Josiah Leake

ID Number: T00003

Biographical Data
Basic Identification

Gender: male

Ethnicity: European American

Immigration: no

Attributed Race: white

Free or Enslaved: free

Birth & Family

Birth Date: 1778/00/00

Birthplace: unknown

Mother: unknown

Father: unknown

1st Spouse: unknown

2nd Spouse: male

Age Details

Age: 28

Age Group: adult (20-59)

Life Details

Occupation(s): Commonwealth’s Attorney (lawyer) and postmaster

Last Church:

Military Service: none

Last Residence: Lynchburg, Virginia

Last Address:


Death Date: 1806/08/13

Death Note: none

Place of Death: unknown

Cause of Death: unknown

Burial & Undertaking

Burial Date: 1806/08/00

Funeral Home:

Diuguid ID Number:

Indigent?: private interment

Gravesite and Grave Marker Data

Grave Marker or Marker Fragment: yes

Section: 101.V

Confirmation Source for Location: gravemarker

Grave Marker Erector(s): unknown

Confirmation Source for Interment: gravemarker

Obituary and Biographical Detials

See Lynchburg and Its People by Christian, page 36, for death date and other biographical details

BOBW says he was Lynchburg’s FIRST Commonwealth’s Attorney