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Lafayette Leas b. ca. 8-12-1856-58, Ft. Wayne, IA. Eventually moved to Peoria, Il and was a bricklayer. He married Sarah Shippee (?spelling), date unknown. She died ca. 1894 of consumption. He died ca. 1932; both are buried in Dunlap, Il. Their children, probably all born in Peoria: Chester Leas Everett Leas Bertha Leas (died as baby before 1892) Ivy Leas Jesse Clyde Leas (my grandfather), ( 5-22-1892 to 3-25-1980), married Elsie Hoerr (1-12-1890 to 9-2-1982) of Abington Twp., Montgomery Co., PA on 8-13-1915 in Chicago. They are both buried in Abington Twp. Their children: Chester Arnold Leas John Lafayette Leas Bertha Leas William Henry Leas (my father) b. 9-12-1917 in Frankford (Phila.), PA Married Alma Virginia Mahan (b. 12-25-1919) on 8-29-1941 in Frankford Their children, all born in Abington, PA: Donald Wayne Leas (b. 9-18-1953) Wm. H. Leas Jr. (b. 1-31-1946) m. April Kern (4-18-1952) on 9-11-1987 Their son Matthew Aaron Leas (b. 5-16-1990) Wilma Ann Leas (me) (b. 10-15-1942) m. Norman Pengelly (b. 9-13-1942) on 8-29-1964. Children: Norman Pengelly Jr. (b. 9-30-1966) Andrew Pengelly (b. 9-15-1970) Laura Lea Pengelly (b. 8-6-1974) her daughter, Julie Elizabeth Neumann (b. 12-23-1996) Timothy William Pengelly (b. 10-15-1981)