AFB - Edgar Howard Leach - b. Eight Mile, Oregon 26 Mar 1894, d. Sublimity 2 Apr 1969, Lot #549, signed by Eldora M. Leach.
1900 OR CENSUS - Edgar H. Leach, age 6, b. Mar 1894 in Oregon, is enumerated with father Edward [Edgar] D., age 49, occupation farmer, b. Feb 1851 in New York, and [mother], Ina Leach , age 45, mother of 7 children, b. Jun 1854 in Wisconsin, along with Leslie L., age 24, b. Jan 1876 in Nebraska, Menira, age 21, b. Feb 1879 in Nebraska, Bernard, age 18, b. May 1882 in Nebraska, Deliah M., age 14, b. Oct 1885 in Oregon, Ruth, age 11, b. Jun 1888 in Oregon, and Robert, age 10, b. Jan 1890 in Oregon.
1910 OR CENSUS – E. Howard Leach (16y, b Oregon) enumerated with mother Ina A. (55y, b Wisconsin, widowed, mother of 9 children, 7 living at time of census) and brother Robert F. (20y, b Oregon, occupation painter)
1st MARRIAGE – ca 1917 to Lilly G. Weigel
WWI Draft Registration Card – Edgar Howard Leach, 23y, of Dallas, Polk Co, Oregon; born 26 Mar 1894, Lexington, Oregon; occupation farmer; married; dependents wife & mother
1920 OR CENSUS – Edgar H. Leach (25y, b Oregon, occupation real estate salesman) enumerated with wife Lilly G. (25y, b Nebraska), son Lyle L. (4m, b Oregon) and sister-in-law Cora E. Weigel (35y, b Kansas)
NOTE – Lilly and Cora were daughters of Jacob Weigel who is buried in City View Cemetery. Lilly and Edgar were divorced. Lilly appears in 1930 census of Salem, Marion Co, Oregon, with her sister Cora Weigel and son Lyle Leach, although the census gives her name as Gertrude and calls her widowed
2nd MARRIAGE – Edgar Howard Leach and Faith Roberta Dayton md 4 Oct 1928, Marion Co, Oregon
1930 OR CENSUS – Edgar H. Leach (36y, b Oregon, first married at age 21y, occupation apartment house manager) enumerated with wife Faith R. (32y, b Washington, first married at age 17y)
1940 OR CENSUS – Edgar H. Leach (46y, b Oregon, occupation apartment manager) enumerated with wife Faith (39y, b Washington, occupation cleaning & pressing) and son Lyle (21y, b Oregon, occupation radio repairman); family was living in same house in 1935
NOTE – Edgar and Faith were divorced. Faith died 2 Sept 1981 in Los Angeles Co, California [California death index] and was buried in Restlawn Memory Gardens in Polk Co, Oregon.
WWII Draft Registration Card – Edgar Howard Leach, 48y, of 695 Court St, Salem, Marion Co, Oregon; born 26 Mar 1894, Morrow Co, Oregon; person who knows address Lyle Leach, same address
3rd MARRIAGE – Edgar H. Leach (of Marion Co, Oregon, born 26 Mar 1894) and Eldora Hutchinson (of Marion Co, Oregon, born 29 Aug 1913) md 9 Dec 1961, Stevenson, Skamania Co, Washington