Leah "Letta" Tremper1

#1505, (19 May 1805 - 25 August 1876)
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of Nelle Belle Bridges
Father*Daniel Tremper1 (1770 - 1845)
Mother*Ariette Kieffer1 (c 1773 - 1841)

Family 1

William Allen b. 1800, d. 1842
Children 1.Cytheria Allen+12 (1825 - )
 2.Ariette Allen12 (1828 - 1830)
 3.William Allen12 (1829 - )
 4.James H. Allen12 (1835 - 1891)
 5.Louisa P. Allen12 (1837 - )
 6.Levinia E. Allen12 (1840 - )

Family 2

George Young b. 1806
Children 1.John T. Young12 (1844 - )
 2.George W. Young12 (1846 - )
Her married name was Young.2 
Her married name was Allen.3 
Birth*19 May 1805She was born on 19 May 1805 at Chaumont, Town of Lyme, Jefferson Co., New YorkG.1 
1810She appeared on the census of 1810 in the household of Daniel Tremper and Ariette Kieffer at Brownville, Jefferson Co., New YorkG; (neis. Britton, Livingworth, Smith, Paver, Abel Tremper.)4
between 1810 and 1814She removed with Daniel Tremper and Ariette Kieffer between 1810 and 1814 with all children from New York to Ohio. Daniel's sister, Mary, and her family also came to Ohio at or about the same time.5 
Marriage*2 January 1825She married William Allen on 2 January 1825 at Clermont Co., OhioG.3 
1830She and William Allen appeared on the census of 1830 at Ward 2, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OhioG; (possibility 2.)6 
1830She and William Allen appeared on the census of 1830 at Ward 1, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OhioG; (possibilty 1.)7 
between 23 March 1837 and 13 August 1840She and William Allen removed to Spencer Co., IndianaG, between 23 March 1837 and 13 August 1840.8 
1840She and William Allen appeared on the census of 1840 at Spencer Co., IndianaG; (nei. George Young, ln. 3.)9 
Marriage*circa 1843She married George Young circa 1843.2 
27 September 1850She and George Young appeared on the census of 27 September 1850 at Luce Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG; (neis. Abner (33) and Elizabeth (35) Davis, fam. 607; Elijah and Elizabeth (Davis) Enlow with Abner's mother (and Leah's sister) Elizabeth, fam. 604.)2 
16 July 1860She and George Young appeared on the census of 16 July 1860 at Rockport P.O., Luce Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG; (nei. Jos. and Cytheria Graham, fam. 905.)10 
3 August 1870She and George Young appeared on the census of 3 August 1870 at Luce Twp., Spencer Co., IndianaG; nei. Wm (40) and Mary (37) Allen, fam. 31.11 
Death*25 August 1876She died on 25 August 1876 at Enterprise, Spencer Co., IndianaG, at age 71.12 

Citations

  1. [S368] Frank Munsell and Thomas P. Hughes, compilers, American Ancestry, twelve volumes (Albany, NY: Joel Munsell's Sons, 1887-1899), XI:61, "Leah, b. May 19, 1805" [certainly NY].
  2. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. George (44), farmer, b. NY; Letty (45), b. NY.
  3. [S617] Clermont County Genealogical Society, compiler, Marriage Records of Clermont County, Ohio 1800–1850 (Evansville, IN: Unigraphic, 1979), online Ancestry.com, p. 220, citing 2:103; Leticia Trumper [sic] to William Allen 2 Jan 1825 by David Jones JP.
  4. [S238] 1810 U.S. Federal Census. Daniel (26-44); Ariette (26-44); 2 m (10-15) [Michael and James], m (<10) [John Lawrence or Johnston]; 2 f (10-15) [Catherine and Margaret], 2 f (<10) [Leah and Anna Maria].
  5. [S520] VWH, In NY 1810 census; son William b. OH 1814 (need OH rec. for Anna Maria and Daniel).
  6. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. William (20-29); F (20-29) [Leah]; F (15-19) [____]; m (<5) [William]; 2 f (<5) [Cytheria, Ariette]. This would have Ariette, who died in 1830, still living at the time of the census.
  7. [S116] 1830 U.S. Federal Census. William (20-29); F (20-29) [Leah]; m (15-19) [____], m (<5) [William1]; f (5-9) [poss. Cytheria]. This listing would reflect the death of Ariettte in 1830.
  8. [S520] VWH.
  9. [S54] 1840 U.S. Federal Census. William (30-39); 4 M (30-39) [____, ____, ____, ____], 2 M (20-29) [____, ____]; F (30-39) [Leah]; m (5-9) [poss. William], m (<5) [James]; f (10-14) [Ariette], f (<5) [Louisa]. Three persons employed in Commerce, two persons employed in Manufactures and Trade.
  10. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. George (55), b. NY, farmer; Letty (55), b. NY.
  11. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. George (64), b. NY, farmer; Lettie (65), b. NY, keeping house.
  12. [S122] J. Douglas Leith and Priscilla (Tremper) Leith, "Daniel Tremper Pioneer Family of Jefferson County NY", 2011 (Auburndale, MA), online http://jefferson.nygenweb.net/tremper.htm