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Leonard Claire Billig

Male 1914 - 1976  (61 years)


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  • Name Leonard Claire Billig  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 24 Oct 1914  Greenville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Oct 1976  Roscommon, Roscommon County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4
    Buried Higgins Cemetery, Roscommon County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The son of William and Minnie (Bell) BILLING. He was a foreman for the Highway Department. After earning an associate's degree from Case Western Reserve he was employed by Murray Way Corp as VP Sales and Service Engineering. He and Mary are buried in Higgins Cemetery, Roscommon, MI. (Robert S. Strong, SFAA Historian).
    Person ID I20839  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Family Mary Louise Griffith,   b. 21 Dec 1913, Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1997, Gaylord, Otsego County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1936  Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • They were married in the First Baptist Church in downtown Youngstown, F.B. McAllister, minister.

      Alberta Rudersdorf, Gordon Rudersdorf, and L. Klaesius were witnesses.  It was a small wedding.  She wore an aqua dress with brown accessories.  She weighed 101 pounds.  Reception was at the house afterwards.  Music was provided by a lady who whistled beautifully.  Mom had sewn Uncle Red's pajamas up when he got married the year before, so he hid her girdle on her wedding day. Leonard and Mary Louise Honeymooned in Cleveland for two days.
    Children 
     1. David Lee Billig,   b. 31 Oct 1937, Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 2000, North Branch, Lapeer County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2006 
    Family ID F7433  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Oct 1914 - Greenville, Mercer County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Apr 1936 - Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Oct 1976 - Roscommon, Roscommon County, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Higgins Cemetery, Roscommon County, Michigan Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S326] Daley, William (www.wadquest@aol.com) "Richard Osborn Family" http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=osborn_richard ; Ver. Sun Nov 17 15:05:57 2002.

    2. [S344] Billig, William-Family Researcher (elaineandbill@msn.com) 7260 Mustang Drive Clarkston, MI 48346-2622.

    3. [S413] Strong, Robert S. (SFAA Historian) "Descendants of Ansel Strong 3276, page 193".

    4. [S333] Ancestry.com - U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current [database online], (Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011. Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration. The Social Security Administration Death Master File contains information on millions of deceased individuals with United States social security numbers whose deaths were reported to the Social Security Administration. Birth years for the individuals listed range from 1875 to last year. Information in these records includes name, birth date, death date, and last known residence.).