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James Leal Greenleaf

landscape architect

James Leal Greenleaf, American landscape architect. Member National Commission Fine Arts.

Background

Greenleaf, James Leal was born on July 30, 1857 in Kortright, New York, United States. Son of Thomas and Eleanor (Leal) Greenleaf.

Education

C.E., School of Mines (Columbia), 1880.

Career

1 son, Donald Leal. Special agent 10th Census, reporting on water power of the Northwest, 1880-1882. With engineering department of Columbia University, 1882-1894, advancing to Adjunct Professor. Private practice, since 1894.

Membership

Member National Commission Fine Arts.

Connections

Married Bertha Potts, June 4, 1889 (died 1911).

father:
Thomas Greenleaf

mother:
Eleanor (Leal) Greenleaf

spouse:
Bertha Potts