Atwater, Leonard Cornelius

Atwater, Leonard Cornelius

Female 1853 - 1926  (72 years)

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  • Name Atwater, Leonard Cornelius 
    Born 14 Jul 1853  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Census 10 Sep 1855  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 12 Jun 1860  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 23 Jun 1865  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 8 Jun 1870  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 12 Jun 1880  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 13 Jan 1926 
    Buried Pine Hill Cemetery, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I38277  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2015 

    Father Atwater, Leonard,   b. 23 Oct 1817, Russell, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1908, 82 Broad St., Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Hedges, Frances,   b. 19 Feb 1825, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1915, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 3 Jan 1849  Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    • Frances and Leonard are fourth cousins, once removed, with their nearest common ancestors being John Sackett and Abigail Hannum.
    Children 6 children 
    Family ID F973  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jul 1853 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 10 Sep 1855 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 12 Jun 1860 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 23 Jun 1865 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Jun 1870 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 12 Jun 1880 - Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Pine Hill Cemetery, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • General Notes:

      Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915
      Name: Leonard C. Atwater
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 14 Jul 1853
      Birthplace: Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
      Father's Name: Leonard Atwater
      Father's Birthplace: Russell
      Mother's Name: Frances H.
      Mother's Birthplace: Westfield
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C50616-9 , System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy , GS Film number: 185475 , Reference ID: p 123 ,

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      Massachusetts, State Census, 1855 enumerated 10 Sep 1855 in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Leonard Atwater M 38 Massachusetts, United States
      Frances Atwater F 30 Massachusetts, United States
      Ellen M Atwater F 12 Massachusetts, United States
      Albert C Atwater M 9 Massachusetts, United States
      Dennis H Atwater M 4 Massachusetts, United States
      Leonard C Atwater M 2 Massachusetts, United States
      Mary T Atwater F 0 Massachusetts, United States
      John F Boyden M 40 Massachusetts, United States
      Family Number: 813 , GS Film number: 000953946 , Digital Folder Number: 004279342 , Image Number: 00284

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      1860 Census, enumerated 12 Jun 1860 in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Leonard Atwater M 42 Massachusetts
      Frances H Atwater F 35 Massachusetts
      Ellen M Atwater F 16 Massachusetts
      Albert C Atwater M 14 Massachusetts
      Dennis H Atwater M 9 Massachusetts
      Leonard C Atwater M 6 Massachusetts
      James B Atwater M 1 Massachusetts
      Hannah Mc Graff F 20 Ireland
      Household ID: 603 , GS Film Number: 803502 , Digital Folder Number: 004232231 , Image Number: 00076

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      Massachusetts, State Census, 1865 enumerated 23 Jun 1865 in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Leonard Atwater M 47y Massachusetts
      Frances H Atwater F 40y Massachusetts
      Ellen M Atwater F 21y Massachusetts
      Allen C Atwater M 19y Massachusetts
      Dennis H Atwater M 14y Massachusetts
      L Cornelius Atwater M 12y Massachusetts
      James R Atwater M 6y Massachusetts
      Lucy F Atwater F 4y Massachusetts
      Margaret C Atwater F 7m Massachusetts
      Anna Mc Carly F 16y Ireland
      Family Number: 2 , Line Number: 10 , GS Film number: 0954565 , Digital Folder Number: 4286773 , Image Number: 00319

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      1870 Census, enumerated 8 Jun 1870 in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Leonard Atwater M 52 Massachusetts
      Francis Atwater F 45 Massachusetts
      Dennis H Atwater M 19 Massachusetts
      Cornelius Atwater M 16 Massachusetts
      Jas B Atwater M 11 Massachusetts
      Lucy Atwater F 9 Massachusetts
      Margaret Atwater F 5 Massachusetts
      Ellen Bailey F 45 Connecticut
      Household ID: 126 , Line Number: 8 , Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) , Affiliate Publication Number: M593 , GS Film number: 000552118 , Digital Folder Number: 004269719 , Image Number: 00058

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      1880 Census, enumerated in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Lenard Atwater Self M 62 Massachusetts, United States
      Dennis H Atwater Son M 29 Massachusetts, United States
      L Cornelius Atwater Son M 24 Massachusetts, United States
      Lucy F Atwater Daughter F 19 Massachusetts, United States
      Catherine Condson Other F 60 Ireland
      Frank Howlans Other M 27 Ireland
      Franices Atwater Wife F 54 Massachusetts, United States
      Margaret Atwater Daughter F 15 Massachusetts, United States
      District: 295 , Sheet Number and Letter: 36B , GS Film Number: 1254535 , Digital Folder Number: 004241712 , Image Number: 00076
      Ted Smith Note: Familysearch.org database says Maryann C. instead of Margaret, but the image looks more like Margaret, matching the 1870 census name.

  • Sources 
    1. [S292] Massachusetts, State Census, 1855, (FamilySearch.org), 6 Jun 2015.
      Massachusetts, State Census, 1855 enumerated 10 Sep 1855 in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Leonard Atwater M 38 Massachusetts, United States
      Frances Atwater F 30 Massachusetts, United States
      Ellen M Atwater F 12 Massachusetts, United States
      Albert C Atwater M 9 Massachusetts, United States
      Dennis H Atwater M 4 Massachusetts, United States
      Leonard C Atwater M 2 Massachusetts, United States
      Mary T Atwater F 0 Massachusetts, United States
      John F Boyden M 40 Massachusetts, United States
      Family Number: 813 , GS Film number: 000953946 , Digital Folder Number: 004279342 , Image Number: 00284

    2. [S769] Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915, (https://familysearch.org/), 6 Jun 2015.
      Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915
      Name: Leonard C. Atwater
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 14 Jul 1853
      Birthplace: Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
      Father's Name: Leonard Atwater
      Father's Birthplace: Russell
      Mother's Name: Frances H.
      Mother's Birthplace: Westfield
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C50616-9 , System Origin: Massachusetts-EASy , GS Film number: 185475 , Reference ID: p 123 ,

    3. [S500] 1860 U.S. Census, 7 Jun 2015.
      1860 Census, enumerated 12 Jun 1860 in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Leonard Atwater M 42 Massachusetts
      Frances H Atwater F 35 Massachusetts
      Ellen M Atwater F 16 Massachusetts
      Albert C Atwater M 14 Massachusetts
      Dennis H Atwater M 9 Massachusetts
      Leonard C Atwater M 6 Massachusetts
      James B Atwater M 1 Massachusetts
      Hannah Mc Graff F 20 Ireland
      Household ID: 603 , GS Film Number: 803502 , Digital Folder Number: 004232231 , Image Number: 00076

    4. [S587] Massachusetts, State Census, 1865, (Family Search), 9 Jun 2015.
      Massachusetts, State Census, 1865 enumerated 23 Jun 1865 in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Leonard Atwater M 47y Massachusetts
      Frances H Atwater F 40y Massachusetts
      Ellen M Atwater F 21y Massachusetts
      Allen C Atwater M 19y Massachusetts
      Dennis H Atwater M 14y Massachusetts
      L Cornelius Atwater M 12y Massachusetts
      James R Atwater M 6y Massachusetts
      Lucy F Atwater F 4y Massachusetts
      Margaret C Atwater F 7m Massachusetts
      Anna Mc Carly F 16y Ireland
      Family Number: 2 , Line Number: 10 , GS Film number: 0954565 , Digital Folder Number: 4286773 , Image Number: 00319

    5. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census, 8 Jun 2015.
      1870 Census, enumerated 8 Jun 1870 in Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Leonard Atwater M 52 Massachusetts
      Francis Atwater F 45 Massachusetts
      Dennis H Atwater M 19 Massachusetts
      Cornelius Atwater M 16 Massachusetts
      Jas B Atwater M 11 Massachusetts
      Lucy Atwater F 9 Massachusetts
      Margaret Atwater F 5 Massachusetts
      Ellen Bailey F 45 Connecticut
      Household ID: 126 , Line Number: 8 , Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) , Affiliate Publication Number: M593 , GS Film number: 000552118 , Digital Folder Number: 004269719 , Image Number: 00058

    6. [S960] 1880 U.S. Census, 8 Jun 2015.
      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Lenard Atwater Self M 62 Massachusetts, United States
      Dennis H Atwater Son M 29 Massachusetts, United States
      L Cornelius Atwater Son M 24 Massachusetts, United States
      Lucy F Atwater Daughter F 19 Massachusetts, United States
      Catherine Condson Other F 60 Ireland
      Frank Howlans Other M 27 Ireland
      Franices Atwater Wife F 54 Massachusetts, United States
      Margaret Atwater Daughter F 15 Massachusetts, United States
      District: 295 , Sheet Number and Letter: 36B , GS Film Number: 1254535 , Digital Folder Number: 004241712 , Image Number: 00076
      Familysearch.org database says Maryann C. instead of Margaret, but the image looks more like Margaret, matching the 1870 census name.

    7. [S750] Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915, Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915, (https://familysearch.org), 8 Jun 2015.
      Massachusetts, Marriages, 1841-1915
      Name: Leonard Atwater
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 03 Jan 1849
      Event Place: Westfield, Massachusetts
      Gender: Male
      Age: 31
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1818
      Residence: Westfield
      His second marriage
      Father's Name: Joel
      Mother's Name: Lydia
      Spouse's Name: Francis Hedges
      Spouse's Residence: Westfield
      Her first marriage
      Spouse's Father's Name: Dennis
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Alvena
      Certificate Number: 45
      GS Film number: 1428257 , Digital Folder Number: 4332356 , Image Number: 00477

    8. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), 102366166, 8 Jun 2015.
      From Find A Grave Memorial# 102366166
      Leonard Atwater
      Birth: Oct. 23, 1817
      Russell
      Hampden County
      Massachusetts, USA
      Death: Jan. 12, 1908
      Westfield
      Hampden County
      Massachusetts, USA

      He was the son of Joel and Lydia Sackett Atwater. He married Juliet Sackett on October 3, 1839. His second marriage, to Frances Hedges, occurred on January 5, 1849 in Westfield, Massachusetts. At the time of his death, he resided at 82 Broad Street in Westfield, Massachusetts. According to his death certificate, he died of Old Age and Catarrhal Bronchitis. He was a Real Estate Dealer.

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Joel Atwater (1769 - 1837)
      Lydia Sackett Atwater (____ - 1877)

      Spouses:
      Juliet Sackett Atwater (1816 - 1846)
      Frances Hedges Atwater (1825 - 1915)*

      Children:
      Ellen M Chesley (1843 - 1901)*
      Leonard Cornelius Atwater (1853 - 1926)*
      Mary F. Atwater (1855 - 1856)*
      Lucy F. Atwater Blake (1861 - 1908)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Inscription:
      Father

      Burial:
      Pine Hill Cemetery
      Westfield
      Hampden County
      Massachusetts, USA

      Created by: Marlana Giglio
      Record added: Dec 19, 2012
      Find A Grave Memorial# 102366166

    9. [S1282] North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 1 Dec 2016.
      History and Genealogy of the Family of Thomas Noble, of Westfied, Massachusetts : With Genealogical . . .

      p. 607

      5434. Alvena Noble, dau. of Col. Jacob, was b. in Westfield, Mass., Dec. 5, 1801, and there d. Apr. 22, 1876, ae. 74.

      She m. May 13, 1824, Dennis Hedges, b. in Middletown, Conn., Dec. 17, 1799, s. of Abraham and Thankful (Barnes) Hedges. He d. in Westfield, Mass., Aug. 6, 1876, ae. 76. He was a blacksmith and farmer.

      p. 608.

      Children born in Westfield.

      5633. Frances, b. Feb. 19, 1825; m. Jan. 3, 1849, Leonard Atwater of Westfield, a manufacturer of whips and cigars. They reside, 1878, in Westfield.

      5634. Margaret, b. June 22, 1827; m. Oct. 15, 1851, Asa Bennet Clark, a druggist of Independence, Iowa, where they both reside, 1878.

      5635. Cornelius, b. Oct. 28, 1831; pursued his preparatory studies at Westfield Academy, graduated Yale College, 1853; m. July 7, 1856, Edna L. Smith. He resides 1878 in Helena, Montana Ter., and is a commissioner of public instruction for the Territory, and judge of probate for the counties (sic) of Lewis and Clark.

      5636. Ellen, b. Sept. 14, 1835; d. Feb. 13, 1839, ae. 3.

      Researched by Ted Smith



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