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Walter Leake
Birth: May 20, 1762
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1825
Clinton
Hinds County
Mississippi, USA

Governor of Mississippi, U.S. Senator. A Revolutionary War veteran, Walter Leake served in the Virginia Legislature and was later appointed Judge of the Mississippi Territory. Leake was the first U.S. Senator from Mississippi and the third Governor of the state. At the time of Leake's death the town that is now Clinton was named Mt. Salus. (bio by: NatalieMaynor) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Wingfield Leake*
 
 Children:
  Susan Wingfield Leake Johnston (1788 - 1861)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Leake Family Cemetery
Clinton
Hinds County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: NatalieMaynor
Record added: Dec 22, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12764991
Walter Leake
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Walter Leake
Added by: NatalieMaynor
 
Walter Leake
Added by: NatalieMaynor
 
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