John Baptist Leiby

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John Baptist Leiby

Also Known As: "John B. Lieby"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: France
Death: Died in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
Place of Burial: Grand Rapids Veterans Home Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of <private> Leiby and Mary Leiby
Husband of <private> Leiby (Kraase)
Father of <private> Leiby; <private> Leiby; <private> Leiby; <private> Leiby; <private> Leiby (Lieby) and 11 others

Occupation: Farmer/ Soldier
Managed by: Private User
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Immediate Family

    • <private> Leiby (Kraase)
      spouse
    • <private> Leiby
      child
    • <private> Leiby
      child
    • <private> Leiby
      child
    • <private> Leiby
      child
    • <private> Leiby (Lieby)
      child
    • <private> Leiby
      child
    • <private> Leiby
      child
    • <private> Leiby
      child
    • <private> Leiby
      child
    • <private> Fahner (Leiby)
      child
    • <private> Leiby
      child

About John Baptist Leiby

[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Leiby&GSfn=John&GSmn=B.&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=24&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=15911748&df=all&]

'''John B. Leiby (Libey)'''

Military service: American Civil War Union side Company I [http://www.michiganinthewar.org/infantry/1compi.htm] 1st Michigan Infantry ( note: there were 2 1st Michigan Infantry units. One Unit served 3 months, the Second served 3 Years. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1st_Michigan_Volunteer_Infantry_Regiment_(3_Years)]

note: John B. Leiby is also reported to be interred at the Port Crescent Cemetery, in Huron County, Michigan. This information is false. Johns widow Christina and one child, James Charles Leiby (who died in infancy) are buried there.

History of the 1st Michigan Infantry:[

[http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unmiinf1.htm] http://www.civilwarintheeast.com/USA/MI/1MI.php]

Notice

in headstone photograph, that John has no G.A.R. Flag holder, next to his headstone.
''This means:'' John did not join the G.A.R., which seems unlikely as he was Buried in a Military Cemetery.

OR, John has been forgotten, through time.

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John Baptist Leiby's Timeline

1836
1836
France