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Alfretta Jane "Jennie" Pressler Leaman
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Birth: Oct. 24, 1864
Whitley County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 19, 1937
Whitley County
Indiana, USA

Jennie's parents are: Valentine Pressler (1830-1894) and Diana Dupler (1837-1923)

She had 12 siblings:
-Elmira Jane (1856-1874)
-John Anderson (1858-1941)
-Samuel Douglas (1860-1939)
-Hannah Alice (1862-1926)
-Jonathan Henry (1866-1928)
-Emerson Pierce (1868-1948)
-David Cyrus (1870-1942)
-Marion Wayne (1872-1951)
-Eli Willard (1874-1954)
-Bayard Mosby (1877-1954)
-Charles Hancock (1879-1927)
-Valentine Landis (1882-1955)

*Jennie was 5th oldest

She married twice:

Marriage 1: Charles Clinton Stewart (1863-1909)
Married: November 17, 1883 in Miami County, Indiana
They had 2 children:
-Cleveland Henry (1884-1973)
-Frank Laota (1887-1963)

They divorced September 12, 1891 in Whitley County,Indiana

Marriage 2: Harcanis C. Leaman (1864-1930)
Married: March 19, 1893 in Whitley County, Indiana
They did not have children
She became a widow in 1930 because Harcanis had a cut on his knee from an axe and it became infected and killed him.

Harcanis owned the Crooked Lake Farm, which was passed on to Cleveland Stewart. Cleveland's widow, Lillie Ethel Riddle Stewart, sold the farm to the State of Indiana and it is now a Nature Preserve, on Crooked Lake, Whitley County, Indiana.

Jennie died during surgery removing gallbladder cancer. 
Family links: 
  Valentine Pressler (1830 - 1894)
  Dianna Dupler Pressler (1837 - 1923)
  Harcanis C. Leaman (1864 - 1930)*
  Cleveland Henry Stewart (1884 - 1973)*
  John A. Pressler (1858 - 1941)*
  Samuel Douglas Pressler (1860 - 1939)*
  Alfretta Jane Pressler Leaman (1864 - 1937)
*Calculated relationship
w/o Harcanis
South Park Cemetery
Columbia City
Whitley County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Annex A-41-7
Maintained by: Jennifer Stewart
Originally Created by: Jim Cox
Record added: Jul 09, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28161651
Alfretta Jane Jennie <i>Pressler</i> Leaman
Added by: Jennifer Stewart
Alfretta Jane Jennie <i>Pressler</i> Leaman
Added by: Jennifer Stewart
Alfretta Jane Jennie <i>Pressler</i> Leaman
Added by: Jennifer Stewart
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Rest in peace great great grandma
- Jennifer Stewart
 Added: Aug. 20, 2009

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