Leonard Heyer

Benken, Wahlkreis See-Gaster, Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
Death 1786 (aged 58–59)
Hardy County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Non-Cemetery Burial
Memorial ID 180966541 · View Source
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Leonard was baptized in Benken, Switzerland 25 Dec 1727 and died in Hardy County Va (WV) in 1786. His will, dated 7 Apr 1783 and recorded in Hardy County Will Book 1 pages 2 & 3, was proved
on 16 Jun 1786. He and Anna had 7 sons and 1 daughter. It is believed that he and his wife are buried on their land which is now Grant County. (Source: RootsWeb's World Connect Project
CVAR) He inherited the homestead of his father on the south side of the South Branch Potomac near the site of Fort George.
Also, where the present day airstrip at Petersburg exists and THE HYRE (HYER) CEMETERY.

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  • Added: 3 Jul 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 180966541
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leonard Heyer (25 Dec 1727–1786), Find A Grave Memorial no. 180966541, ; Maintained by Daryl Marshall (contributor 48415103) Non-Cemetery Burial.