Person:Leonard Cary (1)

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Name Leonard Cary
Gender Male
Birth[1] 6 OCT 1833 Barton, Tioga, New York, United States
Alt Birth[6] OCT 1834 Barton, Tioga, New York, United States
Census? 1850 Age 17
Census? 1855 Age 21
Census? 1860 Age 26
Census? 1865 Age 32
Census? 1870 Age 35
Census? 1875 Age 41
Census? 1880 Age 36
Census? 1892 Age 53
Census? 1900 Age 65
Census? 1905 Age 71
Census? 1910 Age 76
Death[2][3] 30 OCT 1914 Barton, Tioga, New York, United States
Burial[4][5] 1 NOV 1914 Prospect Hill Cemetery, Barton, Tioga, New York, United States
Occupation? Farmer
Obituary? 6 Nov 1914

Census 1850, Town of Barton, Tioga, New York, United States:

    Carey, Ezra [Head] - Age 40 - Male - Farmer - Valuation, $2300 - Born New York
      "          Nancy - Age 42 - Female - Born New York
      "           LEANDER - Age 17 - Male - Born New York
    --- 5 other children --

New York, United States State Census 1855, Barton Town, Tioga, New York, United States: (House #210, Frame)

    Cary, Ezra [Head] 
      "        Leonard - Child - Age 21 - Male - Born Tioga County - Native-born Voter - Land owner
    

Census 1860, Waverly P.O., Town of Barton, Tioga, New York, United States:

    Cary, Leonard [Head] - Age 26 - Male - Farmer - Valuation: Real $1400, Personal $550 - Born New York
      "        Nancy - Age 20 - Female - Born New York
      "        Miles W. - Age 4/12 - Male - Born New York

New York, United States State Census 1865, Barton Town, Tioga, New York, United States: Dwelling #99, Plank, Value $200

    Cary, Leonard - [Head] - Age 32 - Male - born Tioga County - 1 married child - Married - Farmer -                          Native-born voter, Land owner
      "       Nancy - Wife - Age 25 - Female - born Tompkins County - Mother of 3, 1 married
      "       Wiles - Child - Age 5 - Male - born Tioga County
      "       Elva - Child - Age 3 - Female - born Tioga County
      "       Harvey - Child - Age 4/12 - Male - born Tioga County
    Campbell, Sarah M. - Wife's sister - Age 15 - Female - born Tompkins County - Single
    AGRICULTURAL STATS:  81 Acres improved, 25 unimproved -  Cash value of farm $1900, stock $610, tools $130 - 18 Acres plowed, 49 A pasture, 18 A meadow - Winter wheat 1 A, Oats 7 A, Winter rye 2 A last yr, Buckwheat 7 A, Corn 2 A, Potatoes 1/2 A & 50 bushels, Flax 1/2 A, Apples 60 bushels - Cattle 1 calf, 2 working oxen, 3 cows milked; 2 horses, 1 pig (400 lb pork), 52 sheep shorn, 11 lambs raised, 150 lb wool, 2 sheep slaughtered, 3 poultry - 10 yards wool cloth, 20 yards linen

Census 1870, Waverly P.O., Town of Barton, Tioga, New York, United States:

    Carey, Leonard [head] - Age 35 - Male - White - Farmer - Valuation: Real $4000, Personal $1200 - Born                      New York
      "           Nancy - Age 30 - Female - White - Keeping House - Born New York
      "           Willis - Age 10 - Male - White - Attending school - Born New York
      "          Elvie - Age 8 - Female - White - Attending school - Born New York
      "           Harvey - Age 5 - Male - White - Attending school - Born New York
      "           James - Age 3 - Male - White - At home - Born New York
    --- 1 female domestic servant, 1 farm laborer --

New York, United States State Census 1875, Town of Barton, Tioga, New York, United States: Dwelling #8, Frame, Value $200

    Cary, Leonard - [head] - Age 41 - Male - born Tioga County - Married - Farmer - Native-born voter, Land                 owner
      "        Nancy - Wife - Age 35 - Female - born Schuyler County 
      "        Willis - Child - Age 15 - Male - born Tioga County
      "         Elva - Child - Age 12 - Female - born Tioga County
      "         Harvy - Child - Age 10 - Male - born Tioga County
      "         James - Child - Age 8 - Male - born Tioga County
      "         Leora - Child - Age 4 - Female - born Tioga County
      "         Thorin - Child - Age 1+ - Female - born Tioga County
    AGRICULTURAL STATS:  100 Acres improved, 52 unimproved total, 50 wood & timber - Cash value of farm, $5200, buildings $500, stock $820, tools & implements $200 - 34 A plowed, 26 A pasture, 20 A meadow - Winter wheat 4 A, Oats 12 A, Spring barley 12 A, buckwheat 2 A, Indian corn 2 3/4 A, potatoes 1/4 A & 80 bushels - 100 peach trees, 0 harvested - 3 horse colts, 5 horses age 5 upwards, 8 pigs (4 slaughtered, 1000 lb pork), 9 sheep shorn, 15 lambs, 36 lb wool, 3 sheep slaughtered, poultry valued $20, eggs sold $12

Census 1880, Barton, Tioga County, New York, United States :

    Cary, Leonard - Head - Male - White - Age 36 - Born (& both parents born) New York - Farmer
      "        Nancy - Wife - Female - White - Age 40 - Born (& both parents born) New York - Keeping House
      "        Willis - Son - Single - Male - White - Age 20 - Born (& both parents born) New York - Farm laborer
      "        Elva  - Daughter - Single - Female - White - Age 18
      "         Harvey - Son - Single - Male - White - Age 15
      "         James - Son - Single - Male - White - Age 13
      "         Leora  - Daughter - Single - Female - White - Age 9
      "         Theorn - Son - Single - Male - White - Age 5
      "          Ina - Daughter - Single - Female - White - Age 3
      "          LEON - Son - Male - White - 9 months (born Aug.)

New York, United States State Census 1892, Town of Barton, Tioga, New York, United States:

    Carey, Leonard - Male - Age 53 - Born United States - Citizen - Farmer
      "           Nancy - Female - Age 53 - Born United States 
     Coleman, Elva E. - Female - Age 29 - Born United States
     Carey, James J. - Male - Age 25 - Born United States
       "          Leora - Female - Age 20 - Born United States
      "           Theron - Male - Age 13 - Born United States
      "           Inez - Female - Age 15 - Born United States
      "          LEON - Male - Age 12 - Born United States
      "          Herman - Male - Age 11 - Born United States

Census 1900, Town of Barton, Tioga, New York, United States: (p. 5)

    Cary, Leonard - Head - White - Male - Born Oct. 1834 - Age 65 - Married 40 years - Born New York - Father         born New York, Mother born Canada (Fr.) - Farmer - Reads/writes/speaks English - Owns                 farm, Mortgaged - Farm # 50
      "       Nancy - Wife - White - Female - Born Mar. 1840 - Age 60 - Married 40 years - Mother of 9 children, 9             living - Born (& both parents born) New York
      "       LEON - Son - White - Male - Born Aug. 1879 - Age 20 - Single - Born (& both parents born) New York -              Occupation, Farm laborer
      "       Hermon - Son - White - Male - Born Feb. 1882 - Age 18 - Single - Occupation, Farm laborer

New York, United States State Census 1905, Town of Barton, Tioga, New York, United States:

    Cary, Lenard - Head - White - Male - Age 71 - Born United States - Citizen - Farmer - Self-employed
      "       Nancy - Wife - White - Female - Age 65 - Born United States - Citizen - House Work
      "       Herman D. - Son - White - Male - Age 23 - Born United States - Farmer - Self-employed
      "       Grace - Daughter-in-law - White - Female - Age 23 - Born United States - House Work

Census 1910, Town of Barton, Tioga, New York, United States (p. 3) :

    Cary, Lenord - Head - Male - White - Age 76 - Married 50 years - Born New York - Father born                  Connecticut ? - Mother born New York - Occupation, none - Owns In ...
      "        Nancy - Wife - Female - White - Age 67 - Married 50 years - Mother of 9 children, 9 living -  Born (&            both parents born) New York
      "        Herman - Son - Male - White - Age 28 - Married 7 years -  Born (& both parents born) New York -                  Farmer- Self-employed
      "        Grace - Daughter-in-law - Female - White - Age 38 - Married 7 years - Mother of 1 child, 1 living -                  Born (& both parents born) New York 
      "        Freda - Grand-daughter - Female - White - Age 6 months
      "        LEON - Son - Male - White - Age 30 - Married 7 years - Born (& both parents born) New York -                  Farmer - Self-employed -     
      "        MADGE - Daughter-in-law - Female - White - Age 28 - Married 7 years - Mother of 1 child, living -                    Born (& both parents born) New York 
      "        JANICE - Grand-daughter - Female - White - Age 4 
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Waverly Free Press and Tioga County Record, 6 Nov 1914:

    LEONARD CAREY     The death of Leonard Carey, a well-known resident of North Barton, occurred Friday, the funeral being held Sunday afternoon at the home. Rev. George Connell of the Waverly M.E. Church officiated.  Mr. Carey was eighty-one years old, and had resided in the home in which he died for fifty years. He was a life long member of the M.E. church and had always taken an active part in its different branches of work. Mrs. Carey died five months ago. Their children are Willis and James of Waverly, Theron of Middletown, New York, United States, Herman and Leon at home, Harvey of Poughkeepsie, Mrs. Andrew Harsh, Mrs. William Shipman, Mrs. James Shaw of Waverly. He is also survived by a half-brother, Ezra Carey of Barton.

Death certificate, issued Oct. 31, 1914:

    LEONARD CARY / Place of death, Tioga Barton Town [no village] / Date of death, Oct. 30, 1914 / Male - White - Widowed / Date of birth, Oct. 6, 1833 / Age 81 yrs, 24 days / Occupation, Farmer / Birthplace, State of N.Y. / Name of father, Ezera Cary, [born in] State of N.Y. / Name & birthplace of mother, Unknown / Informant, Herman Cary, Waverly RD #2 / Cause of death, Epithelioma, side of neck / Signed, H.P. Vontressh? Halsey Valley / Place of burial, Prospect Hill [on] Nov. 1st, 1914
References
  1. Death certificate, New York.

    LEONARD CARY / Date of birth, Oct. 6, 1833 / Age 81 yrs, 24 days

  2. Death certificate, New York.

    LEONARD CARY / Place of death, Tioga Barton Town [no village] / Date of death, Oct. 30, 1914

  3. Obituary
    Waverly Free Press and Tioga County Record, 6 Nov 1914:.

    LEONARD CAREY The death of Leonard Carey, .. of North Barton, occurred Friday,

  4. Death certificate, New York.

    LEONARD CARY / / Place of burial, Prospect Hill [on] Nov. 1st, 1914

  5. Obituary
    Waverly Free Press and Tioga County Record, 6 Nov 1914:.

    LEONARD CAREY The death of Leonard Carey, ..of North Barton, ...the funeral being held Sunday afternoon at the home.

  6. Census 1900.