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Margaret Jane "Maggie" Rader Leffler
Birth: Apr. 9, 1874
Owen County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1916
Lyon County
Kansas, USA

The parents of Margaret Jane Rader Leffler were Job Rader and Emily Yant Rader. Job Rader was a Civil War veteran. He served 3 years and spent almost 3 years in Andersonville Prison.

Job and Emily Rader and children Albert, Sarah, Lewis and Maggie came to Kansas in a covered wagon in 1879. Maggie was 5 years old. They spent six weeks at Kelso, Kansas, before moving about eight miles to a farm they preempted from the one who homesteaded it in l879. Maggie's brother Melville, sister Minnie and brother Harry were all born in Morris Co., Kansas

Maggie married William Franklin Leffler October 24, 1892.

She was the mother of 3 sons (one died as an infant) and 8 daughters (one died as an infant).

Margaret Jane Rader Leffler passed away 2 months after the last child was born at age 41. 
Family links: 
  Job Chambers Rader (1844 - 1925)
  Emily Smith Yant Rader (1846 - 1929)
  William Franklin Leffler (1857 - 1944)*
  Lucy Belle Leffler Kieffer (1893 - 1983)*
  Myrtle May Leffler White (1895 - 1999)*
  Lewis William Leffler (1897 - 1984)*
  Lillian Margaret Leffler (1899 - 1955)*
  Infant Son Leffler (1901 - 1901)*
  Florence Emily Leffler Black (1902 - 1988)*
  Charles Elmer Leffler (1904 - 1964)*
  Carrie Viola Leffler Shirkey (1908 - 1988)*
  Flora Rose Leffler Shellenberger (1910 - 2009)*
  Fleta Mary Leffler Hinkle (1912 - 1974)*
  Infant Dau Leffler (1916 - 1916)*
  Isaac Albert Rader (1866 - 1961)*
  Margaret Jane Rader Leffler (1874 - 1916)
  Melville Josephus Rader (1884 - 1948)*
  Minnie Belle Rader McClintock (1886 - 1966)*
  Benjamin Harrison Rader (1888 - 1970)*
*Calculated relationship
Comiskey Cemetery
Morris County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: Betty Rose M.
Originally Created by: Mae
Record added: Jun 06, 2009
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