Patriot: Leeke, Henry, Jr. (1)(2, p.198)(5)

SAR #: P-234974 (5)

DAR #: Not found









Support for American Revolution

Military Service: Corporal 2nd Maryland Line Jan. 1776. Sergeant 1st Maryland Line April 1777-Dec. 1779. (1)(2)(5)

Public Service:

Civilian Aid:

Oath of Allegiance:



Date: 1820 (1)(2)(5)

Cemetery: William E. Brown Farm Cemetery, Brookeville (1)(5)

Find-A-Grave #: Not found

Headstone GPS Coordinates:

Marked: 1911-12 by DAR Janet Montgomery Chapter (N)

Notes: Pensioned (S34395) in Mont. Co. In 1816 Treasurer of MD was directed to pay "Henry Leeke" quarterly the half pay of a sergeant. On Feb. 16, 1820 the balance due "Henry Leake," deceased, late of Mont. Co., was ordered paid to James Brown of Mont. Co. (2). Marking information per DAR Janet Montgomery Chapter records. Cemetery location listed in DAR Magazine Vol. 51 #4 Oct. 1917 p. 205. Member of Maryland 400. Maryland State Archives biography located at

Last Updated: 3 / 11 / 2018

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Source Information Codes

(1) MDSSAR Patriot Index (no longer active)

(2) "Revolutionary Patriots of Montgomery County, Maryland 1776-1783" by Henry C. Peden, Jr.

(3) Montgomery County Cemetery Inventory

(4) Find A Grave

(5) NSSAR Patriot Research System

(6) NSDAR Genealogical Research System

(N) See Notes section of record for additional information about this field.

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