Leah Mae Vincent

F, b. 31 October 1894, d. 18 January 1973
FatherJohn Henry Vincent b. Jul 1872
MotherMary Elizabeth Ruch b. Mar 1870
     Leah Mae Vincent was born on 31 October 1894 in Cincinnati, Iowa.1,2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of John Henry Vincent and Mary Elizabeth Ruch. Conflicting evidence states that Leah Mae Vincent was born on 31 October 1907 in Iowa.6 On 5 June 1900 her name was also recorded as Lillie M Vincent. She was a clerk at a dry goods store in April 1910 in Lafayette Town, Boulder County, Colorado.7 On 23 April 1910 her name was also recorded as Lulu N Vincent. She married Howard Richard Cragle. Leah Mae Vincent was a bookkeeper.2 She and Howard lived in April 1966 at 120 Webster street, northeast, Washington, District of Columbia.8 Leah Mae Cragle and Loren Roswell Halteman obtained a marriage license on 3 June 1969 in the Circuit Court, Louisa County, Virginia.6 Leah Mae Cragle married Loren Roswell Halteman, son of William S. Halteman and Melvina Raysor, on 9 June 1969 in Gordonsville Baptist Church, Gordonsville, Orange County, Virginia.6 Leah Mae Vincent and Loren lived in June 1969 in Route 2, Box 168, Gordonsville, Louisa County, Virginia.6 Leah Mae Vincent and Loren Roswell Halteman were divorced on 18 September 1972.1 Her "last residence" according to the Social Security Administration, meaning were her benefits check was last sent, was in Gordonsville, Orange County, Virginia.9 Leah Mae Cragle died at 10:56 am on 18 January 1973 in Orange-Gordonsville Community Hospital, Gordonsville, Orange County, Virginia, at age 78 years, 2 months and 18 days.2,10 The cause of Leah's death was preumonia RML stephle due to coccus aureuis, which had a duration of three days.2
      Lillie was listed as a daughter in John H Vincent's household on the 1900 Census in Heigbee, Moniteau Township, Randolph County, Missouri. She was recorded as being a five year old single white female who was born October 1894 in Iowa to a father who was born in Indiana and a mother who was born in Missouri.11. Lulu was listed as a daughter in John H Vincent's household on the 1910 Census in Chester street, Lafayette Town, Boulder County, Colorado. She was recorded as being a 15-year-old single white female who was born in Iowa to a father who was born in Indiana and a mother who was born in Missouri. She was able to speak English, read and write, and had not attended school since the previous September 1st. Her occupation was as a clerk in the dry goods industry. She was classified as worker on her own account. She was out of work on April 15, 1910 and was not unemployed in 1909.12.

Family 1

Howard Richard Cragle d. 21 Apr 1966

Family 2

Loren Roswell Halteman b. 5 Dec 1904, d. 11 Oct 1989

Citations

  1. [S1798] Virginia Divorce Decree: no. 72 010148,.
  2. [S1801] Leah Mae Cragle, Virginia state death certificate 73 003299.
  3. [S1799] 1900 US census, Randolph County, Missouri, population schedule, Heigbee, first ward, enumeration district no. 132, supervisor's district no. 2, sheet no. 6B, dwelling 119, family 121, line 62, month, year and state.
  4. [S1800] 1910 US census, Boulder County, Colorado population schedule, Lafayette Town, precinct 38, enumeration district no. 30, supervisor's district no. 1, sheet 8B, dwelling 195, family 197, line 51 age given as 15 years, state of birth.
  5. [S181] Leah Cragle, no. 521-01-8168, SSDI, Ancestry.com, date only.
  6. [S1797] Virginia Marriage Licenses no. 69 022782.
  7. [S1800] 1910 US census, Boulder County, Colorado population schedule, Lafayette Town, precinct 38, enumeration district no. 30, supervisor's district no. 1, sheet 8B, dwelling 195, family 197, line 51.
  8. [S1802] The Washington Post, 24 April 1966.
  9. [S181] Leah Cragle, no. 521-01-8168, SSDI, Ancestry.com.
  10. [S181] Leah Cragle, no. 521-01-8168, SSDI, Ancestry.com, month and year only.
  11. [S1799] 1900 US census, Randolph County, Missouri, population schedule, Heigbee, first ward, enumeration district no. 132, supervisor's district no. 2, sheet no. 6B, dwelling 119, family 121, line 62.
  12. [S1800] 1910 US census, Boulder County, Colorado population schedule, Lafayette Town, precinct 38, enumeration district no. 30, supervisor's district no. 1, sheet no. 8B, dwelling 195, family 197, line 51.