Roderick Donald McLeod

Roderick Donald McLeod

Americus, Sumter County, Georgia, USA
Death 29 Jun 1930 (aged 82)
Crawfordville, Wakulla County, Florida, USA
Burial Crawfordville, Wakulla County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 34578028 · View Source
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Son of Norman Evans McLeod and Permelia Elizabeth "Betsy" Horne

His siblings were
Elizabeth J "Lizzie" McLeod
Norman Evans McLeod Jr
Henry Daniel McLeod

His first wife was Margaret Catherine "Kate" Galloway of Live Oak, Florida. They were married Sept. 25, 1871. Margaret Catherine Galloway of South Carolina and the daughter of Bishop Galloway and was born Sept. 24, 1855. She died Sept. 14, 1890 in Ellaville, Georgia after the birth of their 7th child.

Their children were:
Leila McLeod, died at age 3 or 4
Violet McLeod, died in infancy
Ola McLeod, 1879-1974
Roderick Donald McLeod, Jr. 1882-1961
Albert Norman McLeod 1886-1937
Margaret Catherine McLeod 1888-1920
Susan, died at birth

His second wife was Martha Judson "Mattie" Norris, married 12 Dec 1891, who was 27 years his younger.

They had the following children
Lee Alexander McLeod 9-23-1892/ 1-24-1983.
Ruby Emma McLeod 10-10-1893/11-10-1965
Norris Evans McLeod 9-12-1895/11-19-1984
Henry Daniel McLeod 1-17-1898/5-30-1937
Martha Norris "Mattie" McLeod 6-4-1900
Kenneth Keith McLeod 11-11-1902/1-25-1937
Louise McLeod 9-9-1905/8-1-1949

He was the father of 14 children, 7 by each of his wives. Four of his children died in infancy.


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