Leithead, James

James Leithead
b: 14 JUN 1816
d: 31 MAR 1907
Biography
Traveling Across the plains:
traveled with wife Deborah (42) and daughter Ann Cross (2) They traveled with Milo Andrus''s party. The trip took 3 months and they arrived in Salt Lake in September 1850.

1850 Census Davis County Utah shows:
name age sex race occupation birthplace
Leithead, James 34 M W farmer Scotland
Leithead, Deborah 43 F W New Brunswick
Leithead, Ann C. 2 F W Iowa

Emigrated in 1832 on a ship from Maryport, England to Quebec, Canada.
Source: James Leithead''s diary.

{Helped build the Navuoo temple.}

{Groom Last Name: LEITHEAD Groom First Name: James (71) Groom Residence: Glendale Bride Last Name: GARNER Bride First Name: Lucinda (50) Bride Residence: Glendale Place: Glendale Date: 22 Apr 1888 County of Record: Kane State: Utah Volume: A Page: 6
{ This info was found in the Western States Marriage index. What does it mean?}
Facts
  • 14 JUN 1816 - Birth - ; Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
  • 11 AUG 1816 - Christening - ; Birwood, Ashkirk, Rox., Scotland
  • 31 MAR 1907 - Death - ; Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
  • 1880 - Occupation - Carpenter ; , Kane, Utah
Ancestors
   
William Leithead
ABT 1752 -
 
 
John Leithead
1780 - 31 MAY 1843
  
  
  
Janet or Margaret Tait
ABT 1751 - 14 JAN 1821
 
James Leithead
14 JUN 1816 - 31 MAR 1907
  
 
  
 
 
Jeaney Harvey
ABT 1785 - 30 JUN 1845
  
  
  
 
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) John Leithead
Birth1780Hobkirk, Roxburgh, Scotland
Death31 MAY 1843 Langshaw, Roxburgh, Scotland
Marriage9 JUL 1803to Jeaney Harvey at Selkirk, Roxburgh, Scotland, Great Britian
FatherWilliam Leithead
MotherJanet or Margaret Tait
PARENT (F) Jeaney Harvey
BirthABT 1785Woll Ashkirk Par, Roxburgh, Scotland
Death30 JUN 1845 Langshaw, Roxburgh, Scotland
Marriage9 JUL 1803to John Leithead at Selkirk, Roxburgh, Scotland, Great Britian
FatherThomas Harvey
MotherJane Elliot
CHILDREN
MJames Leithead
Birth14 JUN 1816Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Death31 MAR 1907Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
Marriage16 MAY 1835to Deborah Lamoreaux at near Scarbrough, Ontario, Canada
Marriage7 MAY 1856to Lucinda Sevella Gardner at Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
MWilliam Leithead
Birth17 MAR 1805Edenburg, Scotland Chr. Musse, Edenburg, Scotland
Death17 OCT 1874
Marriage3 JUN 1831to Allison Anderson
MRobert Leithead
Birth19 MAR 1807Sandyhall, Roxburgh, Scotland
Death
MarriageABT 1831to Janet Knox at Scotland
FJane Leithead
Birth26 FEB 1811Birkwood, Roxburgh, Scotland
Death
Marriage21 OCT 1836to William Dodds at Melrose, Roxburgh, Scotland
MThomas Leithead
Birth31 AUG 1817Oakwood, Selkirk, Scotland
Death
Marriage19 MAY 1842to Helen Currie
FJanet Leithead
BirthABT 1823Melrose, Roxburgh, Scotland, Great Britian
Death7 JAN 1844
Marriage7 JAN 1844to James Leithead
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) James Leithead
Birth14 JUN 1816Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Death31 MAR 1907 Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
Marriage16 MAY 1835to Deborah Lamoreaux at near Scarbrough, Ontario, Canada
Marriage7 MAY 1856to Lucinda Sevella Gardner at Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
FatherJohn Leithead
MotherJeaney Harvey
PARENT (F) Deborah Lamoreaux
Birth4 FEB 1808New Brunswick, Ontario, Canada
Death29 FEB 1888 Glendale, Kane, Utah
Marriage16 MAY 1835to James Leithead at near Scarbrough, Ontario, Canada
FatherJoshua Lamoreaux Jr.
MotherAnn Cross
CHILDREN
FJane Leithead
Birth3 MAY 1836Scarborough, Canada
Death8 MAY 1836Scarborough, Canada
FInfant Leithead
BirthABT 1841, Hancock, Illinois
Death
FAnn Cross Leithead
Birth7 APR 1848Bentonsport, Van Buren, Iowa
Death20 JUL 1909Glendale, Kane, Utah
Marriage1864to Thomas Goldman Smith
FNellie Waddie Leithead
BirthABT 18 FEB 1844Uintah Springs, Sanpete, Utah
Death20 JUL 1909Glendale, Kane, Utah
Marriage6 JAN 1870to Daniel Justet Jr.
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) James Leithead
Birth14 JUN 1816Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Death31 MAR 1907 Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
Marriage16 MAY 1835to Deborah Lamoreaux at near Scarbrough, Ontario, Canada
Marriage7 MAY 1856to Lucinda Sevella Gardner at Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
FatherJohn Leithead
MotherJeaney Harvey
PARENT (F) Lucinda Sevella Gardner
Birth30 MAY 1837Wahington, Erie, Pennsylvania
Death16 APR 1917 Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
Marriage7 MAY 1856to James Leithead at Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
FatherBenjamin Gardner
MotherElecta Lamport
CHILDREN
MBen Lomand Leithead Sr.
Birth31 AUG 1858Farmington, Davis, Utah
Death15 DEC 1926Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
Marriage3 SEP 1879to Eliza Ann Brinkerhoff at Saint George, Washington, Utah
MJames Gardner Leithead
Birth6 APR 1857Farmington, Davis, Utah
DeathOCT 1860Farmington, Davis, Utah
MWilliam Leithead
Birth10 OCT 1860Farmington, Davis, Utah
Death10 OCT 1860Farmington, Davis, Utah
FHelen (Hellen) Lucinda Leithead
Birth15 NOV 1861Farmington, Davis, Utah
Death25 DEC 1936Phoenix, Arizona
Marriage14 NOV 1879to John Brinkerhoff at St George, Washington, Utah
Marriage13 JAN 1882to Hyrum Brinkerhoff at Saint George, Washington County, Utah
FEffie Sevella Leithead
Birth15 MAY 1864Farmington, Davis, Utah
Death20 JAN 1918Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
Marriage19 OCT 1881to Effie Sevella Leithead at Saint George, Washington County, Utah
Marriage19 OCT 1881to Haskell Shurtliff Jolley at Saint George, Washington County, Utah
FElecta Belinda Leithead
Birth21 MAR 1869St. Thomas, Nevada
Death2 OCT 1945Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
Marriage5 SEP 1889to Moses David Harris at Manti, Sanpete, Utah
FEdith Mahala Leithead
Birth14 NOV 1871Glendale, Kane, Utah
Death3 APR 1938Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
Marriage22 JAN 1892to George Averett at Glendale, Kane, Utah
MAlva Milo Leithead
Birth17 APR 1873Glendale, Kane, Utah
Death1 AUG 1902
Marriage1 MAR 1892to Elizabeth Melvina Clark
Marriage13 MAR 1892to ?
Marriage13 MAR 1892to Elizabeth Melvina Clark
MJohn Owens Leithead
Birth1 JUN 1878Glendale, Kane, Utah
Death26 DEC 1970
Marriage27 SEP 1905to Malita Brittania Jolley
Marriage7 JUN 1960to Pearl Esther Beddes at Lovell, Big Horn, Wyoming
Evidence
[S117]1900 Federal Census HeritageQuest online
[S150]Diary of James Leithead
[S154]1880 Federal Census HeritageQuest online
Descendancy Chart
James Leithead b: 14 JUN 1816 d: 31 MAR 1907
Deborah Lamoreaux b: 4 FEB 1808 d: 29 FEB 1888
Jane Leithead b: 3 MAY 1836 d: 8 MAY 1836
Infant Leithead b: ABT 1841
Ann Cross Leithead b: 7 APR 1848 d: 20 JUL 1909
Nellie Waddie Leithead b: ABT 18 FEB 1844 d: 20 JUL 1909
Lucinda Sevella Gardner b: 30 MAY 1837 d: 16 APR 1917
Ben Lomand Leithead Sr. b: 31 AUG 1858 d: 15 DEC 1926
Eliza Ann Brinkerhoff b: 24 JAN 1861 d: 7 FEB 1935
Ben Lomand Leithead Jr. b: 27 JAN 1885 d: 7 FEB 1969
Jennie Willis b: 18 APR 1890 d: 26 MAY 1966
Dicy Leithead b: 3 FEB 1913 d: 13 JAN 1998
Clifford Berch Warner b: 9 MAY 1910 d: 21 FEB 1981
Lyle Warner b: 4 MAY 1947 d: 25 JAN 2019
Milo Willis Leithead b: 6 FEB 1911 d: 18 APR 2000
Lillian Idella Rita Arthur b: 2 MAR 1907 d: 31 OCT 2009
Horace Lomand Leithead b: 5 FEB 1915 d: 17 MAR 1997
Glen Selkirk Leithead b: 30 NOV 1941 d: 30 OCT 1980
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Nathan Horace Leithead b: 12 JUN 1970 d: 31 JUL 1988
Barry Lomand Leithead b: 28 NOV 1952 d: 29 JUL 1980
Warren Willis Leithead b: 11 JAN 1917 d: 3 MAY 1993
Geneva Leithead b: 16 OCT 1918 d: 15 OCT 2007
Andrew Wesley Leithead b: 16 NOV 1921 d: 28 AUG 1991
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Alva Willis Leithead b: 3 MAY 1923 d: 7 MAR 1993
Chester Willis Leithead b: 14 MAY 1925 d: 15 MAY 1925
James Willis Leithead b: 9 JUN 1934 d: 9 MAR 1937
Irene Leithead b: 28 MAR 1931 d: 29 SEP 2007
Lucinda Sevella Leithead b: 29 FEB 1880 d: 30 JUN 1961
Celesta Snell b: 24 JUN 1905 d: 14 APR 2002
Edward Charles Lewis d: 31 MAY 1976
George F Lewis d: living
Fred Lewis d: living
Kaye Snell d: living
Chuck Romo d: living
Eliza Lavina Leithead b: 19 JUN 1882 d: 23 JAN 1966
Flavilla Leithead b: 12 APR 1887 d: 20 OCT 1896
Leona Leithead b: 13 AUG 1889 d: 9 DEC 1958
Robert B(ryant?) Moncur b: 1864? utah
Luella Leithead b: 9 MAY 1892 d: 5 JUL 1954
James Haskell Leithead b: 20 NOV 1894 d: 8 MAY 1920
Alva Darwin Leithead b: 1 AUG 1897 d: 1 NOV 1973
H Leoma Klaus b: 1912 d: 1991
Felma Leithead b: 27 JAN 1903 d: 31 JUL 1970
Emeron Leithead b: 3 SEP 1900 d: 24 MAY 1987
Mary Juanita Roy b: 6 SEP 1907 d: 5 JAN 1991
James Gardner Leithead b: 6 APR 1857 d: OCT 1860
William Leithead b: 10 OCT 1860 d: 10 OCT 1860
Helen (Hellen) Lucinda Leithead b: 15 NOV 1861 d: 25 DEC 1936
John Brinkerhoff b: 20 MAR 1857 d: 28 SEP 1880
Hyrum Brinkerhoff b: 21 JAN 1849 d: 28 MAR 1927
John Leithead Brinkerhoff b: 22 SEP 1888 d: OCT 1907
Willard Owen Brinkerhoff b: 27 OCT 1891 d: 16 NOV 1891
Harold Vivian Brinkerhoff b: 16 FEB 1898 d: 9 MAR 1899
Effie Sevella Leithead b: 15 MAY 1864 d: 20 JAN 1918
Effie Sevella Leithead b: 15 MAY 1864 d: 20 JAN 1918
Haskell Shurtliff Jolley b: ABT 1862 d: 18 JUN 1930
Mary Jensen Jolley b: 27 OCT 1876 d: 13 AUG 1915
James Henry Jolley b: 30 SEP 1884 d: 30 SEP 1884
Haskell Manning Jolley b: 4 MAR 1890 d: 1 DEC 1890
Effie Sevella Jolley b: 8 JUL 1894 d: 17 FEB 1915
Lomond Lorenzo Jolley b: 9 MAY 1896 d: 24 OCT 1974
Merrill Alva Jolley b: 6 SEP 1898 d: 11 JAN 1979
Leila Jolley b: 5 JUN 1900 d: 18 APR 1980
Jeana Harvey Jolley b: 30 DEC 1902 d: 12 FEB 1971
Electa Belinda Leithead b: 21 MAR 1869 d: 2 OCT 1945
Moses David Harris b: 7 APR 1864 d: 5 AUG 1954
Zilla Harris b: 17 AUG 1903 d: 10 FEB 1982
Heber McArthur b: 29 JAN 1901 d: 10 MAR 1981
Erma Harris b: 19 APR 1905 d: 19 APR 1905
Electa Vilate Harris b: 25 AUG 1890 d: 2 APR 1951
Wilford Ray Olson b: 4 JUL 1889 d: 2 APR 1951
Nord Ray Olson b: 8 SEP 1926 d: 12 APR 1952
Orson Vern Asay b: 3 MAY 1894 d: 20 FEB 1978
David Leland Harris b: 15 FEB 1893 d: 8 FEB 1979
Edna Erma Harris b: 25 JAN 1917 d: 27 JAN 1917
Amelia Harris b: 7 JUL 1894 d: 24 DEC 1960
Bryant Barnes Robertson b: 12 MAR 1886 d: 24 DEC 1960
James Keith Harris b: 27 JUN 1897 d: 25 MAY 1932
William Warner Sr b: 1646 d: 28 FEB 1714
Hannah Warner b: 17 NOV 1706
Maurene Harris b: 17 NOV 1927 d: 25 JAN 1928
Hannah Robbins b: 30 APR 1643 d: 3 MAR 1714
Edna Harris b: 17 JUL 1931 d: 17 JUL 1931
Layton Harris b: 6 JUN 1899 d: 13 SEP 1986
Pearl Abston b: 16 JUL 1899 d: 13 MAY 981
Elva La Rue Harris b: 27 JUN 1926 d: 24 MAR 2019
Roger Abston Harris b: 17 MAR 1937 d: 12 JAN 2013
Pearl Abston b: 16 JUL 1899 d: 13 MAY 981
Elva La Rue Harris b: 27 JUN 1926 d: 24 MAR 2019
Roger Abston Harris b: 17 MAR 1937 d: 12 JAN 2013
Ethan Leithead Harris b: 26 JAN 1909 d: 21 JUN 1979
Edith Mahala Leithead b: 14 NOV 1871 d: 3 APR 1938
George Averett b: 16 APR 1859 d: 3 FEB 1939
Lafayette Averett b: 19 JUN 1894 d: 28 NOV 1896
Lafell Averett b: 19 JUN 1894 d: 25 AUG 1894
Effie Vilate Averett b: 25 AUG 1896 d: 16 APR 1986
Myrl Averett b: 17 OCT 1905 d: 16 NOV 1995
Myrtle Averett b: 23 OCT 1898 d: 19 OCT 1921
Glen Averett b: 15 AUG 1900 d: 11 NOV 1975
Cecil Averett b: 9 FEB 1902 d: 5 FEB 1910
George Lomond Averett b: 31 OCT 1892 d: 19 APR 1963
Alva Milo Leithead b: 17 APR 1873 d: 1 AUG 1902
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John Owens Leithead b: 1 JUN 1878 d: 26 DEC 1970
Pearl Esther Beddes b: 5 SEP 1907 d: 12 JAN 1979