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In memory of Robert Jasper Leonard, my Paternal Grandfather on the LEONARD branch.


  1. U.S. Social Security Index, SSN 097-22-6002

  2. Robert Leonard's death certificate [Link]

  3. New York State Birth Index, Cert #74059 [Link]

  • 1925 New York State Census Willet, Cortland, New York

  • 1930 Census Willet, Cortland, New York

  • 1940 Census Willet, Cortland, New York

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Robert Jasper Leonard

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1924 Sept 16

Willet, Cortland, New York


1978 Oct 6

Cortland, New York



1982 Nov 20

Cortland, New York

Marathon Village Cemetery

Marathon, Cortland County, New York


Robert Jasper Leonard was born on September 16, 1924, in Willet, Cortland County, New York. He was the son of Albert Jay Leonard and Rose Ellen Hollenbeck. He was raised on his mother's homestead on Leonard Road in Marathon. He married Ethel M. Daniels and was the father of several children. Robert worked for the Cortland County Highway Department for 29 years, retiring at the age of 56 due to poor health. He died two years later at the age of 58, on the 20th of November, 1982, in Cortland. He is buried in Marathon Cemetery in Section 34, Lot 13 but has no headstone.


Robert Jasper Leonard & Ethel Marguerite Daniels were the parents of my ancestor,

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