Lewis Leighninger

Lewis Leighninger

West Lafayette, Coshocton County, Ohio, USA
Death 16 Feb 1908 (aged 75)
West Lafayette, Coshocton County, Ohio, USA
Burial West Lafayette, Coshocton County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 148132071 · View Source
Suggest Edits

*The Coshocton Daily Age
February 17, 1908


Lewis Leighninger, aged 75, one of the wealthiest and most prominent men of West Lafayette, died Sunday afternoon at 3:30. For a little over a week he had been suffering with erysipelas and heart trouble. He was born on the old Leighninger homestead on "The Plains" east of West Lafayette and spent all of his long life in that vicinity.
He is survived by a wife and the following brothers and sisters: L.C., B.F. and A.K. Leighninger, Mrs. John Ferguson and Mrs. Hannah Phillips. All of them live in or near West Lafayette, with the exception of Mrs.Phillips, who resides at Star City, Ind. Mr. Leighninger had long been a member of the M. E. church and was a man of integrity and honor. The funeral services will be conducted Tuesday.

He was the son of George Leighninger and Mary E. "Polly" Wolfe and the husband of Miranda Miller, whom he married August 16, 1855.


In their memory
Plant Memorial Trees

Sponsored by Ancestry


  • Created by: Tracey Harry
  • Added: 21 Jun 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 148132071
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lewis Leighninger (22 Dec 1832–16 Feb 1908), Find a Grave Memorial no. 148132071, citing Fairfield Cemetery, West Lafayette, Coshocton County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Tracey Harry (contributor 47331230) .