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Florence K. Milligan Leonard
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1892
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 25, 1956
Albion
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA

Wife of Wellington R. Leonard and mother of John W. Leonard, Ruth Leonard Doolittle, and Irene Leonard Sherman

Ellen Florence Katherine Milligan Leonard was born in Chicago IL to Martin and Mary (Cleary) Milligan, both Irish immigrants. Their surname is recorded as Melligan, Mellican, Milligan, or Melican, variously. She was second youngest of several children: Kattie Melligan 1877
Agnes Milligan Turner 1879
John Milligan 1883 1919
William Melligan 1889
Mabel Milligan Leonard 1893 1936 (Mable married Wellington's brother Ernest Leonard)
Florence worked in a boarding house in Chicago where she met Wellington. They married January 18, 1915. Their son John William Leonard was born Feburary 2, 1916, followed by daughters Ruth Agnes (1918 - 2002) and Irene Mary (1921 - 1997). Florence was a farm wife until cancer took her life on April 25, 1956. 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Cleary Milligan (1857 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  Wellington R. Leonard (1888 - 1979)*
 
 Children:
  John William Leonard (1916 - 2003)*
  John W. Leonard (1916 - 2003)*
  Ruth Agnes Leonard Doolittle (1918 - 2002)*
 
 Sibling:
  Agnes Melligan Turner (1879 - 1960)*
  Florence K. Milligan Leonard (1892 - 1956)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rosehill Cemetery
Eaton Rapids
Eaton County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section H - Lot 2
 
Maintained by: Pdoolittlebrooks
Originally Created by: Sandra Moore
Record added: Feb 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66163230
Florence K. <i>Milligan</i> Leonard
Added by: Sandra Moore
 
Florence K. <i>Milligan</i> Leonard
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Added by: Sandra Moore
 
 
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- Pdoolittlebrooks
 Added: May. 31, 2013
DEAR ANCESTORYour tombstone stands among the rest; Neglected and alone. The name and date are chiseled out On polished, marbled stone. It reaches out to all who care It is too late to mourn. You did not know that I exist You died and I was born. Yet each ...(Read more)
- Pdoolittlebrooks
 Added: Nov. 21, 2012
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- Sandra Moore
 Added: Feb. 26, 2011
 
 
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