Captain Solomon Leonard1

M, (1693 - 29 May 1761)
Father-Biological*Jacob Leonard1 b. c 1647, d. 1716
Mother-Biological*Susanna King1 b. 6 May 1659, d. 19 Nov 1764
Last Edited=1 May 2023
Gravestone of Capt. Solomon Leonard
     Captain Solomon Leonard was born in 1693.1,2 He was the son of Jacob Leonard and Susanna King.1

Captain Solomon Leonard married Elizabeth Perkins, daughter of David Perkins, in 1730.

1. Solomon Leonard (1733-1814)
2. Elizabeth Leonard (1737-1799)
3. Susanna Leonard (1740-1778)
4. Experience Leonard (1743-1818.)3,4,5

Captain Solomon Leonard died on 29 May 1761 at Bridgewater, Massachusetts.4,6,7 He was buried at First Cemetery, Bridgewater, Massachusetts, section D, grave 470. Solomon's epitaph reads:

Here lies buried
Capt. Solomon Leonard,
who died May 29, 1761,
in ye 69th year of his age.6,7

His estate was inventoried on 13 August 1761 at Bridgewater, Massachusetts, and valued at £1072 3/2d.8


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