Leander B. Harris

ID#584, b. 1843, d. 1928
Father: William Harris
Mother: Charlotte Sue Bartlett

Birth date: 1843
Birth place: (West) Virginia.1

Leander married Emma Jane Baker, daughter of James Baker and Elizabeth Burch.2

Leander died in 1928.1 Interred in the Jones Family Cemetery, Rt. 250, Fairview, Marshall County, West Virginia, his name appears on the gravestone as "Leander B. Harris".

Click on camera icon(s) to view photo(s) of gravestone, then use your browser's back button to return here. Three stones: one tall monument reading "Harris" plus one shorter marker each for Leander and Emma.1

Census Records

YearLocationEnumeration info as recorded
1850Marshall County, VirginiaLeander Harris, male, age 7, born in Va, attended school
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1850)3
1860Marshall County, VirginiaLeander B. Harris, male, age 16, born in Va
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1860)4
1870Marshall County, West VirginiaLeander Harris, male, age 27, born in West Va
(Official U.S. Census Date: 01 June 1870)5
Family Line(s):
Harris Index
Last Edited Date=19 Feb 2016


  1. [S998] Digital photo of Leander B. and Emma J. Harris gravestone in Jones Family Cemetery, taken by Van Ellefson, online http://www.lindapages.com/marshall/cemetery/jonescem.htm
  2. [S958] Emma Jane Harris, Certificate of Death, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1983563_0001703.jpg.
  3. [S113] William Harris household, 1850 U.S. Census, Marshall County, Virginia, 33rd District, page 339B, National Archives micropublication M432_959.
  4. [S1108] Wm. Harris household, 1860 U.S. Census, Marshall County, Virginia, Moundsville Post Office, page 21, National Archives micropublication M653_1360.
  5. [S1192] William Harris household, 1870 U.S. Census, Marshall County, West Virginia, Franklin Township, page 25 (350 stamped), National Archives micropublication M593_1693.