From Post 55 Desc Book - occupation, tinner, res. St. Charles.
Post 55: Co G 20 Ohio Inf occ'p'n Clerk - no dates of service.
Pensioned SC 570 725
Pension File shows residence since service: Cincinnati, Ohio to
1866; Winterset, Iowa to 1871; Lincoln County, Kansas to 1873;
Winterset, Iowa to 1905; Jamestown, Pennsylvania to present 1912.
Was in St. Charles 1890. Pension $19 19 Sep 1915, Knoc County, Ohio,
$32 10 Jun 1918.
Desc.: 5 ft 3 in. dark complexion, gray eyes, brown hair, occupation
student when enlisted.
Mrs. Orvilla Leonard married Sylvester 12 Oct 1925, St. Charles,
Iowa. She is 84 years of age, living with a daughter, Mrs. P. S.
Wise; died Dakota County, Nebraska, South Souix City.
S. R. Leonard was a foster son of William L. Leonard Surgeon 39th
Iowa Infantry and 7th Illinois Infantry.
Soldier's Pension Certificate No SC570725
Winterset Madisonian 18 Feb 1926 - Leonard, S. R. familiarly known
as Rigg died at his home 11 Feb 1926. Buried St. Charles, Iowa. Went
with his father Dr. W. L. Leonard as Surg Asst age 16. After service
lived for a time in western Kansas. Survived by wife and son