Leona Susan Brech

Last updated 19 Jul 2021 in Spear–Johnson Family.

Individual

Born: 11 May 1918 in Kimball, Brule County, South Dakota, United States

Died: 3 Jun 2011 in Custer, Custer County, South Dakota, United States

Father: John Brech (1882 – 1990)

Mother: Louisa R. Schoenfelder (1886 – 1990)

Supporting evidence for:
name

census-us-1920-ps-sd-jackson-96-3a: 1920 U.S. Census, population schedule, South Dakota, Jackson County, Cottonwood Township, enumeration district 96, sheet 3A (form/penned) or page 104A (stamped); 1920 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 17 August 2018) > "South Dakota > Jackson > Cottonwood > District 0096" image 4; citing “Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 1721 (of 2076), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Line 34, dwelling 42

Comment: Source includes name (Leona S. Brech).

census-us-1930-ps-sd-jackson-7-1a: 1930 U.S. Census, population schedule, South Dakota, Jackson County, Cottonwood Township, enumeration district 36-7, sheet 1A (form/penned) or page 225A (stamped); 1930 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 18 August 2018) > "South Dakota > Jackson > Cottonwood > District 0007" image 1; citing “Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 2224 (of 2667), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 2341958]

Additional detail for reference: Line 18, dwelling 3

Comment: Source includes name (Leona S. Brech).

obituary-albert-breck-1990: Obituary for Albert B. “Al” Breck (1990); “Albert B. ‘Al’ Breck,” Newspapers.com (https://www.newspapers.com: accessed 20 May 2018), image “United States of America > South Dakota > Rapid City > Rapid City Journal > 1990 > 03 > 05” page 14; citing “The Rapid City Journal (Rapid City, South Dakota), 5 Mar 1990 (Monday), page B2, column 1”

Comment: Source includes [married] name (Leona Kury).

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source includes married name (Leona Susan Kury).

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birth

census-us-1920-ps-sd-jackson-96-3a: 1920 U.S. Census, population schedule, South Dakota, Jackson County, Cottonwood Township, enumeration district 96, sheet 3A (form/penned) or page 104A (stamped); 1920 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 17 August 2018) > "South Dakota > Jackson > Cottonwood > District 0096" image 4; citing “Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 1721 (of 2076), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Line 34, dwelling 42

Comment: Source includes age (1) and location (S. Dakota). Using her age and the official census date of 1 Jan 1920 gives a birth date range from 2 Jan 1918 to 1 Jan 1919.

census-us-1930-ps-sd-jackson-7-1a: 1930 U.S. Census, population schedule, South Dakota, Jackson County, Cottonwood Township, enumeration district 36-7, sheet 1A (form/penned) or page 225A (stamped); 1930 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 18 August 2018) > "South Dakota > Jackson > Cottonwood > District 0007" image 1; citing “Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 2224 (of 2667), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 2341958]

Additional detail for reference: Line 16, dwelling 3

Comment: Source includes age (11) and location (South Dakota). Using her age and the official census date of 1 Apr 1930 gives a birth date range from 2 Apr 1918 to 1 Apr 1919.

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source includes location (Kimball, SD) and date (May 11, 1918).

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death

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source includes location (Custer Regional Senior Care in Custer [, South Dakota]) and date (June 3, 2011).

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father

census-us-1920-ps-sd-jackson-96-3a: 1920 U.S. Census, population schedule, South Dakota, Jackson County, Cottonwood Township, enumeration district 96, sheet 3A (form/penned) or page 104A (stamped); 1920 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 17 August 2018) > "South Dakota > Jackson > Cottonwood > District 0096" image 4; citing “Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 1721 (of 2076), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Lines 27,34, dwelling 42

Comment: Source identifies Leona S. Brech as a daughter of John Brech. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

census-us-1930-ps-sd-jackson-7-1a: 1930 U.S. Census, population schedule, South Dakota, Jackson County, Cottonwood Township, enumeration district 36-7, sheet 1A (form/penned) or page 225A (stamped); 1930 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 18 August 2018) > "South Dakota > Jackson > Cottonwood > District 0007" image 1; citing “Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 2224 (of 2667), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 2341958]

Additional detail for reference: Lines 12,16, dwelling 3

Comment: Source identifies Leona S. Brech as a daughter of John Brech. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

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Family

Spouse/Partner: Fred Kury (? – 2011)

Married: 29 May 1946 in Rapid City, Pennington County, South Dakota, United States

Supporting evidence for:
marriage

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source includes location (in Rapid City, SD) and date (May 29, 1946) of marriage of Fred Kury and Leona Susan.

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Child: James Kury (? – 2011)

Miscellaneous Facts

Events

Burial: 6 Jun 2011 at Custer, Custer County, South Dakota, United States

Cemetery: (Custer Cemetary) 6 Jun 2011 at Custer, Custer County, South Dakota, United States

Supporting evidence for:
events

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source notes that internment will follow Custer Cemetery [in Custer, South Dakota].

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source includes name of cemetery (Custer Cemetery [, Custer, South Dakota]).

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Attributes

Residence: 1 Jan 1920 at Cottonwood Township, Jackson County, South Dakota, United States

Residence: 1 Apr 1930 at Cottonwood Township, Jackson County, South Dakota, United States

Residence: Bef 1946 at Cottonwood, Jackson County, South Dakota, United States

Residence: Bef 1957 at Phillip, Haakon, South Dakota, United States

Residence: Bef 1962 at Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States

Residence: Aft 1962 at Custer, Custer County, South Dakota, United States

Residence: 5 Mar 1990 at Custer, Custer County, South Dakota, United States

Supporting evidence for:
attributes

census-us-1920-ps-sd-jackson-96-3a: 1920 U.S. Census, population schedule, South Dakota, Jackson County, Cottonwood Township, enumeration district 96, sheet 3A (form/penned) or page 104A (stamped); 1920 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 17 August 2018) > "South Dakota > Jackson > Cottonwood > District 0096" image 4; citing “Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 1721 (of 2076), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

Additional detail for reference: Line 34, dwelling 42

Comment: Source includes census date (1 Jan 1920) and location (Cottonwood Township, County: Jackson, State: South Dakota).

census-us-1930-ps-sd-jackson-7-1a: 1930 U.S. Census, population schedule, South Dakota, Jackson County, Cottonwood Township, enumeration district 36-7, sheet 1A (form/penned) or page 225A (stamped); 1930 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 18 August 2018) > "South Dakota > Jackson > Cottonwood > District 0007" image 1; citing “Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 2224 (of 2667), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 2341958]

Additional detail for reference: Line 16, dwelling 3

Comment: Source includes census date (1 Apr 1930) and location (Cottonwood Township, County: Jackson, State: South Dakota).

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source notes that she was raised in Cottonwood [, South Dakota] until she moved to Phillip, SD after her marriage on 29 May 1946.

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source notes Leona moved from Phillip, South Dakota to Salt Lake City, Utah in 1957.

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source notes Leona moved from Salt Lake City, Utah to Custer [, South Dakota] in 1962.

obituary-leona-kury-2011: Obituary for Leona Susan (Brech) Kury (2011); McColley’s Chapels (http://www.mccolleyschapels.com: accessed 1 Jul 2011), McColley’s Chapels of the Hills (Custer, South Dakota), published after 3 Jun 2011

Comment: Source notes Leona moved to Custer [, South Dakota] in 1962.

obituary-albert-breck-1990: Obituary for Albert B. “Al” Breck (1990); “Albert B. ‘Al’ Breck,” Newspapers.com (https://www.newspapers.com: accessed 20 May 2018), image “United States of America > South Dakota > Rapid City > Rapid City Journal > 1990 > 03 > 05” page 14; citing “The Rapid City Journal (Rapid City, South Dakota), 5 Mar 1990 (Monday), page B2, column 1”

Comment: Source includes date of obituary (5 Mar 1990) and location (Custer [, South Dakota]).

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