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 Leon Ray Livingston

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Leon Ray Livingston

  • Birth 16 Jul 1872 San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
  • Death 8 Dec 1944 Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Millcreek Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot Sect 05, Lot 277A, Gr 4
  • Memorial ID 8660925

Folk Figure. Noted as being "king of the hobos," he traveled over a half-million miles on less than eight dollars. He became known for a series of books about the hobo life, in which he tried to keep young people from following in his footsteps.

Bio by: Daniel and Audrey Briggs


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Daniel and Audrey Briggs
  • Added: 21 Apr 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8660925
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leon Ray Livingston (16 Jul 1872–8 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8660925, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Millcreek Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .