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 Clinton Brooks Leigh

Clinton Brooks Leigh

Humboldt, Gibson County, Tennessee, USA
Death 22 Feb 1907 (aged 41)
Bingham Canyon, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot D_147_1
Memorial ID 153544 · View Source
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Son of Henry Leigh and Mary Brooks; newspaper man; "thrown from and under moving railroad train". (death cert.)


Arrangements were completed yesterday afternoon for the burial services of Mr. Leigh. The hour of the services was set for 3:30 O'Clock this (Sunday) afternoon at the family residence, 276 Wall Street. The home is situated on Capital Hill, northeast of the McCune residences, between State and Main streets. The service will be simple. The Rv. C.E. Perkins will read the Episcopal burial services and Rev. Benjamin Young will also read a service. The body will be taken to Mt. Olivet cemetery, where it will be placed in a vault.

The following active pallbearers have been chosen: William Iglehart, A.F. Philips. S.C. Wing, J.H. Bransford, S.N. Stenhouse, and J.C. Leary.

At a conference between the members of the Legislature and the relatives of Mr. Leigh the final arrangements were made yesterday afternoon. The following honorary pallbearers were selected by the House of Representatives: Henrie, Miller, Kuchler and Robinson, and the Senate appointed Senators Williams Hulaniski, Walton and Parks.

The Legislature will attend the funeral in a body. The members will meet at the Wilson Hotel at 3 O'Clock sharp, where carriages will be in waiting to take them to the Leigh home and thence to Mt. Olivet.

The members of Utah Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy are requested by the officers of that organization to attend the funeral of Mr. Leigh.

Salt Lake Tribune
24 February 1907

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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 153544
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clinton Brooks Leigh (25 Feb 1865–22 Feb 1907), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153544, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by For Get Me Not (contributor 46897116) .