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Dr Charles Augustus Leale
Birth: Mar. 26, 1842
New York, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1932
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Civil War Union Army Medical Surgeon. He was an Union Army surgeon fresh out of medical school when he arrived at Ford's Theatre after President Abraham Lincoln was shot. The first medical man on the scene, his quick efforts temporarily saved President Lincoln's life, which allowed Lincoln to live until the next morning. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Rebecca Medwin Copcutt Leale (1842 - 1923)*
 
 Children:
  Medwin Leale (1874 - 1934)*
  Loyal Leale (1879 - 1952)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakland Cemetery
Yonkers
Westchester County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Mar 21, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 4850
Dr Charles Augustus Leale
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Dr Charles Augustus Leale
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Dr Charles Augustus Leale
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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Although futile thank you for coming to the assistance of President Lincoln the night of April 14th 1865. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Mar. 26, 2016

- Mike Burson
 Added: Feb. 25, 2016
Companion #03622 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Nov. 23, 2015
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