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Direct Descendants of Joseph C Leech
1 Joseph C Leech b: September 30, 1838 d: June 28, 1920
.. +Elizabeth Huister b: 1854
... 2 Thomas King Leech b: May 26, 1879 d: January 28, 1920
....... +Ursula Lyon Leach b: February 19, 1883 d: June 03, 1964
........ 3 Genevieve Kathryn Leech b: August 10, 1909 d: October 29, 1940
............ +Sylvester Engval Sather b: March 25, 1903 d: February 02, 1985
............. 4 (Dennis King Sather)
............. Dennis Dean Elgord b: May 19, 1940 d: February 02, 1987
.................. 5 Laura _______
After Genevieve's death, Dennis was adopted in 1945 by Lewis & Hattie Elgord (Genevieve's half-sister) and renamed Dennis Dean Elgord.
Dennis attended Kindergarten in Lynwood, California.
He went to school at Baptist Elementary School in Compton, California; graduated June 16, 1954
1955: Instead of high school, he attended Brown Military Academy in Pacific Beach, California.
Worked in Lynwood for a traveling cookware demonstration company; married his boss,
Elizabeth (Betty) A. Joki. They got an apartment on Imperial Highway, across from St. Francis Hospital.
About 1986 he lived in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
1987: he was an inpatient at St. Mary's Hospice, Milwaukee, where he died.
Informant name on death certificate: Terry Keegan.