for finding this Morrow County, Ohio Cemetery:
North from Columbus, Ohio on I-71 to Rt. 36. Turn right toward Sunbury.
In Sunbury, turn left at the first traffic light (Rt. 61), proceed to
Rt. 656 through Olive Green (about 8 mi) to Rt. 204. Turn right. Bloomfield
Cemetery is on left.
there are Watson Leach (#9), Sarah Catherine Kenney (#10), Harvey Leach #17), Ann
Mariah Dunham (#18) , Amos Leach (#33), Nancy Purdy (#34), and other
Leaches, Dunhams, and Kenneys.
: 40° 22.711' N, 82 ° 43.396' W.
to the right as you enter the cemetery there is a section where a lot
of Leaches are buried as shown below.
side of the monument is labeled as shown above, the other side is labeled
as shown below:
54 Ys. 11
& 22 Ds.
(below) was Watson Leach #9's only sibling. She died at the age of 6.
are two markers for Estella, Daughter of Watson #9 and Catherine #10
and sister of Charles Leach #5. One marker (left) is on the side of
her grandfather's and grandmother's and father's and mother's stone.
The other is free standing (see below). She died just 8 days before
her 8th birthday. She was killed by the kick of a colt.
& C LEACH
(below) was Harvey Leach # 17's sister.
August 1, 1842
Blessed are the dead
die in the Lord from
Yea, saith the Spirit.
they may rest from their
labours: and, their works do
(below) was Ann Mariah Dunham # 18's sister. GPS:
40° 22.727' N, 82° 43.385' W.
Tears shall all be wiped away
Christians ? ? stray.
(referred to below) was Charles #5's brother, Kent is the grandson of
Watson Leach #9 and Sarah Catherine Kenny #10.
back of the stone says:
MAN OF COMPASSION, HE CARED DEEPLY FOR HIS FAMILY. HIS LOVE OF TEACHING
GAVE PROMISE AND JOY TO MANY UNDER HIS GUIDANCE.
are the stones for Alavander Kenney, his wife Esther R. Lindenberger,
and their daughter Agnes. Alavander is the brother of Sarah Catherine
Kenney #10. GPS: 40° 22.722' N, 82° 43.376'
W. Alavander's first wife, Annie S. Smith is buried at East Liberty Cemetery.
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