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Anselm Leigh
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Birth: May 14, 1824
Georgia, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1905
Georgia, USA

Parents: Anselm Leigh & Eleanor Drane

Story: Per, Colonel Patrick Henry Brewster, son-in-law of Anselm Leigh, he passed away at 4:30 p.m. while running to catch a train with his grandson, Howell Brewster, at the Georgia Railroad depot.
Colonel Brewster married Laura Leigh and was a lawyer with the law firm Dorsey,Brewster & Howell. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Anselm Bugg Leigh (1794 - 1853)
  Mary Eleanor Drane Leigh (1795 - 1866)
 
 Spouse:
  Margeret Jane Alexander Leigh (1826 - 1873)
 
 Children:
  Anselm Leigh (1854 - 1906)*
  Joseph Leigh (1863 - 1924)*
 
 Sibling:
  A Benjamin Leigh (1818 - 1898)*
  Anselm Leigh (1824 - 1905)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CO A
12 GA BN ARTY
Newnan ARTY
CSA
1824
1905

A friend to his country and to....
 
Burial:
Oak Hill Cemetery
Newnan
Coweta County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section 17
 
Maintained by: Glynnda Kennedy Wesson
Originally Created by: Donna Kotasek-McElroy
Record added: Jul 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40053109
Anselm Leigh
Added by: Mike Dover
 
Anselm Leigh
Added by: Donna Kotasek-McElroy
 
Anselm Leigh
Added by: Donna Kotasek-McElroy
 
 
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- Mike Dover
 Added: Apr. 7, 2012

- Lanie
 Added: Jun. 30, 2011
 
 
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