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Leah Scholl Newnam
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Birth: 1795
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1877
Pebworth
Owsley County
Kentucky, USA

D/O Joseph Scholl, Revolutionary war soldier, and Levina Boone (daughter of Daniel Boone and Rebecca Bryan), most probably named after her paternal grandmother Leah Morgan Scholl; born in Fayette county per this memorial stone (see notes below)

Burial per the transcription by:
J. E. Combs, James Cornett, Thomas Cornett,
Mark Edwards
Date: 02/22/2006

Note that the last names are historically spelled Newnam; however, the historical marker has begun the misspelling of both the cemetery and Leah's husband by spelling it NewMAN. This marker also misspells father Joseph's name as "Joeseph". 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Peter Scholl (1755 - 1828)
  Levina Boone Scholl (1766 - 1802)
 
 Spouse:
  John Newman Newnam (1790 - 1869)
 
 Children:
  Henry Harrison Newnam (1815 - 1897)*
  Marcia Newman Tincher (1820 - 1853)*
  Sarah Celia Newman Estes (1821 - 1880)*
  John Newnam (1823 - 1898)*
  William S Newman (1824 - 1855)*
  Richard Morris Newnam (1824 - 1877)*
 
 Siblings:
  Selah Scholl Evans (1784 - 1835)*
  Septimus Scholl (1789 - 1849)*
  Marcia Scholl Holliday (1791 - 1814)*
  Jesse Boone Scholl (1791 - 1841)*
  Leah Scholl Newnam (1795 - 1877)
  Daniel Boone Scholl (1799 - 1850)*
  Joseph Scholl (1800 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Newnam Cemetery
Pebworth
Owsley County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Row 3
 
Created by: janicet
Record added: Nov 17, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61763342
Leah <i>Scholl</i> Newnam
Added by: janicet
 
 
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- Donna Sutiff
 Added: Jun. 22, 2014
She was my gg grand mother
- Darlene Williams
 Added: Apr. 6, 2013
My distant cousin. At rest.
- larry
 Added: Oct. 14, 2012
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