Cynthia Hicks (Van Name) Leonard

Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for Cynthia Hicks (Van Name) Leonard

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This is a pedigree chart for Cynthia [Van_Name-1]. There are additional tools below.

* Cynthia Hicks (Van Name) Leonard
Cynthia Hicks (Van Name) Leonard
28 Feb 1828 - May 1908
Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA

Sister of Catherine Celeste (VanName) Cloyes

Wife of Charles Egbert Leonard

Mother of Ida Kate (Leonard) Schultze, Harriet Jeanne (Leonard) Colburn, Leona Frederica (Leonard) Ross, Helen Louise (Leonard) Moore, Susan B. (Leonard) Allen and Emma B. Leonard

William VanName ancestors
abt 1800 - abt 21 Feb 1879
* [VanName grandfather? please help] * *
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* [VanName grandmother? please help] * *
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Rachel Hicks ancestors
10 Jul 1810 -
New York, United States
Benjamin Hicks ancestors
01 Dec 1798 - 17 Jun 1863
* Daniel Hicks ancestors
18 Jan 1759 - 18 Mar 1853
Great Neck, Nassau County, New York
* Benjamin Hicks more tree ancestors
abt 1715 -
* Sarah Hicks more tree ancestors
abt 1730 -
* Katherine Van Name ancestors
1765 - abt 1829
New York
* [Van Name g-g-grandfather?]
* [Van Name g-g-grandmother?]
Cynthia Ward ancestors
abt 24 Aug 1792 - 11 Jun 1854
Plainfield, Cheshire County, New Hampshire, USA
* James Ward ancestors
18 Aug 1764 - abt 1834
* James Ward more treemore tree ancestors
abt 08 Feb 1729 - 12 Apr 1804
* Amy Crane more treemore tree ancestors
26 Dec 1730 - 09 Nov 1800
* [Ward great-grandmother?] *

Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Cynthia's family history.

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Ancestor List for Cynthia (Van Name) Leonard ahnenlist
Uses the "ahnen" numbering system and presents seven generations in plain text.

Ancestor Explorer [independent app]
View or download a list of up to 20 generations of ancestors who meet a wide variety of criteria, map them, and more.

Compact Family Tree
Packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors — along with birth and death dates and locations. The downside is that it's not a conventional tree format; it may take a couple minutes to orient yourself.

How many degrees of separation are between Cynthia and Henry VIII (or anyone else)? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Cynthia's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Cynthia gets her mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Cynthia's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Cynthia's testable DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
A step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Cynthia's tree.

Dynamic Tree
Expands to include an unlimited number of generations of parents and children. You can zoom in or out and pan around for the perfect view as you browse.

Dynamic Tree by Topola [independent app]
Advanced visualization tools plus downloading and printing capabilities.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
Simple page to illustrate nuclear families based on marriages. Handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.

Family List
Flexible tool for viewing more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.

Fan ChartFan Chart [independent app]
Lots of options for display, color, and sharing, including DNA inheritance, print with PDF, and other views such as "Fractal H-Trees" and "Relative SpiderWebs."

Images of Cynthia photos
Photographs and source images for Cynthia. Please contact the profile managers if you have any to add.

Index of Van Names
Shows all the Van Names on WikiTree. Useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Cynthia. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Van Name DNA Connections and VANNAME G2G.

Map Navigator SampleLocation Maps map pin [independent apps]
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Unknown.
      Death: Rutherford, Bergen County, New Jersey, USA on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
WikiTree+'s Map Navigator can plot Cynthia's ancestors or descendants on a map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
Parallel to the pedigree chart above but optimized for printing. Can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form.

Profile of Cynthia
The central place for organizing and viewing information and sources. Whenever you see Cynthia's name on WikiTree it will be linked to the profile at where Van_Name-1 is Cynthia's unique WikiTree ID.

Profile Overview [independent app]
Dig into the contents of WikiTree profiles in a completely different way.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Van_Name-1 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Cynthia and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal. See the Relationship Finder Quick Links to check for relationships to US presidents, Mayflower passengers, Magna Carta Sureties and more.

Research with RootsSearch [independent app]
Automatically search for Cynthia on more than 20 different genealogy websites with the RootsSearch app.

Share Tree on Facebook shareable tree
Download and share an attractive family tree image. This is a great way to elicit information and photo sharing from family and old friends. You might be surprised at who replies. The "Wikid Shareable Tree" is another option. You can just copy and paste the URL into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
A quick reference sheet with seven generations of Cynthia's family names.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Cynthia's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Cynthia's profile so far.

Bio Check [independent app]
Scan for missing sources and opportunities to improve profiles.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Cynthia's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Cynthia or have a Van Name family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Van Name surname index, etc. The white dot for Cynthia indicates that profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Cynthia's DNA
If Cynthia's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Cynthia's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Cynthia's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Cynthia's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Cynthia and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Cynthia.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Cynthia's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Cynthia
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Cynthia and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Cynthia's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Cynthia's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Cynthia. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via email, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Cynthia's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

E-Card for Cynthia
Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Cynthia or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.

Private Message — Directly Contact Profile Manager private message
Here you can send a private message to a Wiki Genealogist managing Cynthia's profile. If there are multiple managers or genealogists involved, you will need to send separate messages. Unless your information is sensitive it's better to post a public comment. Login to post.

Trusted List Request Form
If you're a genealogist with a special interest in collaborating on Cynthia's profile, join the Trusted List. The profile is Open so you don't need to be on the Trusted List to edit or improve upon it. You only need to join if you want to receive updates about her in your activity feeds or complete merges. You will need to login first.

If you have sourced information about Cynthia, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.