John Tempest Leffen, Pioneer of San Bernardino Valley

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John Tempest Leffen, Pioneer of San Bernardino Valley - Covered Wason Families: JOHN T. LEFFEN ARRIVED...
Covered Wason Families: JOHN T. LEFFEN ARRIVED IN S. B. VALLEY IN 1857 -V -V , v., SXS A: V-fx V-fx V-fx ,:.f C 4 The late John T. and Hannah McCarthy Leffen, among the widely known settlers of San Bernardino. They were wed in the city in 1870. Their descendants are widely known In valley. Made Trip From L. A. on Horseback After Exciting Daysin North LEFFEN, John Tempest, born at London, England, June 1, 1832, and Hannah McCarthy Leffen, born at Cork, Ireland, June 29, 1849, married married at San Bernardino, Sept. 12, 1870. He arrived at San Bernardino in 1857. Mr. Leffen was first married In Keokuk, Iowa, to Jane Creighton Leffen, who passed away in San Bernardino in 1868. Children by that marriage follow: Tempest Leffen (deceased), born at San Bernardino, July 12. 1860. Samuel Leffen (deceased), born at San Bernardino, Oct. 12, 1862, married Cora Perris Leffen, May 2, 1889. Frederick Leffen (deceased), born at San Bernardino, Nov. 22, 1864, married Annabel Grist Leffen (deceased) (deceased) in Gallup, N. M., April 12, 1904. Children by the second marriage (Hannah McCarthy Leffen) follow: Isabelle Leffen Baird, born at San Bernardino, July 25, 1871, married married William J. Baird (deceased) at San Diego, Sept. 14, 1910. William A. Leffen, born at San Bernardino, Jan. 6, 1873, married (Continued on Page Nineteen) i 1 ,

Clipped from The San Bernardino County Sun25 Nov 1938, FriPage 11

The San Bernardino County Sun (San Bernardino, California)25 Nov 1938, FriPage 11
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