Salem Pioneer Cemetery ~ Barbara J. Lesley ~ part of the Marion County Pioneer Cemeteries of Oregon
Barbara J. Lesley
MAIDEN NAME: Stutsman AKA 1: Stewart AKA 2: Leslie AKA 3: 
BORN: 13 Jun 1853 DIED: 28 Jun 1926 BURIED: 30 Jun 1926
BIRTH PLACE:  Logan Co., Indiana
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon

1860 IA CENSUS Barbary J. Stutesman (8y, b Indiana) enumerated with C. (40y, b Pennsylvania, occupation miller), Eliza J. (33y, b Ohio), George W. (11y, b Indiana), Elizabeth (10y, b Ohio), Elias (4y, b Indiana) and William H. (9m, b Indiana)

1st MARRIAGE John M.C. Stewart & Barbary J. Stutsman m 5 Sept 1869 at house of John M.C. Stewart; W.F. Lawrence, MG. Wit: M.E. Lawrence & Eva Wilson. Consent of Eliza J. Wright

1870 OR CENSUS B.J. Stewart (18y, b Iowa) enumerated with J.M.C. (32y, b Scotland, occupation laborer)

2nd MARRIAGE Jonathon Lesley, over 21 & Barbara J. Stewart, over 18 m 27 Oct 1878 at house of Barbara Stewart; P.S. Knight, MG. Wit: Ira Erb & Rosa Bernardi. Aff: Jos A. Baker

1880 OR CENSUS - B. J., age 28, b. Indiana, is enumerated with husband J. Lesley, age 44, b. Indiana, occupation machinist, along with children (husband's step-children) Mary, age 9, b. Oregon, Geo., age 7, b. Oregon, Almon, age 4, b. Oregon, and their daughter Myrtle, age 1, b. Oregon.

1900 OR CENSUS Barbara Leslie (b June 1852, Indiana, widowed, mother of 6 children, all living at time of census) enumerated with 4 children, Albert [Stewart] (b Dec 1875, Oregon), Myrtle (b Apr 1879, Oregon), Montgomery (b Jan 1881, Oregon), and Elliott E. (b Feb 1888, Oregon)

1910 OR CENSUS Barbara Leslie (57y, b Indiana, widowed, mother of 6 children, all living at time of census) enumerated with 2 sons, Elliott (21y, b Oregon, occupation driver) and Albert Stewart (34y, b Oregon, occupation telephone lineman)

1920 OR CENSUS Barbara Lesley (67y, b Iowa, widowed) enumerated with 2 sons, Elliott E. (30y, b Oregon, occupation auto repairman) and Albert A. Stuart (44y, b Oregon, occupation electrician)


At her residence 1560 North Seventeenth street, Monday, June 28, Mrs. B. J. Lesley, age 74 years. Announcement of the funeral will be made later by the Rigdon & Son mortuary.
Oregon Statesman 29 Jun 1926 3:6.

Barbara J. Leslie died June 28 at a local hospital at the age of 74 years. She was the mother of Elliot Leslie and Albert Stewart of Salem; Montie Leslie of Eugene; Mrs. Myrtle Randall of Portland, and Mrs. Jess B. Lewis of Portland. She was the sister of John Stutsman of Newport, and the half sister of P. P. Wright of Portland. Funeral services will be held today at 1:30 p. m. from the Rigdon mortuary. Interment will be in the IOOF cemetery.
Oregon Statesman 30 Jun 1926 3:5.


OSBH DC (Marion County 1926) #449

1860 IA CENSUS (Davis co, Soap Creek, FA#361)

Marion Co, Oregon, Marriage Records, 1849-1871, page 77

1870 OR CENSUS (Marion co, Salem, FA#58)

Marion Co, Oregon, Marriage Records, 1874-1879, page 41

1880 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Salem, ED 78, FA #194)

1900 OR CENSUS (Marion co, Salem, ED 136, sheet 5A)

1910 OR CENSUS (Marion co, Salem, ED 224, sheet 8B)

1920 OR CENSUS (Marion co, Salem, ED 346, sheet 3A)

OS 29 Jun 1926 3:6
OS 30 Jun 1926 3:5

LOT: 405 SPACE: 4 NW LONGITUDE: N 44 55.163' LATITUDE: W 123 02.825'