Looking for information on Mary Jane Leonard born about 1865 in Ireland and emigrated to the U.S. October of 1881.Married Alexander H. Smith about 1888. Alexander was born in Ohio but his parents were born in Germany and his family name was originally spelled Schmidt.Children were Rosella Gertrude (b. 1888), Mary Ethel (b. 1891), Ruth Emiline (b. 1897), Audrey (b. 1898), and Freda (b. 1903).The family appears in the Lima, OH, census in 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930.
Ruth married John Moening and died 1966 in Lima, OH.Freda Married William Coleman and died in 1968 in San Bernardino, CA.Freda was my great grandmother.