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William Egan Leeman
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1854
Bangor
Penobscot County
Maine, USA
Death: May 29, 1920
Deadwood
Lawrence County
South Dakota, USA

parents: Thomas R. Leeman and Celia Webber Leeman

marriage: June 26, 1853 Civil, Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine

***Celia Webber Leeman Putman died August 20, 1920 and is buried in Mount Moriah Cemetery in Deadwood, Lawrence County, South Dakota, in section 1, lot 398 and 400 under the name of C. L. Putman.

spouse: Bertha Scofield Winn Leeman
birth: Dec 17, 1858
death : Aug 12, 1945
burial: Mount Moriah Cemetery, Sundance, Crook County, Wyoming (listed as Bertha Scofield Winn Talbot)

marriage: November 8, 1877 North Vassalboro, Kennebec County, Maine

known children:

George Hamill Leeman (1877-1967)
burial: Mount Moriah Cemetery, Sundance, Crook County, Wyoming.

Lee Dakota Leeman (1880-1918)
burial: Mount Moriah Cemetery, Deadwood, Lawrence County, South Dakota.

Alice C. Leeman (1881-1900)
burial: Mount Moriah Cemetery, Deadwood, Lawrence County, South Dakota.

Adassa M. Leeman Zimmerschied McDaniel (1886-1974)
burial: Freeze Cemetery, Potlatch, Latah County, Idaho.

1880 U.S. Census: W.E. Leeman was 27 years old, married, a painter, and living with his wife Bertha in Centennial Prairie, Lawrence County, Dakota Territory. According to one source, he had "a carriage, sign and ornamental painting shop" in Deadwood.

In 1909 William E. Leeman lived at 35 Centennial (address) in Deadwood and was a painter.

1915 South Dakota State Census: William is mistakenly listed as W. E. Lehman, age 61, occupation painter.

1920 U.S. Census: William is 65 years old, divorced, a roomer, and living in Deadwood, Lawrence County, South Dakota. His mother, Celia Leeman Putman is 86 years old, widowed, and also a roomer living at the same place as her son William.

"Lee D. Leeman is the host for his father, W. E. Leeman, of Deadwood, who will probably remain in Sundance for several months. The editor was shown a few landscape paintings, which Mr. Leeman has painted, true to life in every detail, and which certainly reveal great talent and skill."
source:
The Crook County Monitor no.22 May 31, 1917, page 1 City: Sundance (Wyoming) 
 
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 Parents:
  Celia L Webber Putman (1833 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha Scofield Winn Talbot (1858 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  George Hamill Leeman (1877 - 1967)*
  Lee Dakota Leeman (1880 - 1918)*
  Alice C Leeman (1881 - 1900)*
  Adassa M. Leeman McDaniel (1886 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: 66 yrs at death
 
Burial:
Mount Moriah Cemetery
Deadwood
Lawrence County
South Dakota, USA
Plot: section 1, lot 398 and 400
 
Maintained by: Sheila Mobley
Originally Created by: lovemeep
Record added: Oct 08, 2013
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William Egan Leeman
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Artist extraordinaire and loving father
- Sheila
 Added: Feb. 11, 2014
 
 
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