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Léonce Nesbitt MOTYER

Male 1911 - 1994  (82 years)
Person ID: I246   |  Last Modified: 20 Apr 2024


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  • Name Léonce Nesbitt MOTYER  [1, 2
    Relationshipwith Léonce Reginald “Tupsy” MOTYER
    Associated names MOTYER , MOTIER 
    Gender Male 
    Birth 12 Aug 1911  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Died 17 Jun 1994  Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Webster Union Cemetery, Webster, Monroe County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Leonce Nesbitt Motyer (1911-1994) - Find a Grave Memorial
    Leonce Nesbitt Motyer (1911-1994) - Find a Grave Memorial
    Notes 
    • Black?  According to his U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records (1938-1946 Record), he is listed as follows:

      Name: Leonce N Motyer
      Birth Year: 1912
      Race: Negro, citizen
      Nativity State or Country: Pennsylvania
      State: New York
      County or City: Monroe

      Enlistment Date: 25 Feb 1943
      Enlistment State: New York
      Enlistment City: Rochester
      Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Grade: Private
      Grade Code: PrivateTerm of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
      Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source: Civil Life

      Education: 2 years of college
      Marital Status: Married
      Height: 69
      Weight: 145
  • Parents

    Family ID: F88 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Henry MOTYER (ID:I73)
              b. 16 Jul 1882, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1954, Towanda, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Myrtle B. NESBITT (ID:I245)
              b. 15 Sep 1885, Lehman Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Dec 1965, Dallas, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 80 years) 
    Marriage 11 Oct 1910  Lehman Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Age at Marriage Henry was 28 years and 3 months old - Myrtle B. was 25 years and 1 month old. (≠ 3 years and 2 months - Were Married ~ 43 years and 2 months). 
    Marriage Site At the home of George & Cora Nesbitt MEKEEL  [3
    Children
     1. MaleLéonce Nesbitt MOTYER (ID:I246) (current person)
              b. 12 Aug 1911, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Jun 1994, Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 82 years)
     2. FemaleAlise Marguerite MOTYER (ID:I250)
              b. 27 Jul 1915, Kingston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Mar 2012, Richmond, Richmond County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 96 years)
  • Family

    Family ID: F89 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  |  Last Modified: 7 Feb 2008  
    Wife Lois Elizabeth MCBRIDE (ID:I247)
              b. 8 Aug 1915, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 22 Jul 1992, Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years) 
    Marriage Abt 1936 
    Age at Marriage Léonce Nesbitt was ~ 24 years and 4 months old - Lois Elizabeth was ~ 20 years and 4 months old. (≠ 4 years - Were Married ~ 56 years and 7 months). 
  • Other Personal Events

    Unique Identifier A18713DB68724FBCA967E626B9CBAA397EA7 
    Death Index 17 Jun 1994  Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    North Carolina Death Collection, 1908-1996 Record 
    • Name: Leonce Nesbitt Motyer
      Death Date: 17 Jun 1994
      Death City: Hendersonville
      Death County: Henderson
      Death State: North Carolina
      Death Age: 82
      Burial Location: Cremation in state

      Birth Date: 12 Aug 1911

      Residence County: Henderson
      Residence State: North Carolina
      Father: Motyer
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Social Security Number: 073093399
      Autopsy: No
      Institution: General Hospital
      Attendant: Physician
    Death Index 17 Jun 1994  Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Social Security Death Index Record 
    • Name: Leonce N. Motyer
      SSN: 073-09-3399
      Last Residence: 28739  Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina, United States of America
      Born: 12 Aug 1911
      Died: 17 Jun 1994
      State (Year) SSN issued: New York (Before 1951)
    Cemetery Webster Union Cemetery, Webster, Monroe County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Webster Union Cemetery is also known as:
      • Union Cemetery
    Find-a-Grave Cemetery
    • Find-a-Grave Cemetery ID: 66665
    Find-a-Grave Memorial ID 65767037 
    Siblings 1 sister 
       1.Male Léonce Nesbitt MOTYER (current person)
              b. 12 Aug 1911, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Jun 1994, Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    FemaleLois Elizabeth MCBRIDE
              b. 8 Aug 1915, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 22 Jul 1992, Hendersonville, Henderson County, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years),  m. Abt 1936  
       2.Female Alise Marguerite MOTYER
              b. 27 Jul 1915, Kingston, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 17 Mar 2012, Richmond, Richmond County, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
    MaleAlden Eugene SWAYZE
              b. 6 Nov 1918, Canton, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 28 May 2004, Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years),  m. 27 Dec 1940, Towanda, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
     
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Joseph MOTYER
              b. Abbotsbury, Dorsetshire County (now Dorset County), England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Mar 1779, Swyre, Dorsetshire County (now Dorset County), England Find all individuals with events at this location  (4 x Great Grandfather) 
    Cora MEKEEL
              b. Lehman Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Canton, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Grandmother) 
  • Cemeteries
    Cemetery: Webster Union Cemetery, Webster, Monroe County, New York, USA
    Cemetery: Webster Union Cemetery, Webster, Monroe County, New York, USA

    Find-a-Grave Cemetery ID: 66665

    Webster Union Cemetery is also known as:
    • Union Cemetery

  • Event Map

  • Source Citations

    1. [S83] Internet: Website: Ancestry.com, (http://www.Ancestry.com), accessed 6 Sep 2023), Clarke Family Tree (Reliability: 3).
      https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/35425820/person/400195293979/story

    2. [S322] Internet: Website: Find-a-Grave, (https://www.findagrave.com/), accessed 1 Apr 2024), Leonce Nesbitt Motyer (1911-1994) (Reliability: 3).
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/65767037

    3. [S142] John Alden SWAYZE, Internet: Family Group Worksheet: SWAYZE, John Alden, 20 Aug 2014 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S140] SWAYZE, John Alden, [(E-ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE),], Internet: eMail: SWAYZE, John Alden, 26 Aug 2014 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S83] Internet: Website: Ancestry.com, (http://www.Ancestry.com), accessed 6 Sep 2023), Clarke Family Tree (Reliability: 3).
      https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/35425820/person/400008383029/story