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William Leak
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Birth: Jun. 11, 1802
Bracken County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1845
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA

Son of Robert and Susannah (Leak) Leak. Husband of Eliza (Kitch) Leak.
From an article on the Vieley Cemetery written by Roscoe Leak in 1956: The first burial of which there is a record in Union Township was made in the Cundiff Cemetery. William Leak entered the land on which this cemetery is located. His mother-in-law, Mrs. Nancy Duncan, came from Kentucky for a visit in May of 1835. One day she went to visit the family of Lewis Leak who lived a short distance away. As she was returning, a storm came up. She ran to reach home before the storm broke. The exertion caused a heart attack and she died - and the little Cundiff Cemetery was started. A few years later, William Leak, the farm owner died and his interment was the second. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Eliza Kitch Cundiff (1808 - 1864)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Frances Leak Vieley (1826 - 1906)*
  George W. Leak (1828 - 1906)*
  Thomas J. Leak (1831 - 1903)*
  Harriet A. Leak Cundiff (1835 - 1898)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cundiff Cemetery
Lizton
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Jessica
Record added: Dec 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23332362
William Leak
Added by: Jessica
 
 
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