Leonard (1914 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: cypressgreen
Record added: Mar 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67365545
Alice Dorothy Leonard
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- JP Strizzi
 Added: May. 18, 2014

- cypressgreen
 Added: Aug. 17, 2011
 
 
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