A three-volume guide to the early art and artists of Ohio. It includes coverage of fine art, photography, ornamental penmanship, tombstone carving, china painting, illustrating, cartooning and the execution of panoramas and theatrical scenery.
The earliest known ancestor was David Leist (ca.1734-1802). He lived in Pennsylvania and was the father of Andrew Leist (1755-1821) who was also born in Pennsylvania. He married Elizabeth Landman and they were the parents of thirteen children. They both died in Ohio. Descendants live in Ohio and neighboring states.
United States by Public Library of Fort Wayne and Allen County. Reynolds Historical Genealogy Department
Ohio Source Records is composed of articles from the scarce periodical The Ohio Genealogical Quarterly. This book consolidates and indexes the contents of the periodical, which consisted chiefly of cemetery records, tax lists, newspaper abstracts, and vital records, the combined articles bearing reference to about 45,000 persons.
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