This obit appeared in the Knox Co. IL newspaper.If you know how he is related to Maria Tinkham Wright (dau. of Martha LeBaron,m. Daniel Tinkham), please contact me.Maria and her husband Peter Wright are buried in Stark Co. IL
LEBARON, William B.aged 72 years.Born Plymouth county, Mass.August 9, 1814.Early in life went to Columbia, Maine where he married September 15, 1839, Jerusha Drisco, who bore him three daughters who survive him. Converted Baptist church.Came ILL., settling Kendall county, farming ther euntil 1854, then removed Somonauk, spent three years thence to Oneida.In both Kendall and Knox counties he held public office bidng J.P. former, and Supervisor latter and postmaster of Oneida nearly ten years.January, 1886 striken ill with a severe suffering disease, which he never uttered a word of complaint.Oneida, Oct. 16, 1886.Galesburg Republican-Register.