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Marriage: Children:
  1. Noah Leis: Birth: 5 JUN 1845. Death: 21 AUG 1930

  2. John Leis: Birth: 1846. Death: 1920

  3. Magdalena Leis: Birth: 1848.

  4. Christian Leis: Birth: 1850.

  5. Joseph Leis: Birth: 1852. Death: 1938

  6. David Leis: Birth: 1855.

  7. Catherine Leis: Birth: 1856.

  8. Mary Leis: Birth: 1857.

  9. Menno Leis: Birth: 24 APR 1859. Death: 6 OCT 1942

  10. Barbara Leis: Birth: ABT. 1861 in Wellesley Twp, Waterloo Co, Ontario. Death: UNKNOWN

  11. Daniel Leis: Birth: 9 AUG 1863. Death: 21 DEC 1939

  12. Jacob Leis: Birth: 1865. Death: 1941

  13. Veronica Leis: Birth: 1867. Death: 1939

a. Note:   Herald of Truth, Vol. XXXIII, No. 15, August 1, 1896, page 236, 237, 238 LEIS.-Joseph Leis of near Wellesley, Waterloo Co., Ont., was born in Bavaria on the 9th of February 1817 and died on the 6th of July 1896, aged 79 years, 4 months and 27 days. He came to this country in his youth. He was married to Catherine Kennel. They lived in matrimony 52 years, 3 months and 17 days. He leaves his sorrowing widow, nine sons and four daughters and forty-three grandchildren. He lived in the house which he erected in the primeval forests of "Upper Canada" fifty-two years ago and his was the first death that occurred in the house. He was a faithful member of the Old Amish branch of the church, and died of paralysis and the infirmities of old age. A large concourse of friends followed his remains to the Wellesley graveyard on the 9th. Funeral services by Christian Gascho, Christian Zehr and John Gascho. is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.