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Marriage: Children:
  1. Susan Wingfield Leake: Birth: 6 FEB 1788. Death: 13 JUN 1861

  2. Austin Leake: Birth: 15 AUG 1792. Death: 23 DEC 1825

  3. Walter Mask Leake: Birth: 20 MAY 1795. Death: JUN 1825

  4. Mary Leake: Birth: 1797. Death: 1806

  5. Lucy Leake: Birth: 10 NOV 1800. Death: 2 APR 1859

  6. Elizabeth Leake: Birth: 1803. Death: 1805

  7. Elizabeth Leake: Birth: 15 MAY 1806. Death: 22 SEP 1822


Notes
a. Note:   LEAKE, Walter, a Senator from Mississippi; born in Albemarle County, Va., May 25, 1762; served in the Revolutionary War; studied law; admitted to the bar and practiced; appointed by President Thomas Jefferson one of the United States judges for Mississippi Territory in 1807; moved to Hinds County, Miss., and engaged in the practice of law; upon the admission of Mississippi as a State into the Union was elected as a Democratic Republican to the United States Senate and served from December 10, 1817, to May 15, 1820, when he resigned; chairman, Committee on Indian Affairs (Sixteenth Congress); appointed United States marshal for the district of Mississippi in 1820; Governor of Mississippi 1821-1825; died in Mount Salus, Hinds County, Miss., November 17, 1825. --- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress


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